Tlapehuala (municipality)

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Municipality of San Luis Acatlán in Guerrero
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Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 18°13′N100°17′W / 18.217°N 100.283°W / 18.217; -100.283
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Guerrero
Municipal seat Tlapehuala
  Total266.7 km2 (103.0 sq mi)

Tlapehuala is a municipality in the Mexican state of Guerrero. The municipal seat lies at Tlapehuala. The municipality covers an area of 266.7 km².

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 20,989. [1]


Former mayor Aurelio Santamaría Bahena ( Morena Party (Mexico).png MORENA), died on February 5, 2021, due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Mexico. [2] As of February 18, there were 191 cases and 21 deaths in the municipality due to the pandemic. [3]

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  1. "Tlapehuala". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on March 7, 2007. Retrieved December 23, 2008.
  2. Muere por covid-19 ex alcalde de Tlapehuala, Guerrero (Milenio, 5 Feb 2021, retrieved 19 Feb 2021)
  3. "Coronavirus (COVID-19) en Tlapehuala, Guerrero". (in Mexican Spanish). 1 February 2020. Retrieved February 19, 2021.