Coalcomán de Vázquez Pallares

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Coalcomán de Vázquez Pallares is a municipality locatit in the soothwast region o the Mexican state o Michoacán. The municipality haes a aurie o 2,881.57 square kilometres (4.89% o the surface o the state)[1] an is bordered tae the north bi the state o Jalisco an the municipality o Tepalcatepec, tae the east bi Arteaga an Aguililla, tae the sooth bi Aquila, an tae the wast bi Chinicuila. The municipality haed a population o 18,156 inhabitants accordin tae the 2005 census.[2] Its municipal seat is the ceety o the same name.

Coalcomán is a wird o Nahuatl oreegin that means "Snake" or "Snake wi Haunds", accordin tae some authors.[3]

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  1. Michoacán Archived 2011-05-17 at the Wayback Machine Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Retrieved on October 8, 2007
  2. "2005 Census". INEGI: Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática. Retrieved 8 October 2007.
  3. Aguililla, Michoacán Archived 2007-12-14 at the Wayback Machine Pueblo Náhuatl. Retrieved on October 8, 2007

Coordinates: 18°47′N 103°10′W / 18.783°N 103.167°W / 18.783; -103.167