Tierra Blanca, Guanajuato

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Tierra Blanca is a Mexican ceety (an municipality) locatit in the northeast region o the state o Guanajuato. The municipality haes a aurie o 391.65 square kilometres (1.09% o the surface o the state) an is bordered tae the north bi Santa Catarina, tae the sooth an the east tae the state o Querétaro, tae the wast bi San José Iturbide an tae the northwast bi Doctor Mora. The municipality haed a population o 14,515 inhabitants accordin tae the 2005 census.[1][2] In pre-Hispanic times the aurie o wha is the day Tierra Blanca wis maistly inhabitit bi Chichimeca fowk.

Tierra Blanca wis foondit an grantit the title o municipality in 1536 unner the order o the first viceroy o New Spain, Antonio de Mendoza, makkin it ane o the auldest in the state o Guanajuato.

The municipal preses o Tierra Blanca an its mony smawer ootleein commonties is Ernesto Reyes Pérez.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "2005 Census". INEGI: Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática. Retrieved 22 Mairch 2007.
  2. Guanajuato "Mexican Municipality Encyclopedia" Check |url= value (help). Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Retrieved 22 Mairch 2007.
  3. "PO_14_2da_Parte" (PDF). Archived frae the original (PDF) on 22 Julie 2011. Retrieved 14 August 2014.

Coordinates: 21°06′04″N 100°09′28″W / 21.10111°N 100.15778°W / 21.10111; -100.15778