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CountryFlag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
DepartmentZacapa Department

Gualán is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Zacapa. It is located in the Eastern part of the country about 165 Kilometers from Guatemala City on route CA-9.


As of 1850, Gualán had an estimated population of 2,000.[1]


Produces: Tomato, Sugar Cane, Fish, Coffee, and as with the whole of Zacapa department, has a considerable amount of Manufacturing Industry (although Dirty Industry is present as well), mainly Regional companies providing services and products targeted towards local customs.


  1. ^ Baily, John (1850). Central America; Describing Each of the States of Guatemala, Honduras, Salvador, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica. London: Trelawney Saunders. p. 88.

Coordinates: 15°08′N 89°22′W / 15.133°N 89.367°W / 15.133; -89.367