Guadalajara, Jalisco

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Guadalajara
Ceety
Ciudad de Guadalajara
Ceety o Guadalajara

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Coat of arms
Nickname(s): Spainyie: La Perla de Occidente (Inglis: The Pearl o the Wast), Spainyie: La Ciudad de las Rosas (Inglis: The Ceety o Roses)
Motto: Spainyie: Somos más por Guadalajara, (Inglis: We are mair for Guadalajara)
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Guadalajara, Jalisco is located in Mexico
Guadalajara
Guadalajara
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Coordinates: 20°40′N 103°21′W / 20.667°N 103.350°W / 20.667; -103.350
Kintra Mexico
State Jalisco
Municipality Guadalajara
Foondation 1542
Government
 • Spainyie: Alcalde (Inglis: Mayor) Aristóteles Sandoval
Area
 • Ceety 151 km2 (58 sq mi)
 • Metro 2,734 km2 (1,056 sq mi)
Elevation 1,566 m (5,138 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Ceety 1,564,514
 • Density 10,361/km2 (26,830/sq mi)
 • Metro 4,328,584
 • Metro density 1,583/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
 • Demonym Tapatío, guadalajarense
Time zone CST (UTC−6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC−5)
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Guadalajara (Spainyie pronunciation: [ɡwaðalaˈxaɾa]) is the caipital o the Mexican state o Jalisco, an the seat o the municipality o Guadalajara. The ceety is locatit in the central region o Jalisco in the wastren-paceefic aurie o Mexico. Wi a population o 1,564,514 it is Mexico's seicont maist muckle municipality.[1] The Guadalajara Metropolitan Aurie includes seiven adjacent municipalities wi a reportit population o 4,328,584 in 2009, makin it the seicont maist populous metropolitan aurie in Mexico, ahint Mexico Ceety.[1][2] The municipality is the seicont maist densely populatit aurie in Mexico; the first being Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl in Estado de México.[3]

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Sister ceeties
Flag Ceety Kintra Year
Costa Rica Alajuela Costa Rica[4] 1983
Unitit States Albuquerque Unitit States[4] 1985
Peru Arequipa Peru
Unitit States Atlanta Unitit States[4] 2009
Philippines Batangas Philippines
Venezuela Caracas Venezuela[4] 1976
Philippines Cebu Philippines[4] 1976
Peru Lima Peru[4] 1976
Spain Ceuta Spain
Spain Cigales Spain[4] 1992
Unitit States Cleveland Unitit States[4] 1976
Brazil Curitiba Brazil[4] 1995
Sooth Korea Daejeon Republic o Korea[4] 1997
Philippines Dagupan Philippines[4]
Unitit States Downey Unitit States[4] 1960
Spain Guadalajara Spain[4] 1982
Guam Hagåtña Guam[4] 1976
Unitit States Kansas Ceety Unitit States[4] 1993
Jamaica Kingston Jamaica[4] 1976
Poland Kraków Poland[4] 1978
Japan Kyoto Japan[4] 1978
Unitit States Lansing Unitit States[4] 1990
Unitit States Compton Unitit States
Mexico Magdalena de Kino Mexico[4] 1984
Equatorial Guinea Malabo Equatorial Guinea[4] 1976
Spain Málaga Spain[4]
Italy Milan Italy[4] 1976
Mexico Nochistlán Mexico[4] 1997
Spain Oñati Spain[4] 2002
Panama Panama Ceety Panama[4] 1976
Unitit States Portland Unitit States[4] 1983
Unitit States St. Louis Unitit States[4] 1993
Roushie Saunt Petersburg Roushie[5]
Unitit States San Antonio Unitit States[4] 1974
Costa Rica San José Costa Rica[4]
El Salvador San Salvador El Salvador[4] 1976
Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Dominican Republic[4]
Spain Seville Spain[4] 1977
Honduras Tegucigalpa Honduras[4] 1976
Unitit States Duarte Unitit States[4] 1972
Poland Wrocław Poland[4] 1995
Fowkrepublic o Cheenae Xiamen Cheenae[4]

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