Hidalgo (state)

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State of Hidalgo
Flag of State of Hidalgo
Flag
Coat of arms of State of Hidalgo
Coat of arms
Location within Mexico
Location within Mexico
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Pachuca
Municipalities 86
Government
 • Governor Miguel Ángel Osorio Chong (PRI)
 • Federal Deputies PRI:4
PRD:2
PAN:1
 • Federal Senators José Guadarrama (PRD)
Francisco Berganza (C)
Jesús Murillo (PRI)
Area
Ranked 26th
 • Total 20,813 km2 (8,036 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 2,345,514 (Ranked 18th)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
HDI (2004) 0.7515 - medium
Ranked 27th
ISO 3166-2 MX-HID
Postal abbr. Hgo.
Website Hidalgo State Government

Hidalgo is a state in central Mexico. About 2,350,000 people live there. Its capital is called Pachuca.