Guadalajara, Jalisco

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Guadalajara
Ciudad de Guadalajara
Ceety o Guadalajara
Tap left: the Hospicio Cabañas, Escudo de Guadalajara, Guadalajara Cathedral, Teatro Degollado, Rotonda de los Jaliscienses Ilustres, Templo Expiatorio del Santísimo Sacramento, Arcos de Guadalajara, Glorieta Minerva, Avenida Américas an the Puente Matute Remus beside Hotel Riu Plaza Guadalajara
Banner o Guadalajara
Banner
Coat of airms o Guadalajara
Coat airms
Eik-name(s): 
Spaingie: La Perla de Occidente (Inglis: The Pearl o the Wast), Spaingie: La Ciudad de las Rosas (Inglis: The Ceety o Roses)
Motto(s): 
Spaingie: Somos más por Guadalajara, (Inglis: We are mair for Guadalajara)
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Guadalajara is locatit in Mexico
Guadalajara
Guadalajara
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Coordinates: 20°40′N 103°21′W / 20.667°N 103.350°W / 20.667; -103.350Coordinates: 20°40′N 103°21′W / 20.667°N 103.350°W / 20.667; -103.350
KintraMexico
StateJalisco
MunicipalityGuadalajara
Foondation1542
Govrenment
 • Spaingie: Alcalde (Inglis: Mayor)Aristóteles Sandoval
Area
 • Ceety151 km2 (58 sq mi)
 • Metro
2734 km2 (1,056 sq mi)
Elevation
1566 m (5138 ft)
Population
 (2009)
 • Ceety1,564,514
 • Density10361/km2 (26,830/sq mi)
 • Metro
4,328,584
 • Metro density1583/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
 • Demonym
Tapatío guadalajarense
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

Guadalajara (Spaingie pronunciation: [ɡwaðalaˈxaɾa]) is the caipital o the Mexican state o Jalisco, an the seat o the municipality o Guadalajara. The ceety is locatit in the central region o Jalisco in the wastren-paceefic area o Mexico. Wi a population o 1,564,514 it is Mexico's seicont maist muckle municipality.[1] The Guadalajara Metropolitan Area includes seiven adjacent municipalities wi a reportit population o 4,328,584 in 2009, makin it the seicont maist populous metropolitan area in Mexico, ahint Mexico Ceety.[1][2] The municipality is the seicont maist densely populatit area in Mexico; the first being Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl in Estado de México.[3]

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Sister ceeties
Flag Ceety Kintra Year
Costa Rica Alajuela Costa Rica[4] 1983
United States Albuquerque Unitit States[4] 1985
Peru Arequipa Peru
United States Atlanta Unitit States[4] 2009
Philippines Batangas Philippines
Venezuela Caracas Venezuela[4] 1976
Philippines Cebu Philippines[4] 1976
Peru Lima Peru[4] 1976
Spain Ceuta Spain
Spain Cigales Spain[4] 1992
United States Cleveland Unitit States[4] 1976
Brazil Curitiba Brazil[4] 1995
Sooth Korea Daejeon Republic o Korea[4] 1997
Philippines Dagupan Philippines[4]
United States Downey Unitit States[4] 1960
Spain Guadalajara Spain[4] 1982
Guam Hagåtña Guam[4] 1976
United States Kansas Ceety Unitit States[4] 1993
Jamaica Kingston Jamaica[4] 1976
Poland Kraków Poland[4] 1978
Japan Kyoto Japan[4] 1978
United States Lansing Unitit States[4] 1990
United States Compton Unitit States
Mexico Magdalena de Kino Mexico[4] 1984
Equatorial Guinea Malabo Equatorial Guinea[4] 1976
Spain Málaga Spain[4]
Italy Milan Italy[4] 1976
Mexico Nochistlán Mexico[4] 1997
Spain Oñati Spain[4] 2002
Panama Panama Ceety Panama[4] 1976
United States Portland Unitit States[4] 1983
United States St. Louis Unitit States[4] 1993
Roushie Saunt Petersburg Roushie[5]
United States San Antonio Unitit States[4] 1974
Costa Rica San José Costa Rica[4]
El Salvador San Salvador El Salvador[4] 1976
Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Dominican Republic[4]
Spain Seville Spain[4] 1977
Honduras Tegucigalpa Honduras[4] 1976
United States Duarte Unitit States[4] 1972
Poland Wrocław Poland[4] 1995
Fowkrepublic o Cheenae Xiamen Cheenae[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Consejo Nacional de Población, México; Proyecciones de la Población de México 2005-2050 Retrieved on 2008-10-18.
  2. Consejo Nacional de Población, México; Delimitación de las zonas metropolitanas de México 2005 Retrieved on 2008-10-18.
  3. Juan Carlos Aceros Gualdron. "Scripta Nova". Ub.es. Retrieved 7 Juin 2010.
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 4.13 4.14 4.15 4.16 4.17 4.18 4.19 4.20 4.21 4.22 4.23 4.24 4.25 4.26 4.27 4.28 4.29 4.30 4.31 4.32 4.33 4.34 4.35 4.36 Sister Cities, Public Relations, Guadalajara municipal government. Accessed on line March 18, 2008.
  5. Chairman of the Committee for External Relations of St. Petersburg, Business Petersburg, issue 54, 2007-03-30