Juárez Municipality, Chihuahua

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Official seal of Juárez
Municipality of Juárez in Chihuahua
Municipality of Juárez in Chihuahua
Juárez is located in Mexico
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 31°44′N 106°29′W / 31.733°N 106.483°W / 31.733; -106.483Coordinates: 31°44′N 106°29′W / 31.733°N 106.483°W / 31.733; -106.483
Municipal seatCiudad Juárez
FoundedJanuary 5, 1826
 • Municipal presidentJosé Reyes Ferriz
 • Total4,853 km2 (1,874 sq mi)
 • Total1,332,131

Juárez is a one of the 67 municipalities of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The municipal seat is Ciudad Juárez. The municipality's land area is 4,853 km2 (1,874 sq mi).

In the 2010 INEGI Census, the municipality reported a population of 1,332,131, of whom 1,321,004 (over 99%) lived in the municipal seat.[1]

The municipality is named for 19th-century president Benito Juárez, as is the city of Ciudad Juárez.

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The municipality has 147 localities. They include:

Name 2010 Census Population
Ciudad Juárez 1,321,004
San Isidro 3,483
Loma Blanca 2,169
Samalayuca 1,474
San Agustín 1,359
Total Municipality 1,332,131

Bordering municipalities and counties[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Juárez". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on June 17, 2011. Retrieved October 25, 2008.