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Municipality and town
Xochiatipan is located in Mexico
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 20°50′00″N 98°17′06″W / 20.83333°N 98.28500°W / 20.83333; -98.28500Coordinates: 20°50′00″N 98°17′06″W / 20.83333°N 98.28500°W / 20.83333; -98.28500
Country  Mexico
State Hidalgo
Municipal seat Xochiatipan
 • Total 149 km2 (58 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 18,157

Xochiatipan is a town and one of the 84 municipalities of Hidalgo, in central-eastern Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 149 km².

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 18,157.[1]


Xochiatipan contains the village of Acatipa, population 670,[2][3] which at an altitude of 4,600 m is higher than the similarly sized Raíces, Mexico State, otherwise among the highest-altitude populated places in Mexico.


  1. ^ "Xochiatipan". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved December 27, 2008. 
  2. ^ nuestro-mexico.com "Longitude (dec): -98.263056 Latitude (dec): 20.915278 Height over sea level of Acatipa The locations medium height over sea level is 4600 meters. Population in Acatipa The over all population of Acatipa is 674 persons, 342 of them are male and 332 of them are female. "
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