San Francisco del Oro Municipality

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San Francisco del Oro
Municipality
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Municipality of San Francisco del Oro in Chihuahua
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San Francisco del Oro
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 26°51′33″N105°50′51″W / 26.85917°N 105.84750°W / 26.85917; -105.84750 Coordinates: 26°51′33″N105°50′51″W / 26.85917°N 105.84750°W / 26.85917; -105.84750
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat San Francisco del Oro
Area
  Total 695.5 km2 (268.5 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 4,753
  Density 6.8/km2 (18/sq mi)

San Francisco del Oro is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat lies at San Francisco del Oro town. The municipality, one of the smallest in Chihuahua covers an area of 695.5 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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As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 4,753, [1] down from 4,838 as of 2005. [2]


As of 2010, the town of San Francisco del Oro had a population of 4,249. [1] Other than the town of San Francisco del Oro, the municipality had 97 localities, none of which had a population over 1,000. [1]


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References

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