San José del Peñasco

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San José del Peñasco
Municipality and town
San José del Peñasco is located in Mexico
San José del Peñasco
San José del Peñasco
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 16°18′N 96°30′W / 16.300°N 96.500°W / 16.300; -96.500Coordinates: 16°18′N 96°30′W / 16.300°N 96.500°W / 16.300; -96.500
Country  Mexico
State Oaxaca
Area
 • Total 75.3 km2 (29.1 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 1,863
Time zone Central Standard Time (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central Daylight Time (UTC-5)

San José del Peñasco is a town and municipality in Oaxaca in south-western Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 75.3 km². It is part of the Miahuatlán District in the south of the Sierra Sur Region.

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 1863.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "San José del Peñasco". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved June 12, 2009.