San Bartolomé Zoogocho

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San Bartolomé Zoogocho
Municipality an toun
San Bartolomé Zoogocho is locatit in Mexico
San Bartolomé Zoogocho
San Bartolomé Zoogocho
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°14′N 96°14′W / 17.233°N 96.233°W / 17.233; -96.233
Kintra Mexico
StateOaxaca
Area
 • Total22.96 km2 (8.86 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)
 • Tot381
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central Standard Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central Daylight Time)
San Bartolomé Zoogocho

San Bartolomé Zoogocho is a toun an municipality in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. The municipality covers a aurie o 22.96 km². It is pairt o the Villa Alta Destrict in the centre o the Sierra Norte Region.

The tradeetional muisic is kent as jarabe.

Mezcal is aften made here an a big pairt o the cultur.

As o 2005, the municipality haed a total population o 381.[1]

As o 2013, aboot 1,500 "Zoogochenses" live in Los Angeles, Californie, whaur clesses are held tae preserve the Zoogocho Zapotec leid.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "San Bartolomé Zoogocho". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved June 12, 2009.
  2. "Los Angeles immigrant community pushes to keep Zapotec language alive". PRI, Public Radio International. 2013-08-09. Retrieved 2013-08-20.