Matachí Municipality

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Matachí
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Municipality of Matachí in Chihuahua
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Matachí
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°50′33″N107°34′50″W / 28.84250°N 107.58056°W / 28.84250; -107.58056 Coordinates: 28°50′33″N107°34′50″W / 28.84250°N 107.58056°W / 28.84250; -107.58056
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Matachí
Founded November 21, 1844
Area
  Total 829.8 km2 (320.4 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 3,104
  Density 3.7/km2 (9.7/sq mi)

Matachí is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Matachí. The municipality covers an area of 829.8 km².

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).

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Matachí Town in Chihuahua, Mexico

Matachí is a town and seat of the municipality of Matachí, in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. As of 2010, the town of Matachí had a population of 1,710.

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As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 3,104, [1] down from 3,169 as of 2005. [2]


As of 2010, the town of Matachí had a population of 1,710. [1] Other than the town of Matachí, the municipality had 78 localities, none of which had a population over 1,000. [1]

Geography

Towns and villages

The municipality has 28 localities. The largest are:

NamePopulation (2005)
Matachí 1,745
Tejolocachi 395
Ejido Buenavista 386
Total Municipio 3,169

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References

  1. 1 2 3 "Matachí". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  2. "Matachí". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal . Retrieved October 25, 2008.