Aldama Municipality, Chihuahua

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Aldama
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Municipality of Aldama in Chihuahua
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Aldama
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°50′N105°53′W / 28.833°N 105.883°W / 28.833; -105.883 Coordinates: 28°50′N105°53′W / 28.833°N 105.883°W / 28.833; -105.883
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Juan Aldama
Area
  Total9,835.9 km2 (3,797.7 sq mi)
Population
(2010)
  Total22,302

Aldama is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Juan Aldama.

Municipalities of Chihuahua Wikimedia list article

Chihuahua is a state in Northwest Mexico that is divided into 67 municipalities. According to the 2015 Mexican Intercensal Survey, Chihuahua is the 11th most populous state with 3,554,877 inhabitants and the largest by land area spanning 247,798.08 square kilometres (95,675.37 sq mi).

Mexico country in the southern portion of North America

Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a country in the southern portion of North America. It is bordered to the north by the United States; to the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; to the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and to the east by the Gulf of Mexico. Covering almost 2,000,000 square kilometres (770,000 sq mi), the nation is the fifth largest country in the Americas by total area and the 13th largest independent state in the world. With an estimated population of over 120 million people, the country is the eleventh most populous state and the most populous Spanish-speaking state in the world, while being the second most populous nation in Latin America after Brazil. Mexico is a federation comprising 31 states and Mexico City, a special federal entity that is also the capital city and its most populous city. Other metropolises in the state include Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla, Toluca, Tijuana and León.

Juan Aldama, Chihuahua City in Chihuahua, Mexico

Aldama is a city and seat of the municipality of Aldama in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. As of 2015, the city had a population of 24,761 inhabitants.

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As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 22,302, [1] up from 19,879 as of 2005. [2] It covers an area of 9835.9 km².


The municipality had 487 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) was: Juan Aldama (18,642), classified as urban, and classified as rural. [1]


Geography

Towns and villages

NamePopulation (2005)
Aldama 16,284
La Mesa 668
Estación Falomir 473
Placer de Guadalupe 165
San Diego de Alcalá 135
Total Municipality19,879

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References

  1. 1 2 "Aldama". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  2. "Aldama". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2008-08-18.