Matamoros Municipality, Chihuahua

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Matamoros
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Municipality of Matamoros in Chihuahua
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Matamoros
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 26°45′49″N105°34′56″W / 26.76361°N 105.58222°W / 26.76361; -105.58222 Coordinates: 26°45′49″N105°34′56″W / 26.76361°N 105.58222°W / 26.76361; -105.58222
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Mariano Matamoros
Area
  Total 1,139.5 km2 (440.0 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 4,499
  Density 3.9/km2 (10/sq mi)

Matamoros is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Mariano Matamoros (aka "Villa Matamoros"). The municipality covers an area of 1,139.5 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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Mariano Matamoros, Chihuahua Town in Chihuahua, Mexico

Mariano Matamoros is a town and seat of the municipality of Matamoros, in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. As of 2010, the town had a population of 2,615, up from 2,256 as of 2005.

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As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 4,499, [1] up from 4,304 as of 2005. [2]


The municipality had 109 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 population in parentheses) was: Mariano Matamoros (2,615), classified as urban. [1]

Geography

Towns and villages

The municipality has 46 localities. The largest are:

NamePopulation (2005)
Mariano Matamoros 2,256
El Veranito 509
Santa Rosalía 345
Ciénega de Ceniceros 312
Total Municipality4,304

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References

  1. 1 2 "Matamoros". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  2. "Matamoros". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on June 17, 2011. Retrieved October 13, 2008.