|City & municipality|
|Acapulco de Juárez|
|Location in Mexico|
|• Municipality||1,882.6 km2 (726.9 sq mi)|
|• Urban||85 km2 (33 sq mi)|
|• Metro||3,538.5 km2 (1,366.2 sq mi)|
|Elevationof seat||30 m (100 ft)|
|• Seat||673 479|
|Time zone||CST (UTC−6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC−5)|
|Postal code (of seat)||39300|
|Website||(Spanish) Official website|
Acapulco is a town and sea port on the Pacific coast of Mexico, 300 km (190 miles) southwest from Mexico City. Acapulco is on a deep, semi-circular bay. It is a stop for shipping and cruising lines running between Panama, and San Francisco, California, USA. In 2005, about 722,499 people lived there.
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