Rosario Municipality, Sinaloa

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Rosario Municipality
Municipio de Rosario
Municipality
Official seal of Rosario Municipality
Seal
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
Country  Mexico
State Coat of arms of Sinaloa.svg Sinaloa
Seat El Rosario
No. of Sindicaturas 8
Foundation 1915
Government
 • Municipal president Ángel Alfonso Silva Santiago
Area
 • Total 2,723.28 km2 (1,051.46 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 49,380[1]
Time zone Mountain Standard Time (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) Mountain Daylight Time (UTC-6)
Website Official website

Municipality of Rosario is a municipality in Sinaloa in northwestern Mexico.[2] Its seat is the city of El Rosario. According to 2010 census it had 49,380 inhabitants.

Political Subdivision[edit]

Rosario Municipality is subdivided in 8 sindicaturas:[3]

  • Potrerillos
  • Cacalotan
  • Matatan
  • La Rastra
  • Maloya
  • Pozole
  • Aguaverde
  • Chametla

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Main results by locality 2010". INEGI. 2010. 
  2. ^ "-". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved January 11, 2010. 
  3. ^ http://www.rosario.gob.mx