State of Morelos
Flag of State of Morelos
Coat of arms of State of Morelos
Coat of arms
Location within Mexico
Location within Mexico
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Cuernavaca
Municipalities 33
 • Governor Marco Adame Castillo (PAN)
 • Federal Deputies PAN: 3
PRD: 1
PRI: 1
 • Federal Senators Adrián Rivera (PAN)
Martha Rivera (PAN)
Graco Ramírez (PRD)
Ranked 30th
 • Total 4,950 km2 (1,910 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 1,612,899 (Ranked 22nd)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
HDI (2004) 0.7856 - medium
Ranked 16th
ISO 3166-2 MX-MOR
Postal abbr. Mor.
Website Morelos State Government Site

Morelos is a state in central Mexico. About 1,600,000 people live in Morelos. Its capital is called Cuernavaca.


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