San Bartolomé Quialana

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San Bartolomé Quialana
Municipality an toun
San Bartolomé Quialana is locatit in Mexico
San Bartolomé Quialana
San Bartolomé Quialana
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 16°54′N 96°30′W / 16.900°N 96.500°W / 16.900; -96.500
Kintra Mexico
StateOaxaca
Area
 • Total49.76 km2 (19.21 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)
 • Total2,485
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central Staundart Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central Daylicht Time)

San Bartolomé Quialana is a toun an municipality in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. The municipality covers an aurie o 49.76 km². It is pairt o the Tlacolula Destrict in the east o the Valles Centrales Region.

As o 2005, the municipality haed a tot population o 2485.[1]

Weemen in the aurie wear tradeetional clothin.

Quialana is a Zapotec wird that means "black rocks" or "blackened rocks." This is associatit wi the fact that thare is a rocky hill in the aurie which is cried Picacho or Yubda (in Zapotec, "Sun Rock).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "San Bartolomé Quialana". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved 12 Juin 2009.