Ciudad Hidalgo, Chiapas

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Ciudad Hidalgo

(umwhile: Mariscal; Mariscal Suchiate; Suchiate)
Ceety & Municipal seat
Municipality o Suchiate in Chiapas
Municipality o Suchiate in Chiapas
Ciudad Hidalgo is located in Mexico
Ciudad Hidalgo
Ciudad Hidalgo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 14°40′45″N 92°08′59″W / 14.67917°N 92.14972°W / 14.67917; -92.14972
Kintra Mexico
Veelage status4 Julie 1925
Ceety status24 Julie 1952
20 m (70 ft)
 • Total14,606
Postal code
Area code(s)962

Ciudad Hidalgo is a ceety in the Mexican state o Chiapas. It serves as the municipal seat o the surroondin municipality o Suchiate. In the 2010 INEGI Census, it reportit a population o 14,606 indwallers.[1] It is the soothmaist municipal seat in Mexico, an its municipality is the soothmaist in Mexico an aw.

It is the main crossin pynt on the internaitional mairch wi Guatemala. The Puente Rodolfo Robles [2] ower the Río Suchiate joins it wi the Guatemalan ceety o Ciudad Tecún Umán in the municipality o Ayutla, San Marcos depairtment. Thare is a railwey brig an aw.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Ciudad Hidalgo wis foondit in 1882 bi a group o settlers frae Ayutla, San Marcos, who did no wish tae remain on the Guatemalan side o the mairch follaein adoption o the mairch treaty o 27 September 1882 atween the naitions. The new dounset arose on wha haed been a hacienda cried Los Cerros; it wis kent as aither Suchiate, efter the Río Suchiate, or Ignacio Mariscal, efter a local laundawner. On 4 Julie 1925 Suchiate wis gien veelage (pueblo) status an the municipality o Suchiate wis formit. On 24 Julie 1952, unner Govrenor Francisco J. Grajales, the toun o Suchiate wis gien ceety status an its name chyngit tae Ciudad Hidalgo, in honour o Fr. Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla.[3]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 2010 census tables: INEGI Archived 2018-12-25 at the Wayback Machine
  2. Dr. Rodolpho Robles Bridge
  3. INAFED. "Suchiate". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Archived frae the original on 30 September 2007. Retrieved 2 November 2008.