Angostura Municipality, Sinaloa

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Angostura Municipality
Municipio de Angostura
Municipality
Seal of Angostura.png
Seal
Angostura en Sinaloa.svg
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
Coordinates: 25°21′54″N108°09′43″W / 25.36500°N 108.16194°W / 25.36500; -108.16194
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Coat of arms of Sinaloa.svg Sinaloa
Seat Angostura
No. of Sindicaturas 7
Foundation 1916
Government
   Municipal president José Manuel Valenzuela López
Area
  Total 1,447.63 km2 (558.93 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 44,993 [1]
Time zone Mountain Standard Time (UTC-7)
  Summer (DST) Mountain Daylight Time (UTC-6)
Website Official website

Angostura Municipality is a municipality in Sinaloa in northwestern Mexico. [2] Its seat is the city of Angostura.

Sinaloa State of Mexico

Sinaloa, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Sinaloa, is one of the 31 states which, with the Federal District, compose the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It is divided into 18 municipalities and its capital city is Culiacán Rosales.

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.

Angostura, Sinaloa Place in Sinaloa, Mexico


Angostura is a city and it is seat of its surrounding municipality in the Mexican state of Sinaloa. It stands at 25°21′55″N108°09′44″W.

It stands at 25°21′54″N108°09′43″W / 25.36500°N 108.16194°W / 25.36500; -108.16194 .

According to 2010 census, it had a population of 44,993 inhabitants.

Political subdivision

Angostura Municipality is subdivided in 7 sindicaturas:

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References

  1. "Main results by locality 2010". INEGI. 2010.
  2. "-". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on January 28, 2007. Retrieved January 11, 2010.