Villa de San Sebastián
|Founded in||As Villa de San Sebastián: 1565|
|Founded by||Francisco de Ibarra|
|• Municipal president||José Eligio Medina Ríos|
|Time zone||Mountain Standard Time (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||Mountain Daylight Time (UTC-6)|
Concordia is a city and its surrounding municipality in the Mexican state of Sinaloa. The town is noted for manufacture of artesinal wooden furniture, symbolized by the giant chair in the town plaza. According to 2010 census, it had a population of 8,328 inhabitants.
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