Santiago Tilantongo

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Santiago Tilantongo
Municipality an toun
Santiago Tilantongo is located in Mexico
Santiago Tilantongo
Santiago Tilantongo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°17′N 97°21′W / 17.283°N 97.350°W / 17.283; -97.350
Kintra Mexico
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central Staundart Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central Daylicht Time)

Santiago Tilantongo is a toun an municipality in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. It is pairt o the Nochixtlán Destrict in the sootheast o the Mixteca Region.

As o 2005, Santiago Tilantongo haed a total population o 3348 livin in 827 residences. Amaist hauf speak a indigenous leid, an aw but aboot 200 are Roman Catholic. The municipality haes a pre-schuil, an elementar schuil an a telesecundaria, as well as a landwart medical clinic, a tianguis mercat, an a Dominican kirk.[1] The kirk dates frae the early colonial era an haes a nummer o excellent santos, statues o saunts, mony done in feene polychrome an some datin tae the 16t an 17t centuries.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "-". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived frae the original on 26 Januar 2007. Retrieved 15 Juin 2009.
  2. [1] Archived 2013-12-20 at the Wayback Machine Santos in Oaxaca's Ancient Churches: Santiago Tilantongo. Retrieved 2012-4-15