Tuxtla Gutiérrez

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Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Official seal of Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Seal
Tuxtla Gutiérrez is locatit in Mexico
Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 16°45′10″N 93°07′00″W / 16.75278°N 93.11667°W / 16.75278; -93.11667
Kintra Mexico
StateChiapas
Foonditmid 16t century
Municipal Status1915
Govrenment
 • Municipal PresesSamuel Toledo (PRI)
Area
 • Municipality412.40 km2 (159.23 sq mi)
Elevation
o seat
600 m (2,000 ft)
Population
 (2005)Municipality
 • Municipality503,320
 • Seat
490455
Demonym(s)Tuxtleco(a)
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code (of seat)
29000
Area code(s)961
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid (in Spaingie)

Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Spaingie pronunciation: [ˈtustla ɣuˈtjeres]) is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the Mexican state o Chiapas. It is considered tae bi the state’s maist developit an important ceety an the financial centre o the state. Prior tae this, thare haed been nae significant dounset on the steid. Unlike mony ither auries o Chiapas, Tuxtla is no a tourist attraction, but a transportation hub for tourists comin intae the state, wi a major airport an bus station.

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