Zapopan

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Zapopan
City & Municipality
Municipal Palace of Zapopan (City Hall)

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Zapopan is located in Mexico
Zapopan
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 20°43′13″N 103°23′31″W / 20.72028°N 103.39194°W / 20.72028; -103.39194Coordinates: 20°43′13″N 103°23′31″W / 20.72028°N 103.39194°W / 20.72028; -103.39194
Country  Mexico
State Jalisco
Founded 1541
Municipal Status 1825
Government
 • Municipal President Hector Vielma Ordoñez
Area
 • Municipality 893.15 km2 (344.85 sq mi)
Elevationof seat 1,035 m (3,396 ft)
Population (2005)Municipality
 • Municipality 1,155,790
 • Seat 1,026,492
 • Seat Density 1,035/km2 (2,680/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC−6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC−5)
Postal code (of seat) 45010
Area code(s) 33
Demonym Zapopano

Zapopan (Spanish pronunciation: [saˈpopan]) is a city and municipality in Jalisco, Mexico. It is part of the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area.