Tamalín

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Tamalín
Tamalín is located in Mexico
Tamalín
Location of Tamalín within Mexico
Coordinates: 21°20′N 97°49′W / 21.333°N 97.817°W / 21.333; -97.817
Country  Mexico
State Veracruz
Government
 • Municipal President María del Carmen Antonio Nicanor
Area
 • Total 417.9 km2 (161.4 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 11 269
 • Density 26.97/km2 (69.9/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-7)
Website http://www.tamalin.gob.mx/

Tamalín is a municipality located in the north zone in the State of Veracruz. It has a surface of 417.85 km2. It is located at 21°20′N 97°49′W / 21.333°N 97.817°W / 21.333; -97.817. By Decree of November 13, 1875 there was raised in municipality Tamalín's congregation that concerned to Tantima's municipality.

Geographic Limits[edit]

The municipality of Tamalín is delimited to the north and north-west by Ozuluama, to the east by Tamiahua, to the south by Tancoco, Naranjos Amatlán and Chinampa de Gorostiza.[1] It is watered by small rivers that are tributaries of Tamiahua's Lagoon, relies on some creeks or Lagoons, as Cuchapas's tideland and Dos Bocas.

Agriculture[edit]

It produces principally maize, beans, watermelon and orange fruit

Celebrations[edit]

In Tamalín , in July takes place the celebration in honor to Virgen de Guadalupe, Patron of the town.

Weather[edit]

The weather in Tamalín is very warm and wet all year with rains in summer and autumn.

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