Zacatecas, Zacatecas

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Zacatecas
Ceety & Municipality
View o Zacatecas
View o Zacatecas
Nickname(s): 
Ciudad de cantera, corazón de plata
Civilizadora del Norte
Zacatecas is locatit in Mexico
Zacatecas
Zacatecas
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 22°46′18″N 102°34′31″W / 22.77167°N 102.57528°W / 22.77167; -102.57528
KintraMexico
StateZacatecas
Foondit1548
Municipal Status1825
Govrenment
 • Municipal PresesArnoldo Rodriguez Reyes
Area
 • Municipality356.14 km2 (137.51 sq mi)
Elevation
(of seat)
2,440 m (8,010 ft)
Population
 (2005) Municipality
 • Municipality138,152
 • Seat
122,889
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code (of seat)
98000
Aurie code(s)492
Wabsteid(in Spaingie) /Official site
Offeecial nameHistoric Centre o Zacatecas
TeepCultural
CriteriaII, IV
Designatit1993 (17t session)
Reference no.676
State PairtyMexico
RegionLaitin Americae an the Caribbean

Zacatecas (Spaingie pronunciation: [sakaˈtekas]) is a ceety an municipality in Mexico. It is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the state o Zacatecas. The name means "Fowk the grassland."[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Zacatecas: Artistica y tradicional". Reforma (in Spanish). Mexico City. March 9, 1997. p. 6.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)