Location of the municipality in Jalisco
|• Mayor||Dr. Federico Sánchez Pérez|
|• Municipality||1,289.3 km2 (497.82 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,302 m (4,272 ft)|
|INEGI code 121|
Zapotiltic is a municipality and town in the south region of the state of Jalisco, Mexico. It is approximately 115 km south of Guadalajara. According to the "Conteo de Poblacion y Vivienda of 2010" the municipality has a population of 29,192.
Zapotiltic comes from the Náhuatl words Tzápotl (zapote) and tlíitic (black), meaning "place of the black zapotes". This name was adopted due to the abundance of this fruit in the area in the past.