Retalhuleu

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Retalhuleu
City
Retalhuleu is located in Guatemala
Retalhuleu
Retalhuleu
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 14°32′N 91°41′W / 14.533°N 91.683°W / 14.533; -91.683Coordinates: 14°32′N 91°41′W / 14.533°N 91.683°W / 14.533; -91.683
Country Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Department Retalhuleu
Population
 • Total 40,000

The city of Retalhuleu (Spanish pronunciation: [retaluˈleu]) is in south-western Guatemala. It is the departmental seat of Retalhuleu Department as well as the municipal seat of Retalhuleu Municipality.

Retalhuleu stands at about 240 metres above sea level. In 2003 the city had a population of about 40,000 people. Locally it is nicknamed "Reu."

Sports[edit]

The local football club is called Juventud Retalteca, who play in the Guatemalan top division.

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