Coahuila

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State of Coahuila

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Location within Mexico
Coordinates: 27°18′08″N 102°02′41″W / 27.3022°N 102.0447°W / 27.3022; -102.0447Coordinates: 27°18′08″N 102°02′41″W / 27.3022°N 102.0447°W / 27.3022; -102.0447
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Saltillo
Municipalities 38
Largest City Saltillo
Government
 • Governor Humberto Moreira Valdés (PRI)
 • Federal Deputies PAN: 5
PRI: 2
 • Federal Senators PAN: 2
PRI: 1
Area
Ranked 3rd
 • Total 149,982 km2 (57,908 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 2,495,200 (Ranked 17th)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
HDI (2004) 0.8284 - high
Ranked 3rd
ISO 3166-2 MX-COA
Postal abbr. Coah.

Coahuila is a state in north Mexico. About 2,500,000 people live there. Its capital is called Saltillo.