Pajapan is a municipality and city in Veracruz, Mexico. It is located in south zone of the State of Veracruz, about 496 km from state capital Xalapa. It has a surface of 305.98 km2. It is located at .
The municipality of Pajapan is delimited to the north by Mecayapan to the east by Gulf of Mexico and Coatzacoalcos, to the south by Chinameca and Cosoleacaqueto the west by Mecayapan. For Decree of June 22, 1889, the limits are established between the municipalities of Mecayapan and Pajapan. The Decree of October 6, 1898 is annexed as Pajapan's congregation, Minzapan's municipality.
In Pajapan , in may takes place the celebration in honor to San Juan de Dios, Patron of the town.
The weather in Pajapan is warm all year with rains in summer and autumn.
- "Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México: Pajapan" (in Spanish). Gobierno Estatal. Retrieved 2009-06-12.