Moris Municipality

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Moris
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Municipality of Moris in Chihuahua
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Moris
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°8′55″N108°31′21″W / 28.14861°N 108.52250°W / 28.14861; -108.52250 Coordinates: 28°8′55″N108°31′21″W / 28.14861°N 108.52250°W / 28.14861; -108.52250
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Moris
Area
  Total 2,219.7 km2 (857.0 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 5,312
  Density 2.4/km2 (6.2/sq mi)

Moris is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in north-western Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Moris. The municipality covers an area of 2,219.7 km².

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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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Moris, Chihuahua Town in Chihuahua, Mexico

Moris is a town and seat of Moris Municipality, in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. As of 2010, the town of Moris had a population of 1,799, up from 1,158 as of 2005.

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As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 5,312, [1] up from 5,144 as of 2005. [2]


As of 2010, the town of Moris had a population of 1,799. [1] Other than the town of Moris, the municipality had 183 localities, none of which had a population over 1,000. [1]

Geography

Towns and villages

The municipality has 119 localities. The largest are:

NamePopulation (2005)
Moris 1,158
El Pilar 379
La Cieneguita de Rodríguez 236
Talayotes 215
Ciénega del Pilar 211
Sierra Obscura 156
Total Municipality5,144

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References

  1. 1 2 3 "Moris". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  2. "Morelos". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal . Retrieved October 19, 2008.