Tizimín

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Tizimín
City
Skyline of Tizimín
Coat of arms of Tizimín
Coat of arms
Motto(s): King's City[1][2]
Tizimín is located in Yucatán (state)
Tizimín
Tizimín
Coordinates: 21°08′33″N 88°09′53″W / 21.14250°N 88.16472°W / 21.14250; -88.16472Coordinates: 21°08′33″N 88°09′53″W / 21.14250°N 88.16472°W / 21.14250; -88.16472
Government
 • Municipal president José Dolores Mezo Peniche[3] (PAN[4])
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (2010)[5]
 • Total 46,971
Postal Code 97700[6]
Prefix 986[7]
Website tizimin.gob.mx

Tizimín is a city in Mexico.[8] The city is 100 miles east of the Mérida city in Mexico. The Mérida in Mexico is not the same as the Mérida in Spain.[9]

In the Maya language, Tizimín means tapir. A tapir is a big animal that lives in South America.

References[change | change source]

  1. Diario de Yucatán. "Las procesiones, fundamentales en la celebración de los reyes". Retrieved September 13, 2011. 
  2. Radio Mayab. "Crece la obra pública en la Ciudad de Reyes". Retrieved September 27, 2011. 
  3. IPEPAC. "Directorio de alcaldes electos" (PDF). Retrieved October 15, 2011. 
  4. IPEPAC. "Alcaldías de Yucatán por partido político" (PDF). Retrieved October 15, 2011. 
  5. Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (2010). "Principales resultados por localidad 2010 (ITER)". 
  6. Servicio Postal Mexicano. "Consulta Códigos Postales". Retrieved August 2, 2011. 
  7. Telmex. "Claves LADA". Retrieved August 2, 2011. 
  8. Web site
  9. Tizimín