Santa Catalina la Tinta

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Santa Catalina la Tinta
La Tinta
Municipality
Central pairk o Santa Catalina la Tinta
Central pairk o Santa Catalina la Tinta
Santa Catalina la Tinta is locatit in Guatemala
Santa Catalina la Tinta
Santa Catalina la Tinta
Location in Guatemala
Kintra Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Depairtment Alta Verapaz
Municipality Santa Catalina la Tinta
Govrenment
 • Teep Municipal
Area
 • Municipality 196 km2 (76 sq mi)
Elevation 195 m (640 ft)
Population (Census 2002)[1]
 • Municipality 27,027
 • Urban n/d
 • Ethnicities Q'eqchi', Poqomchi', Ladino
 • Releegions Roman Catholicism, Evangelicalism, Maya
Time zone Guatemala (UTC-6)
Patron Saunt Saunt Catherine o Alexandria (November 24–28)

Santa Catalina la Tinta is a municipality in the Guatemalan depairtment o Alta Verapaz. It is locatit in the hot Polochic River glen. It wis oreeginally pairt o the municipality o Panzós, but wis given separate municipal status in 1999. La Tinta is the commercial centre o the lawer Polochic glen, an merchants an shoppers clog the toun's streets especially on the offeecial mercat days o Tuesdays an Thursdays. The toun o Santa Catalina la Tinta is locatit at 110 km frae Cobán an 278 km frae Guatemala Ceety.

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