Guanaceví

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Guanaceví
Municipal seat and city
Guanaceví is located in Mexico
Guanaceví
Guanaceví
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 25°55′54″N 105°57′13″W / 25.93167°N 105.95361°W / 25.93167; -105.95361
Country Mexico
StateDurango
MunicipalityGuanaceví
Elevation
2,100 m (6,883 ft)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total2,908

Guanaceví is a town located in the northwest of the Mexican state of Durango. As of 2015, the town of Guanaceví had a population of 2,908.[1] It serves as the municipal seat of the municipality of Guanaceví, which in the 2015 Census had a population of 9,851. It is filled with mines that contain many minerals such as gold, silver, and brass. It has many food traditions that includes sopes, enchiladas, chapaneco, tezhuino, queso, chiles rellenos, etc.

Early history of this town can be found in Perez de Ribas Paginas, book3.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Guanaceví". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.

Andres Perez de Ribas Historia de los triunfos de Nueva Santa Fe [1646] 1944 Mexico City 3vols.

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Coordinates: 25°55′55″N 105°57′14″W / 25.932°N 105.954°W / 25.932; -105.954