San Luis Potosí

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State of San Luis Potosí
Flag of State of San Luis Potosí
Flag
Coat of arms of State of San Luis Potosí
Coat of arms
Location within Mexico
Location within Mexico
Coordinates: 22°09′23″N 100°58′40″W / 22.1564°N 100.9778°W / 22.1564; -100.9778Coordinates: 22°09′23″N 100°58′40″W / 22.1564°N 100.9778°W / 22.1564; -100.9778
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital San Luis Potosí
Municipalities 58
Government
 • Governor Jesús Marcelo de los Santos Fraga (PAN)
 • Federal Deputies PAN: 7
 • Federal Senators Alejandro Zapata Perogordo (PAN)
Eugenio Govea Arcos (PAN)
Carlos Jiménez Macías (PRI)
Area
Ranked 15th
 • Total 63,068 km2 (24,351 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 2,410,414 (Ranked 16th)
 • Demonym Potosino
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
HDI (2004) 0.7694 - medium
Ranked 19th
ISO 3166-2 MX-SLP
Postal abbr. S.L.P.
Website San Luis Potosí state government

San Luis Potosí is a state in central Mexico. About 2,400,000 people live there. Its capital is also called San Luis Potosí.