San Cristóbal Totonicapán

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San Cristóbal Totonicapán
Municipality
San Cristóbal Totonicapán within Totonicapán
San Cristóbal Totonicapán within Totonicapán
Totonicapán within Guatemala
Totonicapán within Guatemala
CountryFlag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
DepartmentBandera Totonicapán.svg Totonicapán
Government
 • TypeMunicipal
Population
 (2012)[1]
 • Total38,032
 • Ethnicities
K'iche', Ladino
 • Religions
Catholicism, Evangelicalism, Maya

San Cristobal Totonicapan (“San Cristobal” in honor of Saint Christopher ; “Totonicapan” from Nahuatl : “in the place of hot water”) is a municipality in the Totonicapán department in the South-Western region of Guatemala. It celebrates its titular party on July 25 of each year in honor of San Cristobal.

Coordinates: 14°55′N 91°26′W / 14.917°N 91.433°W / 14.917; -91.433

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Caracterización departamental: Totonicapán 2013" (PDF). Caracterización departamental: Totonicapán 2013. Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE). 2014. Retrieved 1 August 2015.