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Urique is located in Mexico
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 27°13′N 107°55′W / 27.217°N 107.917°W / 27.217; -107.917Coordinates: 27°13′N 107°55′W / 27.217°N 107.917°W / 27.217; -107.917
Country  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipality Urique
Population (2005)
 • Total 984

Urique is a town and seat of the municipality of Urique, in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. As of 2005, the town had a total population of 984.[1] Located in the southwest corner of the state in the region of the cliffs, the town is at the bottom of the valley Barranca de Urique, formed by the river of the same name, due to its low altitude above sea level, the climate of Urique is close to tropical. It's the principal village of the Municipality of Urique.


  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía. Principales resultados por localidad 2005 (ITER). Retrieved on October 25, 2008