Chilapa de Álvarez (municipality)

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Chilapa de Álvarez
Chilapa de Álvarez is located in Mexico
Chilapa de Álvarez
Chilapa de Álvarez
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°19′N 98°58′W / 17.317°N 98.967°W / 17.317; -98.967Coordinates: 17°19′N 98°58′W / 17.317°N 98.967°W / 17.317; -98.967
Country  Mexico
State Guerrero
Municipal seat Chilapa de Álvarez
 • Total 566.8 km2 (218.8 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 105,146

Chilapa de Álvarez is one of the 81 municipalities of Guerrero, in south-western Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Chilapa de Álvarez. The municipality covers an area of 566.8 km².


As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 105,146.[1]

The year 2000 census counted 102,853 persons in the municipality.


  1. ^ "Chilapa de Álvarez". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on September 30, 2007. Retrieved December 23, 2008.