Pachalum

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Pachalum
Municipality
Pachalum is located in Guatemala
Pachalum
Pachalum
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 14°55′37″N 90°39′54″W / 14.92694°N 90.66500°W / 14.92694; -90.66500Coordinates: 14°55′37″N 90°39′54″W / 14.92694°N 90.66500°W / 14.92694; -90.66500
Country Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Department El Quiché
Municipality Pachalúm
Government
 • Type Municipal
 • Mayor selvin garcia
Area
 • Municipality 100 km2 (40 sq mi)
Population (Census 2002)
 • Municipality 7,037
 • Urban 2,042
 • Ethnicities K'iche', Ladino
 • Religions Roman Catholicism, Evangelicalism, Maya

Pachalúm is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of El Quiché.

Pachalúm was previously a village in the municipality of Joyabaj, but was recognized as separate municipality in 1986.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Acuerdo Gubernativo 377-86 of the 27th of June 1986, mentioned in http://pachalum.pa.funpic.org/