Tlapa de Comonfort
|Tlapa de Comonfort|
|Municipality||Tlapa de Comonfort|
|• Presidente Municipal||Martimiano Benítez Lorenzo|
|Elevation||1,100 m (3,600 ft)|
(municipal seat v. municipality)
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
Tlapa de Comonfort, often shortened to Tlapa and known as Tinda'i in Mixtec, is a city in the mountain region of the Mexican state of Guerrero. It also serves as the municipal seat for the surrounding municipality of the same name.
The Codex Azoyú indicates that the city now known as Tlapa was founded between 1724 and 1756. References to it also exist in codices and wood carvings from the town of Chiepetlán, claiming it was founded in 1607, and in the Humboldt Codex.
- 1,100 metres above sea level