Zozocolco de Hidalgo

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Zozocolco de Hidalgo
Municipality an toun
Zozocolco de Hidalgo is locatit in Mexico
Zozocolco de Hidalgo
Zozocolco de Hidalgo
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 20°08′N 97°35′W / 20.133°N 97.583°W / 20.133; -97.583Coordinates: 20°08′N 97°35′W / 20.133°N 97.583°W / 20.133; -97.583
Kintra  Mexico
State Veracruz
 • Total 106.11 km2 (40.97 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Tot 12,455
Time zone Central Staundart Time (UTC-6)
 • Simmer (DST) Central Daylicht Time (UTC-5)

Zozocolco de Hidalgo is a municipality locatit in soothren Veracruz, aboot 100 kilometres (62 mi) frae state caipital, Xalapa. It haes a surface o 106.11 square kilometres (40.97 sq mi) an is locatit at 20°08′N 97°35′W / 20.133°N 97.583°W / 20.133; -97.583. The name comes frae the Nahuatl: Xoxo-colco, that means “In the potter o clay".

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The municipality o Zozocolco haes mairches norlins wi Nautla, eastlins wi Gulf o Mexico, soothlins wi Juchique de Ferrer an wastlins wi Misantla.[1]

Agricultur[eedit | eedit soorce]

It produces principally maize, beans an coffee.

Celebrations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Every September, a festival is held tae celebrate St Michael (San Miguel), patron o the toun, an in Dizember thare a festival held in honour o Oor Lady o Guadalupe.

Climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

A Roman Catholic kirk in Zozocolco.

The climate in Zozocolco is wairm-humid wi a average temperatur o 22 °C (72 °F), wi rain in simmer an hairst.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México: Zozocolco de Hidalgo" (in Spaingie). www.veracruz.gob.mx Gobierno Estatal. Retrieved 2009-06-18. 

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