Valentín Gómez Farías, Chihuahua

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Valentín Gómez Farías
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Valentín Gómez Farías
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 29°21′30″N107°44′10″W / 29.35833°N 107.73611°W / 29.35833; -107.73611 Coordinates: 29°21′30″N107°44′10″W / 29.35833°N 107.73611°W / 29.35833; -107.73611
CountryFlag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipality Gómez Farías Municipality
Population (2010)
  Total 5,330

Valentín Gómez Farías is a town and seat of the Gómez Farías Municipality, in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. [1] As of 2010, the town had a population of 5,330. [2]

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Gómez Farías Municipality, Chihuahua Municipality in Chihuahua, Mexico

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Chihuahua (state) State of Mexico

Chihuahua, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Chihuahua, is one of the 31 states of Mexico. It is located in Northwestern Mexico and is bordered by the states of Sonora to the west, Sinaloa to the southwest, Durango to the south, and Coahuila to the east. To the north and northeast, it has a long border with the U.S. adjacent to the U.S. states of New Mexico and Texas. Its capital city is Chihuahua City.

It is named after Valentín Gómez Farías.

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References

  1. Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía. Principales resultados por localidad 2005 (ITER). Retrieved on October 13, 2008
  2. "Gómez Farías". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.