Zapopan

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Zapopan
City & Municipality
Municipal Palace o Zapopan (City Haw)
Municipal Palace o Zapopan (City Haw)
Banner o Zapopan
Banner
Official seal of Zapopan
Seal
Zapopan is located in Mexico
Zapopan
Zapopan
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 20°43′13″N 103°23′31″W / 20.72028°N 103.39194°W / 20.72028; -103.39194
Kintra Mexico
StateJalisco
Foondit1541
Municipal Status1825
Govrenment
 • Municipal PresesPablo Lemus
Area
 • Municipality893.15 km2 (344.85 sq mi)
Elevation
(of seat)
1571 m (5,154 ft)
Population
 (2005) Municipality
 • Municipality1,155,790
 • Seat
1026492
 • Seat density1035/km2 (2,680/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code (of seat)
45010
Area code(s)33
DemonymZapopano
Website(in Spaingie) Municipal official site

Zapopan (Spaingie pronunciation: [saˈpopan]) is a big toun an municipality locatit in the Mexican state o Jalisco. First settelt bi muckle Zapotec, Nahua and Maya families fae doon south in the 12t an 14t centuries. They later cowpt aff wi Aztecs. Tha aw gaed agley wi a stramash whin the Spaingie cam in 1530.

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  1. "Breve historia del municipio de Zapopan" (in Spanish). Zapopan, Mexico: Municipality of Zapopan. Retrieved 19 Januar 2010. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)

Coordinates: 20°43′N 103°24′W / 20.717°N 103.400°W / 20.717; -103.400