Tulancingo

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Tulancingo
Municipality an ceety
An fore-nicht view o Tulancingo, frae the Cerro del Tezontle
An fore-nicht view o Tulancingo, frae the Cerro del Tezontle
Offeecial seal o Tulancingo
Seal
Tulancingo is locatit in Mexico
Tulancingo
Tulancingo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 20°5′N 98°22′W / 20.083°N 98.367°W / 20.083; -98.367
Kintra Mexico
StateHidalgo
Municipal seatTulancingo
Govrenment
 • Municipal PresesJorge Marquez Alvarado
Area
 • Total290.4 km2 (112.1 sq mi)
Elevation
2,181 m (7,156 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Tot151,582
 • Density352.64/km2 (913.3/sq mi)
Wabsteidhttp://www.tulancingo.gob.mx

Tulancingo (offeecially Tulancingo de Bravo) is the seicont-lairgest ceety in the Mexican state o Hidalgo. It is locatit in the sootheastren pairt o the state an forms ane o the 84 municipalities o Hidalgo an aw, as weel as the Airchdiocese o Tulancingo. Locatit 93 km frae Mexico Ceety, this aurie is the maist important oo textile producer in the kintra an wis hame tae El Santo, Mexico’s maist famous lucha libre warstler. It is hame tae the Huapalcalco aircheological steid an aw, whilk wis the forerunner tae the Teotihuacan ceevilization. The name derives frae the Nahuatl wirds “tule” an “tzintle” whilk mean “in or ahint the reeds.” This is confirmit bi its Aztec glyph.[1]

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Pleasanton, Californie

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Estado de Hidalgo Tulancingo de Bravo". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México (in Spanish). Mexico: Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. 2005. Retrieved July 26, 2010.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)

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