Guachochi Municipality

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Guachochi
Municipality
Municipality of Guachochi in Chihuahua
Guachochi Municipality is located in Mexico
Guachochi
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 26°49′10″N 107°4′12″W / 26.81944°N 107.07°W / 26.81944; -107.07Coordinates: 26°49′10″N 107°4′12″W / 26.81944°N 107.07°W / 26.81944; -107.07
Country  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipal seat Guachochi
Municipality created 31 December 1962
Area
 • Total 4,340.36 km2 (1,675.82 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 45,881

Guachochi is a one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat is Guachochi. The municipality covers an area of 4,340.35 km².

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 45,881.[1]

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Towns and villages[change | change source]

The municipality has 1,134 localities. They include:

Name Population
Guachochi 12,385
Samachique 1,115
Norogachi 752
Rocheachi 729
Total Municipality 45,881

References[change | change source]

  1. "Guachochi". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. http://www.e-local.gob.mx/work/templates/enciclo/chihuahua/Mpios/08027a.htm. Retrieved 2008-09-27.