San Antonio Huista

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San Antonio Huista
San Antonio Huista is located in Guatemala
San Antonio Huista
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 15°39′00″N 91°46′00″W / 15.65000°N 91.76667°W / 15.65000; -91.76667
Country Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Department Flag of Huehuetenango.gif Huehuetenango
Climate Cwb

San Antonio Huista is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango. It is located 362 kilometers from Guatemala City. The predominant language is Spanish, while approximately 20% of the population speak indigenous languages, the majority speaking Mam. San Antonio Huista is situated at 1240m above sea level, with a population of 13,750 people. It covers a terrain of 256km2. The annual festival is December 8–12 dedicated to the Virgin of Guadalupe and the patron saint's day (Saint Anthony of Padua) is celebrated June 11–13.

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Coordinates: 15°39′N 91°46′W / 15.650°N 91.767°W / 15.650; -91.767