San Juan Guelavía

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San Juan Guelavía
Municipality an toun
San Juan Guelavía is locatit in Mexico
San Juan Guelavía
San Juan Guelavía
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 16°57′N 96°32′W / 16.950°N 96.533°W / 16.950; -96.533Coordinates: 16°57′N 96°32′W / 16.950°N 96.533°W / 16.950; -96.533
Kintra Mexico
StateOaxaca
Area
 • Total17.86 km2 (6.90 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)
 • Tot2,940
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central Staundart Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central Daylicht Time)

San Juan Guelavía is a toun an municipality in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. The municipality covers a aurie o 17.86 km². It is pairt o the Tlacolula Destrict in the east o the Valles Centrales Region.

As o 2005, the municipality haed a total population o 2,940.[1]

Guelavia's 16t-century kirk is notable for a lairge nummer o colonial-era santos, statues o Roman Catholic saunts.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "San Juan Guelavia". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved June 12, 2009.
  2. Santos in Oaxaca's Ancient Churches: San Juan Guelavia. Retrieved 2012-04-13.