Outline of Mexico

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Mexico:

Mexico (orthographic projection).svg
An enlargeable map of the United Mexican States

The United Mexican States,[1] commonly known as Mexico, is a federal constitutional republic located in North America.[2] Mexico is bound on the north by the United States; on the south and west by the North Pacific Ocean; on the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and on the east by the Gulf of Mexico.[3][4]

General referenceEdit

Geography of MexicoEdit

An enlargeable topographic map of Mexico.

Geography of Mexico

  United States 3,141 km
  Guatemala 962 km
  Belize 250 km
  • Coastline: 9,330 km

Environment of MexicoEdit

An enlargeable satellite image of Mexico

Geographic features of MexicoEdit

Ecoregions of MexicoEdit

List of ecoregions in Mexico

Administrative divisions of MexicoEdit

Administrative divisions of Mexico

States of MexicoEdit

The United Mexican States is a federation comprising thirty-one states and a federal district (postal codes are in parentheses):

Location of Mexico's states and federal district:
Mexican Federal DistrictEdit
Municipalities of MexicoEdit

Municipalities of Mexico

Demography of MexicoEdit

Demographics of Mexico

Government and politics of MexicoEdit

Politics of Mexico

Branches of the government of MexicoEdit

Government of Mexico

Executive branch of the government of MexicoEdit

Legislative branch of the government of MexicoEdit

Judicial branch of the government of MexicoEdit

Court system of Mexico

Foreign relations of MexicoEdit

Foreign relations of Mexico

International organization membershipEdit

The United Mexican States is a member of:[2]

Law and order in MexicoEdit

Law of Mexico

Military of MexicoEdit

Military of Mexico

Local government in MexicoEdit

Local government in Mexico

History of MexicoEdit

History of Mexico


Culture of MexicoEdit

Culture of Mexico

Art in MexicoEdit

Sports in MexicoEdit

Sports in Mexico

Economy and infrastructure of MexicoEdit

Economy of Mexico

Education in MexicoEdit

Education in Mexico

See alsoEdit



  1. ^ The alternative translation Mexican United States is rarely used
  2. ^ a b c "Mexico". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 6, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009.
  3. ^ Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary, 3rd ed. Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, Inc.; p. 733
  4. ^ "Mexico Archived 2001-02-10 at the Wayback Machine". The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. 2001–6. New York: Columbia University Press.

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