Villa Hidalgo, Jalisco

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Villa Hidalgo
Paso de Sotos, Jalisco
Municipality and city
Main plaza of Villa Hidalgo
Main plaza of Villa Hidalgo
Coat of arms of Villa Hidalgo
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): Villa
Motto: "HEART OF THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY IN MEXICO"
Location of the municipality in the state of Jalisco.
Location of the municipality in the state of Jalisco.
Villa Hidalgo is located in Mexico
Villa Hidalgo
Villa Hidalgo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 21°40′N 102°36′W / 21.667°N 102.600°W / 21.667; -102.600
Country  Mexico
State Jalisco
Area
 • Total 496.6 km2 (191.7 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 17,291
Time zone Central Standard Time (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central Daylight Time (UTC-5)

Villa Hidalgo (formerly, Paso de Sotos) is a town and municipality in the state of Jalisco in Mexico.

Villa Hidalgo gets its name in honor of Mexican hero " Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla"

Coordinates: 21°40′N 102°36′W / 21.667°N 102.600°W / 21.667; -102.600