Municipality and town
|Municipal seat||Molango de Escamilla|
|• Total||246.7 km2 (95.3 sq mi)|
As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 10,385.
Molango comes from the Word Molanco a nahuatl name that means place of the god mola a pre Colombian deity that represents the surrounding mountains and was worshipped within the territory by Nahua and Otomi People's Who still live within this municipality to this day. The three languages spoken within molango are Spanish Nahuatl De La Huasteca Hidalguense and Otomí-Tepehua.
- "Molango de Escamilla". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on January 29, 2007. Retrieved December 27, 2008.
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