San Fernando, Chiapas

San Fernando is a town and one of the 119 Municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico.

San Fernando
Municipality
San Fernando en Chiapas.svg
San Fernando is located in Mexico
San Fernando
San Fernando
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 16°52′0″N 93°12′0″W / 16.86667°N 93.20000°W / 16.86667; -93.20000Coordinates: 16°52′0″N 93°12′0″W / 16.86667°N 93.20000°W / 16.86667; -93.20000
Country Mexico
StateChiapas
Area
 • Total99.7 sq mi (258.3 km2)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total33,060

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 33,060,[1] up from 26,436 as of 2005.[2] It covers an area of 258.3 km2.

As of 2010, the town of San Fernando had a population of 9,651.[1] Other than the town of San Fernando, the municipality had 196 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: El Progreso (2,704), El Copalar (2,039), Francisco I. Madero (1,993), Gabriel Esquinca (1,968), Benito Juárez (1,488), Viva Cárdenas (1,431), Álvaro Obregón (1,126), and 16 de Septiembre (1,020), classified as rural.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "San Fernando". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "San Fernando". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas. Archived from the original on 30 September 2007. Retrieved 1 August 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)