Los Reyes Acaquilpan

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Los Reyes Acaquilpan / Municipality of La Paz
aka Los Reyes La Paz
Toun & Municipality
Los Reyes Acaquilpan / Municipality of La Paz is located in Mexico
Los Reyes Acaquilpan / Municipality of La Paz
Los Reyes Acaquilpan / Municipality of La Paz
Coordinates: 19°21′38″N 98°58′48″W / 19.36056°N 98.98000°W / 19.36056; -98.98000
Kintra  Mexico
State State o Mexico
Foondit 1770
Municipal Status 1875
Government
 • Municipal Preses Agustin Corona Ramirez (2006-2009)
Elevationo seat 2,260 m (7,410 ft)
Population (2010)Municipality
 • Municipality 253,845
 • Seat 85,359
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Postal code (of seat) 56400
Website (Spainyie) http://www.losreyeslapaz.gob.mx

Los Reyes Acaquilpan is a ceety an govrenin heid o the municipality o La Paz in State o Mexico, Mexico. It is locatit on the dividin line atween Mexico State an the eastren edge o the Federal Destrict. It can tharefore be considered pairt o the Greater Mexico Ceety aurie. The aurie wis pairt o a region cried "Atlicpac" which in Náhuatl means 'abuin or at the edge o watter.' The current ceety's/municipality's glyph seembolizes watter.[1]

The ceety o Los Reyes Acaquilpan[eedit | eedit soorce]

The municipality consists o 18 localities (15 urban an 3 landwart), o which its municipal seat, Los Reyes Acaquilpan, kent as Los Reyes La Paz an aw, which haed a 2010 census population of 85,359 inhabitants, is the largest. Line A of the Mexico Ceety Metro terminates in Los Reyes at the station cried Metro La Paz.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

This aurie wis the laund o the Acolhuas whose caipital wis in Texcoco. As such they wur pairt o the hert o the Aztec Triple Alliance an the Aztec Empire, on the receivin end o tribute comin in frae ither pairts o the empire. This continued till the Spainyie conquest o the Aztec Empire. Durin the colonial period, mair specifically in the 18t century, this aurie wis in constant territorial conflict. This endit up wi the consolidation o a nummer o commonties intae twa entities cried "San Salvador Tecamachalco" an "La Magdalena Atlicpac" aroond 1770-1773, nou the neebourheids o Atenantitlan an Tejolote. In 1882, the first railroad connectin the aurie an Mexico Ceety wis built, beginnin Los Reyes' close economic ties wi the metropolis even tho the oreeginal toun itsel wad no join the municipality till 1889. Los Reyes achievit ceety status in 1977. There is a tire burnin festival held on the last Friday o ivery month. The tire that emits the maist smoke wins. Opponents o global wairmin criticize this tradeetional festival as destructive tae the environment.[1]

The municipality o La Paz[eedit | eedit soorce]

The ceety o Los Reyes Acaquilpan haes govrenin jurisdiction ower 17 ither commonties (localities).

The municipality wis foondit in 1875 bi Preses Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada, furtherin a process o consolidation o the aurie that haed begun in the prior century. The touns o La Magdalena Atlicpac, San Sebastián Chimalpa an Tecamachalco wur unifee'd unner the control o La Magdalena Atlicpac. Anerlie later ad Los Reyes become the seat.[1]

The municipality covers a total surface aurie o 26.71 square kilometers (10.31 sq mi) an, in the year 2010 census, reportit a population o 253,845.[2] It borders wi Chicoloapan, Chimalhuacán, Ixtapaluca, Valle de Chalco Solidaridad, Nezahualcoyotl and the Distrito Federal, specificially wi the burgh o Iztapalapa[1]

Touns an veelages[eedit | eedit soorce]

Localities (ceeties, touns, an veelages) are:[2]

Name 2010 Census Population
Los Reyes Acaquilpan 85,359
San Isidro 33,737
La Magdalena Atlicpac 26,429
Emiliano Zapata 25,309
San Sebastián Chimalpa 12,951
Lomas de San Sebastián 12,372
Professor Carlos Hank González 10,416
El Pino 8,332
San José las Palmas 8,203
Tecamachalco 6,780
Arenal 6,700
Lomas de Altavista 5,704
Unidad Acaquilpan 4,806
Bosques de la Magdalena 2,803
Techachaltitla 1,994
Lomas de San Sebastián 1,447
Colonia Máximo de la Cruz 429
Los Pirules 74
Total Municipality 253,845

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Enciclopedia de los Municipios de Mexico Estado de Mexico Los Reyes La Paz". Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2008-03-09. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2010 census tables: INEGI

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