Zapotlán de Juárez

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Zapotlán de Juárez
Municipality and town
Parroquia de la Inmaculada Concepción - Zapotlan de Juarez, HG, MX.JPG
Zapotlán de Juárez is located in Mexico
Zapotlán de Juárez
Zapotlán de Juárez
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 19°58′N 98°51′W / 19.967°N 98.850°W / 19.967; -98.850
Country  Mexico
State Hidalgo
Municipal seat Zapotlán de Juárez
Area
 • Total 131.1 km2 (50.6 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 16,493

Zapotlán de Juárez is a town and one of the 84 municipalities of Hidalgo, in central-eastern Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 131.1 km².

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 16,493.[1]

In this municipality is produced agricole products and meat.

The municipality have 20 km. of the Mexico-Pachuca Highway, and have another 18 km. of federal roads between the tree principal towns of the municipality (Zapotlán, San Pedro Huaquilpan and Acayuca).

The municipality is located in the southern part of Hidalgo and borders on the municipalities of Pachuca to the North, Tolcayuca to the South and West, Zempoala to the East, and Tezontepec to the South.

Coordinates: 19°58′N 98°51′W / 19.967°N 98.850°W / 19.967; -98.850

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Zapotlán de Juárez". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved December 27, 2008.