City & municipal seat
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°56′32″N 94°54′37″W / 17.94222°N 94.91028°W / 17.94222; -94.91028Coordinates: 17°56′32″N 94°54′37″W / 17.94222°N 94.91028°W / 17.94222; -94.91028
Country  Mexico
State Veracruz
Municipality Acayucan
Town status 13 June 1848
City status 26 September 1910
Elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Population (INEGI2010)
  Total 83,817
  Municipality 79,429
Time zone Central (US Central) (UTC-6)
  Summer (DST) Central (US Central) (UTC-5)
Postal code 96000
Area code(s) 924
Demonym Acayuqueño
Climate Aw

Acayucan is a city in the Mexican state of Veracruz, located in the state's southeast, in the Olmeca region. It serves as the municipal seat for the surrounding municipality of the same name.

At the 2005 INEGI Census, Acayucan reported a population of 49,945.[1]


  1. "Acayucan". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on 23 May 2007. Retrieved 8 November 2008.
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