Guadalupe, Chihuahua

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Guadalupe
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Coordinates: 31°23′23″N106°06′05″W / 31.38972°N 106.10139°W / 31.38972; -106.10139 Coordinates: 31°23′23″N106°06′05″W / 31.38972°N 106.10139°W / 31.38972; -106.10139
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipality Guadalupe
Population
(2010)
  Total3,022


Guadalupe is a city and seat of the municipality of Guadalupe, in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. As of 2010, the town had a total population of 3,022 inhabitants. [1]

Mexico's states classify their settlements in a variety of fashions:

Guadalupe Municipality, Chihuahua Municipality in Chihuahua, Mexico

Guadalupe is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The capital lies at Guadalupe. The municipality covers an area of 6,200.5 km².

Chihuahua (state) State of Mexico

Chihuahua, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Chihuahua, is one of the 31 states of Mexico. It is located in Northwestern Mexico and is bordered by the states of Sonora to the west, Sinaloa to the southwest, Durango to the south, and Coahuila to the east. To the north and northeast, it has a long border with the U.S. adjacent to the U.S. states of New Mexico and Texas. Its capital city is Chihuahua City.

Since police officer Ericka Gandara disappeared on 23 December 2010, the town has been left with no police officers. It remains unknown whether she has been kidnapped or not. [2] [3]

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References

  1. 2010 census tables: INEGI Archived 2013-05-02 at the Wayback Machine .
  2. Nick Valencia (29 December 2010). "Last police agent missing in Mexican border town". cnn.com. Retrieved 30 November 2011.
  3. Cara Parks (28 December 2010). "Guadalupe Mexico: Ericka Gandara, Last Police Officer, Missing". huffingtonpost.com. Retrieved 30 November 2011.