Palizada Municipality

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Coat of arms of Palizada
Coat of arms
Location of Palizada in Campeche
Location of Palizada in Campeche
Palizada is located in Mexico
Location of Palizada in Campeche
Coordinates: 18.63°0′N 91.83°0′W / 18.630°N 91.830°W / 18.630; -91.830Coordinates: 18.63°0′N 91.83°0′W / 18.630°N 91.830°W / 18.630; -91.830
Country  Mexico
State Campeche
Municipal seat Palizada
 • Municipal president (2006-09)
 • Total 2,071.70 km2 (799.89 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 8,352
 • Density 4.0/km2 (10/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Created 1 January 1916

Palizada (Spanish About this sound  ) is one of the 11 municipalities that make up the Mexican state of Campeche. It is situated in the far south-west corner of the state. The municipal seat, and largest settlement, is the city of Palizada. As of 2010, the population was 8,352.[1]

History and geography[edit]

The municipality of Palizada borders to the west with the state of Tabasco and to the east with the neighbouring Campeche municipality of Carmen. It covers a total surface area of 2,071.70km².


As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 8,352.[1]

As of 2010, the town of Palizada had a population of 3,089.[1] Other than the town of Palizada, the municipality had 256 localities, none of which had a population over 1,000.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d "Palizada". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014. 

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