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Acapulco de Juárez is one of the 81 municipalities of Guerrero, in south-western Mexico. The municipal seat lies at Acapulco. The municipality covers an area of 1921.5 km².

Acapulco de Juárez
Coat of arms of Acapulco de Juárez
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Acapulco de Juárez is located in Mexico
Acapulco de Juárez
Acapulco de Juárez
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 16°55′20″N 99°49′15″W / 16.92222°N 99.82083°W / 16.92222; -99.82083Coordinates: 16°55′20″N 99°49′15″W / 16.92222°N 99.82083°W / 16.92222; -99.82083
Country Mexico
StateGuerrero
Municipal seatAcapulco
Area
 • Total1,921.5 km2 (741.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total789,971

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 717,766.[1]

LocalitiesEdit

The municipality has 234 communities and the most populous cities are:

Cities Population %
Acapulco 673 479 85.25%
Xaltianguis 6 965 0.88%
Kilómetro 30 6 301 0.79%
Tres Palos 5 001 0.63%
San Pedro las Playas 4 292 0.54%
Amatillo 3 298 0.41%
Total population 789 971 100%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Acapulco". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on September 30, 2007. Retrieved December 23, 2008.