Satevó Municipality

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Municipality o Satevó in Chihuahua
Satevó is located in Mexico
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 27°57′15″N 106°6′23″W / 27.95417°N 106.10639°W / 27.95417; -106.10639
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State Chihuahua
Municipal seat San Francisco Javier de Satevó
 • Total 2,185.1 km2 (843.7 sq mi)
Elevation 1,380 m (4,530 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 3,820
 • Density 1.7/km2 (4.5/sq mi)

Satevó is a ane o the 67 municipalities o Chihuahua, in northren Mexico. The municipal seat lees at San Francisco Javier de Satevó. The municipality covers an aurie o 2,185.1 km².

In the 2005 INEGI Census, the municipality reportit a total population o 3,856.[1]

Satevó began as a Jesuit mission to the Tarahumara in about 1640.[2]

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Touns an veelages[eedit | eedit soorce]

The municipality haes 126 localities. The lairgest are:

Name Population
San Francisco Javier de Satevó 451
El Chamizal 244
La Joya 237
San José del Sitio 214
Babonoyaba 155
Total Municipality 3,856

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Satevó". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved October 25, 2008. 
  2. Edward C. Spicer, Cycles of COnquest (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1962) p. 29