Santa Eulalia, Chihuahua

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Santa Eulalia
Toun
Santa Eulalia is located in Mexico
Santa Eulalia
Santa Eulalia
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°35′38″N 105°53′16″W / 28.59389°N 105.88778°W / 28.59389; -105.88778
Kintra  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipality Aquiles Serdán
Foondit 1652
Elevation 1,700 m (5,600 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 2,089
Area code(s) 614
Demonym Santaeulaliense

Santa Eulalia is a toun an seat of the municipality o Aquiles Serdán, in the northren Mexican state o Chihuahua. As o 2005, the toun haed a total population o 2,089.[1]

Foondit in 1652 bi Diego del Castillo, it is ane o the auldest settlements in the state.

Minin began in the Santa Eulalia Minin Destrict in the early 1700s. Early production wis primarily siller. Mair recently, the mines hae producit zinc an lead. Production haes been intermittent syne the 1990s.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía. Principales resultados por localidad 2005 (ITER). Retrieved on October 13, 2008
  2. Mexican Mining Rail Excursion, Mining Engineering, 1982
Rhodochrosite specimen frae Santa Eulalia