Chumatlán

Chumatlan
Municipality
Chumatlan
Location of Chumatlan within Mexico
Coordinates: 20°12′N 97°36′W / 20.200°N 97.600°W / 20.200; -97.600
Country  Mexico
State Veracruz
Government
  Municipal President Rutilio Espinosa Pérez
Area
  Total 36.19 km2 (13.97 sq mi)
Elevation 420 m (1,380 ft)
Highest elevation 500 m (1,600 ft)
Lowest elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Population (2010)
  Total 3,889
  Density 169.1/km2 (438/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
  Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal Codes 93040, 93041, 93050
Area code(s) 784
Website Official Website

Chumatlan is a municipality in Veracruz, Mexico. It is located in the middle of the state, about 105 km from state capital Xalapa. It has a surface of 36.19 km2. It is located at 20°12′N 97°36′W / 20.200°N 97.600°W / 20.200; -97.600.

The municipality is delimited to the north by Coyutla, to the north-east by Espinal, to the south-west by Mecatlán and to the east by Coxquihui.[1]

It produces principally maize, beans and coffee.

A celebration in honor to Virgen de la Natividad, patron of the town, takes place in September.

The weather in Chumatlan is warm all year with rains in summer.

References

  1. "Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México: Chumatlan" (in Spanish). Gobierno Estatal. Retrieved 2009-06-05. External link in |publisher= (help)
  • (in Spanish) Municipal Official webpage
  • (in Spanish) [http://portal.veracruz.gob.mx/portal/page?_pageid=153,4493464&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL&municipio=chumatlan.pdf Municipal Official Information]
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