Salvador Alvarado Municipality

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Salvador Alvarado Municipality
Municipio de Salvador Alvarado
Municipality
Coat of arms of Salvador Alvarado Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
Country  Mexico
State Coat of arms of Sinaloa.svg Sinaloa
Seat Guamúchil
No. of Sindicaturas 3
Foundation 1962
Government
 • Municipal president Gonzalo Camacho Angúlo PAN Party (Mexico).svg
Area
 • Total 1,197.5 km2 (462.4 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 79,085[1]
Time zone Mountain Standard Time (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) Mountain Daylight Time (UTC-6)
Website Salvador Alvarado Government page

Salvador Alvarado Municipality (Spanish pronunciation: [salβaˈðor alβaˈɾaðo]) is in the Mexican state of Sinaloa. It stands at 25°08′09″N 107°51′45″W / 25.13583°N 107.86250°W / 25.13583; -107.86250.

The municipality reported 79,085 inhabitants in the 2010 census and has an areal extent of 1,197.5 km² (462.36 sq mi). Its municipal seat is the city of Guamúchil. The largest other community in the municipality is the town of Benito Juárez (population 5,128).

References[edit]

  • Sinaloa Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México

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