Manuel Benavides Municipality

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Manuel Benavides
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Municipality of Manuel Benavides in Chihuahua
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Manuel Benavides
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 29°06′26″N103°54′23″W / 29.10722°N 103.90639°W / 29.10722; -103.90639 Coordinates: 29°06′26″N103°54′23″W / 29.10722°N 103.90639°W / 29.10722; -103.90639
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Manuel Benavides
Area
  Total 3,191.5 km2 (1,232.2 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 1,601
  Density 0.50/km2 (1.3/sq mi)

Manuel Benavides is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Manuel Benavides village. The municipality covers an area of 3,191.5 km².

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As of the 2010 census, the municipality had a total population of 1,601 . [1] [2]

The municipality had 183 localities, none of which had a population over 1,000. [2]

Geography

Towns and villages

The municipality has 115 localities. The largest are:

Name2010 Census Population
Manuel Benavides 916
Álamos de San Antonio 131
Paso de San Antonio (La Hacienda) 81
Nuevo Lajitas 65
Escobillas de Abajo 46
Total Municipality1,601

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References

  1. 2010 census tables: INEGI Archived 2013-05-02 at the Wayback Machine . accessdate=April 29, 2011
  2. 1 2 "Manuel Benavides". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.