Campeche

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State of Campeche
Flag of State of Campeche
Flag
Coat of arms of State of Campeche
Coat of arms
Location within Mexico
Location within Mexico
Municipalities of Campeche
Municipalities of Campeche
Coordinates: 18°50′11″N 90°24′12″W / 18.8364°N 90.4033°W / 18.8364; -90.4033Coordinates: 18°50′11″N 90°24′12″W / 18.8364°N 90.4033°W / 18.8364; -90.4033
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Campeche
Municipalities 11
Largest City San Francisco de Campeche
Government
 • Governor Alejandro Moreno Cárdenas (PRI)
 • Federal Deputies PRI:2
 • Federal Senators PRI:2
PAN:1
Area
Ranked 18th
 • Total 50,812 km2 (19,619 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 754,730 (Ranked 30th)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
HDI (2004) 0.8189 - high
Ranked 9th
ISO 3166-2 MX-CAM
Postal abbr. Camps.
Website http://www.campeche.gob.mx

Campeche is a state in the south-east of Mexico. Its capital is also called Campeche. About 750,000 people live in Campeche.