Culiacán Municipality

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Culiacán Municipality
Municipio de Culiacán
Municipality
Official seal of Culiacán Municipality
Seal
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
Country  Mexico
State Coat of arms of Sinaloa.svg Sinaloa
Seat Culiacán Rosales
No. of Sindicaturas 17
Foundation 1915
Government
 • Municipal president Sergio Torres Félix PRI logo (Mexico).svg
Area
 • Total 4,758 km2 (1,837 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 858,638[1]
 • Density 180.5/km2 (467/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain Standard Time)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (Mountain Daylight Time)
Website Culiacán Government page

Municipality of Culiacán is a municipality in Sinaloa in northwestern Mexico.[2]

The municipal seat is the city of Culiacán.

Political subdivision[edit]

Culiacán Municipality is subdivided into 17 sindicaturas:

  • El Salado
  • Higueras de Abuya
  • Baila
  • Aguaruto
  • Emiliano Zapata
  • Adolfo López Mateos (El Tamarindo)
  • Jesús María
  • Las Tapias
  • Quilá
  • Sanalona
  • San Lorenzo
  • Tacuichamona
  • Tepuche
  • Imala
  • Costa Rica
  • Culiacancito
  • Eldorado

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Main results by locality 2010". INEGI. 2010. 
  2. ^ "-". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on January 28, 2007. Retrieved January 11, 2010. 


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