Tamazula Municipality

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Tamazula
Municipality
Tamazula is located in Mexico
Tamazula
Tamazula
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 24°56′10″N 106°58′30″W / 24.93611°N 106.97500°W / 24.93611; -106.97500Coordinates: 24°56′10″N 106°58′30″W / 24.93611°N 106.97500°W / 24.93611; -106.97500
Country  Mexico
State Durango
Municipal seat Tamazula de Victoria
Government
 • Municipal President Ricardo Ochoa Beltran
Area
 • Total 5,188.1 km2 (2,003.1 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 26,368
 • Density 5.1/km2 (13/sq mi)

Tamazula is one of the 39 municipalities of Durango, in north-western Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Tamazula de Victoria. The municipality covers an area of 5188.1 km².

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 26,368.[1]

The municipality had 865 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Tamazula de Victoria (2,337), classified as urban, and El Durazno (1,044), classified as rural.[1]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Tamazula". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.