Pantepec, Chiapas

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Pantepec
Municipality
Municipality of Pantepec in Chiapas
Municipality of Pantepec in Chiapas
Pantepec is located in Mexico
Pantepec
Pantepec
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°11′N 93°03′W / 17.183°N 93.050°W / 17.183; -93.050Coordinates: 17°11′N 93°03′W / 17.183°N 93.050°W / 17.183; -93.050
Country Mexico
StateChiapas
Founded1915
Area
 • Total47.2 km2 (18.2 sq mi)
Elevation
1,470 m (4,820 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total10,870
 • Density230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Postal code
29660, 29661
Area code(s)(+52) 200

Pantepec is a town and one of the 119 municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. The Chiapas Zoque language is spoken in this municipality.

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 10,870,[1] up from 8,566 as of 2005.[2] It covers an area of 47.2 km².

As of 2010, the town of Pantepec had a population of 1,820.[1] Other than the town of Pantepec, the municipality had 54 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) was: San Isidro las Banderas (1,309), classified as rural.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Pantepec". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Pantepec". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas. Retrieved August 2, 2008.