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Simojovel is locatit in Mexico
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°09′N 92°43′W / 17.150°N 92.717°W / 17.150; -92.717
Kintra Mexico
Municipal seatSimojovel de Allende
 • Presidente MunicipalJosé Amir Pérez Conde (2008–10)
 • Total446.99 km2 (172.58 sq mi)
 • Tot31,615

Simojovel is ane o the 119 municipalities o Chiapas, in soothren Mexico.

As o 2005, the municipality haed a total population o 31,615.[1] It covers an area of 446.99 km².

The municipal seat is the toun o Simojovel de Allende.

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

Till 1990 majority o the population wirkit on the harvest o coffee, nouadays minin an amber trade are the maist important economic activities. It is kent for its extraordinary gastronomic tradeetions inheritit frae their auncient Mayan ancestors an aw. Specially, for ceukin 'zats' a tree wirm that grows in 'caulote' trees teepical o the region (kent thare as 'tapaculo'), an aw the 'yervamora' an exquisite seasonal vegetable, a chili variety 'simojovel' native tae the toun region, an the infamous 'suy' prepared fuid.

Native inhabitants o Simojovel dae no allou tourists or foreign visitors neither interviews, as a measur tae protect their patrimony an nan-ethical profit. Housomeivver, fowk are wairm an friendly if you happen tae walk pass.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Simojovel". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas. Retrieved August 1, 2008.