Tepeji

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Tepeji del Río de Ocampo
Municipality and city
Tepeji del Río de Ocampo is located in Mexico
Tepeji del Río de Ocampo
Tepeji del Río de Ocampo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 19°54′14″N 99°20′29″W / 19.90389°N 99.34139°W / 19.90389; -99.34139Coordinates: 19°54′14″N 99°20′29″W / 19.90389°N 99.34139°W / 19.90389; -99.34139
Country  Mexico
State Hidalgo
Municipal seat Tepeji del Río de Ocampo
Area
 • Total 393.4 km2 (151.9 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)
 • Total 80,612
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)

Tepeji (officially: Tepeji del Río de Ocampo) is a city and one of the 84 municipalities of Hidalgo, in central-eastern Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 393.4 km².

Tepeji del Rio has many industrial complexes with companies such as Procter and Gamble, Kaltex, Arteche, Zaga, PPG, Pilgrims Pride etc. An investment group has constructed a golf course at nearby Lake Requena with associated residential areas. There is also a plaza which has a supermarket, a gas station, a movie theater, and other shops.

As of 2010 census, the municipality had a total population of 80,612.[1] As it's being urbanized continuously, Tepeji del Rio is about to be included in Mexico City Metro Area.

It is currently being governed by President Fernando Miranda.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tepeji del Río de Ocampo". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved December 27, 2008.