Municipio de Mazatlán
Location of the municipality in Sinaloa
|No. of Sindicaturas||8|
|• Municipal president||Carlos Eduardo Felton González|
|• Total||3,068.48 km2 (1,184.75 sq mi)|
|Time zone||Mountain Standard Time (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||Mountain Daylight Time (UTC-6)|
|Website||Mazatlán Government page|
Municipality of Mazatlán is a municipality in Sinaloa in northwestern Mexico.
Sinaloa, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Sinaloa, is one of the 31 states which, with the Federal District, compose the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It is divided into 18 municipalities and its capital city is Culiacán Rosales.
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Mazatlán Municipality is subdivided in 8 sindicaturas:
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