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Complete details about Mexico in North America with capital city Ciudad de México

Country NameMexico (México)
Country CodeMEX
Capital CityCiudad de México
ContinentNorth America
RegionCentral America
Independence Year1810
Population98881000
Surface Area1958201.0
Life Expectancy71.5 years
GNP414972.0 (old 401461.0)
Government FormFederal Republic

Spoken Languages

Mixtec     (0.6%)
Náhuatl     (1.8%)
Otomí     (0.4%)
Spanish [official]     (92.1%)
Yucatec     (1.1%)
Zapotec     (0.6%)

Major Cities

Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal     (population 8591309)
Guadalajara, Jalisco     (population 1647720)
Ecatepec de Morelos, México     (population 1620303)
Puebla, Puebla     (population 1346176)
Nezahualcóyotl, México     (population 1224924)
Juárez, Chihuahua     (population 1217818)
Tijuana, Baja California     (population 1212232)
León, Guanajuato     (population 1133576)
Monterrey, Nuevo León     (population 1108499)
Zapopan, Jalisco     (population 1002239)
Naucalpan de Juárez, México     (population 857511)
Mexicali, Baja California     (population 764902)
Culiacán, Sinaloa     (population 744859)
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero     (population 721011)
Tlalnepantla de Baz, México     (population 720755)
Mérida, Yucatán     (population 703324)
Chihuahua, Chihuahua     (population 670208)
San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí     (population 669353)
Guadalupe, Nuevo León     (population 668780)
Toluca, México     (population 665617)
Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes     (population 643360)
Querétaro, Querétaro de Arteaga     (population 639839)
Morelia, Michoacán de Ocampo     (population 619958)
Hermosillo, Sonora     (population 608697)
Saltillo, Coahuila de Zaragoza     (population 577352)
Torreón, Coahuila de Zaragoza     (population 529093)
Centro (Villahermosa), Tabasco     (population 519873)
San Nicolás de los Garza, Nuevo León     (population 495540)
Durango, Durango     (population 490524)
Chimalhuacán, México     (population 490245)
Tlaquepaque, Jalisco     (population 475472)
Atizapán de Zaragoza, México     (population 467262)
Veracruz, Veracruz     (population 457119)
Cuautitlán Izcalli, México     (population 452976)
Irapuato, Guanajuato     (population 440039)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas     (population 433544)
Tultitlán, México     (population 432411)
Reynosa, Tamaulipas     (population 419776)
Benito Juárez, Quintana Roo     (population 419276)
Matamoros, Tamaulipas     (population 416428)
Xalapa, Veracruz     (population 390058)
Celaya, Guanajuato     (population 382140)
Mazatlán, Sinaloa     (population 380265)
Ensenada, Baja California     (population 369573)
Ahome, Sinaloa     (population 358663)
Cajeme, Sonora     (population 355679)
Cuernavaca, Morelos     (population 337966)
Tonalá, Jalisco     (population 336109)
Valle de Chalco Solidaridad, México     (population 323113)
Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas     (population 310277)
Tepic, Nayarit     (population 305025)
Tampico, Tamaulipas     (population 294789)
Ixtapaluca, México     (population 293160)
Apodaca, Nuevo León     (population 282941)
Guasave, Sinaloa     (population 277201)
Gómez Palacio, Durango     (population 272806)
Tapachula, Chiapas     (population 271141)
Nicolás Romero, México     (population 269393)
Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz     (population 267037)
Uruapan, Michoacán de Ocampo     (population 265211)
Victoria, Tamaulipas     (population 262686)
Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca     (population 256848)
Coacalco de Berriozábal, México     (population 252270)
Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo     (population 244688)
General Escobedo, Nuevo León     (population 232961)
Salamanca, Guanajuato     (population 226864)
Santa Catarina, Nuevo León     (population 226573)
Tehuacán, Puebla     (population 225943)
Chalco, México     (population 222201)
Cárdenas, Tabasco     (population 216903)
Campeche, Campeche     (population 216735)
La Paz, México     (population 213045)
Othón P. Blanco (Chetumal), Quintana Roo     (population 208014)
Texcoco, México     (population 203681)
La Paz, Baja California Sur     (population 196708)
Metepec, México     (population 194265)
Monclova, Coahuila de Zaragoza     (population 193657)
Huixquilucan, México     (population 193156)
Chilpancingo de los Bravo, Guerrero     (population 192509)
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco     (population 183741)
Fresnillo, Zacatecas     (population 182744)
Ciudad Madero, Tamaulipas     (population 182012)
Soledad de Graciano Sánchez, San Luis Potosí     (population 179956)
San Juan del Río, Querétaro     (population 179300)
San Felipe del Progreso, México     (population 177330)
Córdoba, Veracruz     (population 176952)
Tecámac, México     (population 172410)
Ocosingo, Chiapas     (population 171495)
Carmen, Campeche     (population 171367)
Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán de Ocampo     (population 170878)
Jiutepec, Morelos     (population 170428)
Papantla, Veracruz     (population 170123)
Comalcalco, Tabasco     (population 164640)
Zamora, Michoacán de Ocampo     (population 161191)
Nogales, Sonora     (population 159103)
Huimanguillo, Tabasco     (population 158335)
Cuautla, Morelos     (population 153132)
Minatitlán, Veracruz     (population 152983)
Poza Rica de Hidalgo, Veracruz     (population 152678)
Ciudad Valles, San Luis Potosí     (population 146411)
Navolato, Sinaloa     (population 145396)
San Luis Río Colorado, Sonora     (population 145276)
Pénjamo, Guanajuato     (population 143927)
San Andrés Tuxtla, Veracruz     (population 142251)
Guanajuato, Guanajuato     (population 141215)
Navojoa, Sonora     (population 140495)
Zitácuaro, Michoacán de Ocampo     (population 137970)
Boca del Río, Veracruz-Llave     (population 135721)
Allende, Guanajuato     (population 134645)
Silao, Guanajuato     (population 134037)
Macuspana, Tabasco     (population 133795)
San Juan Bautista Tuxtepec, Oaxaca     (population 133675)
San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas     (population 132317)
Valle de Santiago, Guanajuato     (population 130557)
Guaymas, Sonora     (population 130108)
Colima, Colima     (population 129454)
Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato     (population 128675)
Lagos de Moreno, Jalisco     (population 127949)
Piedras Negras, Coahuila de Zaragoza     (population 127898)
Altamira, Tamaulipas     (population 127490)
Túxpam, Veracruz     (population 126475)
San Pedro Garza García, Nuevo León     (population 126147)
Cuauhtémoc, Chihuahua     (population 124279)
Manzanillo, Colima     (population 124014)
Iguala de la Independencia, Guerrero     (population 123883)
Zacatecas, Zacatecas     (population 123700)
Tlajomulco de Zúñiga, Jalisco     (population 123220)
Tulancingo de Bravo, Hidalgo     (population 121946)
Zinacantepec, México     (population 121715)
San Martín Texmelucan, Puebla     (population 121093)
Tepatitlán de Morelos, Jalisco     (population 118948)
Martínez de la Torre, Veracruz     (population 118815)
Orizaba, Veracruz     (population 118488)
Apatzingán, Michoacán de Ocampo     (population 117849)
Atlixco, Puebla     (population 117019)
Delicias, Chihuahua     (population 116132)
Ixtlahuaca, México     (population 115548)
El Mante, Tamaulipas     (population 112453)
Lerdo, Durango     (population 112272)
Almoloya de Juárez, México     (population 110550)
Acámbaro, Guanajuato     (population 110487)
Acuña, Coahuila de Zaragoza     (population 110388)
Guadalupe, Zacatecas     (population 108881)
Huejutla de Reyes, Hidalgo     (population 108017)
Hidalgo, Michoacán de Ocampo     (population 106198)
Los Cabos, Baja California Sur     (population 105199)
Comitán de Domínguez, Chiapas     (population 104986)
Cunduacán, Tabasco     (population 104164)
Río Bravo, Tamaulipas     (population 103901)
Temapache, Veracruz     (population 102824)
Chilapa de Alvarez, Guerrero     (population 102716)
Hidalgo del Parral, Chihuahua     (population 100881)
San Francisco del Rincón, Guanajuato     (population 100149)
Taxco de Alarcón, Guerrero     (population 99907)
Zumpango, México     (population 99781)
San Pedro Cholula, Puebla     (population 99734)
Lerma, México     (population 99714)
Tecomán, Colima     (population 99296)
Las Margaritas, Chiapas     (population 97389)
Cosoleacaque, Veracruz     (population 97199)
San Luis de la Paz, Guanajuato     (population 96763)
José Azueta, Guerrero     (population 95448)
Santiago Ixcuintla, Nayarit     (population 95311)
San Felipe, Guanajuato     (population 95305)
Tejupilco, México     (population 94934)
Tantoyuca, Veracruz     (population 94709)
Salvatierra, Guanajuato     (population 94322)
Tultepec, México     (population 93364)
Temixco, Morelos     (population 92686)
Matamoros, Coahuila de Zaragoza     (population 91858)
Pánuco, Veracruz     (population 90551)
El Fuerte, Sinaloa     (population 89556)
Tierra Blanca, Veracruz     (population 89143)

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