Saucillo Municipality

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Saucillo
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Municipality of Saucillo in Chihuahua
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Saucillo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°02′N105°17′W / 28.033°N 105.283°W / 28.033; -105.283 Coordinates: 28°02′N105°17′W / 28.033°N 105.283°W / 28.033; -105.283
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Saucillo
Founded November 27, 1896
Area
  Total 2,116.16 km2 (817.05 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 32,325
  Density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)

Saucillo is one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Saucillo. The municipality covers an area of 2,116.16 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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Saucillo City in Chihuahua, Mexico

Saucillo is a city in the Mexican state of Chihuahua. It serves as the municipal seat of the surrounding municipality of Saucillo.

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As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 32,325, [1] up from 28,508 as of 2005. [2]


As of 2010, the city of Saucillo had a population of 11,004. [1] Other than the city of Saucillo, the municipality had 451 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Naica (4,938), Las Varas (2,410), classified as urban, and Estación Conchos (1,670), and Orranteño (1,641), classified as rural. [1]

Geography

Towns and villages

The municipality has 168 localities. The largest are:

NamePopulation (2005)
Saucillo 9,261
Naica 4,775
Las Varas 2,355
Conchos 1,599
Orranteño 1,442
Santa Gertrudis 717
Total Municipality28,508

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References

  1. 1 2 3 "Saucillo". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  2. "Saucillo". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal . Retrieved October 25, 2008.
Galena crystal from the Naica Mine, Mexico's largest lead producer. Galena-47538.jpg
Galena crystal from the Naica Mine, Mexico's largest lead producer.