Tonalá, Chiapas

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Tonalá
Municipality
Municipality of Tonalá in Chiapas
Municipality of Tonalá in Chiapas
Tonalá is located in Mexico
Tonalá
Tonalá
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 16°6′N 93°45′W / 16.100°N 93.750°W / 16.100; -93.750Coordinates: 16°6′N 93°45′W / 16.100°N 93.750°W / 16.100; -93.750
Country  Mexico
State Chiapas
Area
 • Total 681.9 sq mi (1,766.2 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 84,594

Tonalá is a town and one of the 119 Municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico.

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 84,594,[1] up from 78,438 as of 2005.[2] It covers an area of 1766.2 km².

As of 2010, the city of Tonalá had a population of 35,322.[1] Other than the city of Tonalá, the municipality had 960 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Paredón (6,126), Tres Picos (4,403), Cabeza de Toro (3,413), classified as urban, and Manuel Ávila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (1,778), Ignacio Ramírez (1,689), Huizachal (1,421), Doctor Belisario Domínguez (La Barra) (1,043), San Luqueño (1,016), and Morelos (Mojarras) (1,010), classified as rural.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Tonalá". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Tonalá". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas. Retrieved August 18, 2008.