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Municipios de Chihuahua
Municipalities of Chihuahua

Chihuahua is divided into 67 municipalities (municipios):

Municipalities

       State capital

Name Municipal seat Population
(2015)
Population
(2010)
Change Land area Population density
(2015)
Incorporation date
km2 sq mi
Ahumada Miguel Ahumada 12,568 11,457 &10000000000000009697128+9.7% 16,927.60 6,535.78 0.7/km2 (1.8/sq mi) July 14, 1894
Aldama Juan Aldama 24,761 22,302 &10000000000000011025916+11.0% 9,228.44 3,563.12 2.7/km2 (7.0/sq mi) December 11, 1824
Allende Valle de Ignacio Allende 8,751 8,409 &10000000000000004067070+4.1% 2,136.76 825.01 4.1/km2 (11/sq mi) January 5, 1826
Aquiles Serdán Santa Eulalia 15,516 10,688 &10000000000000045172155+45.2% 495.82 191.44 31.3/km2 (81/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Ascensión Ascensión 24,966 23,975 &10000000000000004133472+4.1% 12,870.82 4,969.45 1.9/km2 (4.9/sq mi) October 18, 1887
Bachiniva Bachiniva 6,156 6,011 &10000000000000002412244+2.4% 953.46 368.13 6.5/km2 (17/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Balleza Mariano Balleza 16,824 17,672 Template:Number table sorting/negative−4.8% 5,414.88 2,090.70 3.1/km2 (8.0/sq mi) January 5, 1826
Batopilas Batopilas 11,289 14,362 Template:Number table sorting/negative−21.4% 2,140.81 826.57 5.3/km2 (14/sq mi) January 5, 1826
Bocoyna Bocoyna 27,909 28,766 Template:Number table sorting/negative−3.0% 2,710.21 1,046.42 10.3/km2 (27/sq mi) November 26, 1911
Buenaventura San Buenaventura 23,438 22,378 &10000000000000004736795+4.7% 7,920.80 3,058.24 3.0/km2 (7.8/sq mi) January 5, 1826
Camargo Santa Rosalía de Camargo 51,572 48,748 &10000000000000005793058+5.8% 13,767.90 5,315.82 3.7/km2 (9.6/sq mi) August 4, 1830
Carichi Carichi 9,211 8,795 &10000000000000004729960+4.7% 2,594.73 1,001.83 3.5/km2 (9.1/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Casas Grandes Casas Grandes 11,432 10,587 &10000000000000007981486+8.0% 3,759.17 1,451.42 3.0/km2 (7.8/sq mi) March 17, 1855
ChihuahuaState capital Chihuahua 878,062 819,543 &10000000000000007140442+7.1% 8,393.34 3,240.69 104.6/km2 (271/sq mi) August 7, 1821
Chínipas Chínipas de Almada 7,501 8,441 Template:Number table sorting/negative−11.1% 1,993.14 769.56 3.8/km2 (9.8/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Coronado José Esteban Coronado 2,096 2,284 Template:Number table sorting/negative−8.2% 1,893.45 731.07 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi) May 10, 1860
Coyame del Sotol Santiago de Coyame 1,684 1,681 &10000000000000000178465+0.2% 11,664.60 4,503.73 0.1/km2 (0.26/sq mi) November 21, 1844
La Cruz La Cruz 3,861 3,982 Template:Number table sorting/negative−3.0% 1,054.64 407.20 3.7/km2 (9.6/sq mi) April 21, 1868
Cuauhtémoc Ciudad Cuauhtémoc 168,482 154,639 &10000000000000008951816+9.0% 3,613.21 1,395.07 46.6/km2 (121/sq mi) July 23, 1927
Cusihuiriachi Cusihuiriachi 4,594 5,414 Template:Number table sorting/negative−15.1% 1,610.56 621.84 2.9/km2 (7.5/sq mi) July 19, 1823
Delicias Delicias 148,045 137,935 &10000000000000007329539+7.3% 533.92 206.15 277.3/km2 (718/sq mi) January 12, 1935
Dr. Belisario Domínguez San Lorenzo 2,491 2,911 Template:Number table sorting/negative−14.4% 1,034.66 399.48 2.4/km2 (6.2/sq mi) July 19, 1823
El Tule El Tule 1,697 1,869 Template:Number table sorting/negative−9.2% 470.50 181.66 3.6/km2 (9.3/sq mi) February 22, 1859
Galeana Hermenegildo Galeana 6,021 5,892 &10000000000000002189409+2.2% 1,731.53 668.55 3.5/km2 (9.1/sq mi) September 21, 1829
Gómez Farías Valentín Gómez Farias 8,905 8,624 &10000000000000003258348+3.3% 854.41 329.89 10.4/km2 (27/sq mi) December 15, 1951
Gran Morelos San Nicolás de Carretas 2,466 3,209 Template:Number table sorting/negative−23.2% 486.14 187.70 5.1/km2 (13/sq mi) July 19, 1823
Guachochi Guachochi 45,544 49,689 Template:Number table sorting/negative−8.3% 6,984.11 2,696.58 6.5/km2 (17/sq mi) January 9, 1963
Guadalupe Guadalupe 5,272 6,458 Template:Number table sorting/negative−18.4% 6,000.97 2,316.99 0.9/km2 (2.3/sq mi) March 17, 1855
Guadalupe y Calvo Guadalupe y Calvo 56,130 53,499 &10000000000000004917848+4.9% 9,649.92 3,725.85 5.8/km2 (15/sq mi) February 16, 1837
Guazapares Témoris 7,429 8,998 Template:Number table sorting/negative−17.4% 1,825.89 704.98 4.1/km2 (11/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Guerrero Vicente Guerrero 39,064 39,626 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.4% 5,737.99 2,215.45 6.8/km2 (18/sq mi) January 5, 1826
Hidalgo del Parral Hidalgo del Parral 109,510 107,061 &10000000000000002287480+2.3% 1,926.86 743.96 56.8/km2 (147/sq mi) August 7, 1821
Huejotitán Huejotitán 952 1,049 Template:Number table sorting/negative−9.2% 854.34 329.86 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Ignacio Zaragoza Ignacio Zaragoza 6,903 6,934 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.4% 2,864.20 1,105.87 2.4/km2 (6.2/sq mi) May 24, 1941
Janos Janos 10,974 10,953 &10000000000000000191728+0.2% 7,420.46 2,865.06 1.5/km2 (3.9/sq mi) February 16, 1837
Jiménez José Mariano Jiménez 42,860 41,265 &10000000000000003865261+3.9% 10,789.58 4,165.88 4.0/km2 (10/sq mi) December 14, 1824
Juárez Ciudad Juárez 1,391,180 1,332,131 &10000000000000004432672+4.4% 3,550.43 1,370.83 391.8/km2 (1,015/sq mi) January 5, 1826
Julimes Julimes 4,448 4,953 Template:Number table sorting/negative−10.2% 4,125.54 1,592.88 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi) August 28, 1833
López Villa López (Octaviano López) 4,007 4,025 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.4% 1,350.25 521.33 3.0/km2 (7.8/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Madera Cd. Madera 29,233 29,611 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.3% 8,748.41 3,377.78 3.3/km2 (8.5/sq mi) July 13, 1911
Maguarichi Maguarichi 1,593 1,921 Template:Number table sorting/negative−17.1% 1,007.99 389.19 1.6/km2 (4.1/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Manuel Benavides Manuel Benavides 1,403 1,601 Template:Number table sorting/negative−12.4% 5,032.18 1,942.94 0.3/km2 (0.78/sq mi) December 11, 1937
Matachi Matachi 2,961 3,104 Template:Number table sorting/negative−4.6% 728.06 281.11 4.1/km2 (11/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Matamoros Mariano Matamoros 4,371 4,499 Template:Number table sorting/negative−2.8% 1,184.19 457.22 3.7/km2 (9.6/sq mi) July 31, 1874
Meoqui Pedro Meoqui 44,752 43,833 &10000000000000002096593+2.1% 429.79 165.94 104.1/km2 (270/sq mi) August 7, 1821
Morelos Morelos 7,797 8,343 Template:Number table sorting/negative−6.5% 2,186.92 844.38 3.6/km2 (9.3/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Moris Moris 5,141 5,312 Template:Number table sorting/negative−3.2% 1,809.77 698.75 2.8/km2 (7.3/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Namiquipa Namiquipa 23,255 22,880 &10000000000000001638986+1.6% 4,866.13 1,878.82 4.8/km2 (12/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Nonoava Nonoava 2,574 2,849 Template:Number table sorting/negative−9.7% 2,004.15 773.81 1.3/km2 (3.4/sq mi) July 19, 1823
Nuevo Casas Grandes Nuevo Casas Grandes 63,412 59,337 &10000000000000006867553+6.9% 2,604.83 1,005.73 24.3/km2 (63/sq mi) December 21, 1922
Ocampo Melchor Ocampo 7,569 7,546 &10000000000000000304797+0.3% 1,798.39 694.36 4.2/km2 (11/sq mi) February 16, 1837
Ojinaga Ojinaga 28,040 26,304 &10000000000000006599756+6.6% 6,804.43 2,627.21 4.1/km2 (11/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Práxedis G. Guerrero Praxedis G. Guerrero 5,486 4,799 &10000000000000014315482+14.3% 371.10 143.28 14.8/km2 (38/sq mi) February 22, 1859
Riva Palacio San Andrés 7,969 8,012 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.5% 2,266.23 875.00 3.5/km2 (9.1/sq mi) March 17, 1855
Rosales Santa Cruz de Rosales 16,896 16,785 &10000000000000000661304+0.7% 1,929.71 745.07 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi) July 8, 1820
Rosario Valle del Rosario 2,018 2,235 Template:Number table sorting/negative−9.7% 1,174.10 453.32 1.7/km2 (4.4/sq mi) November 21, 1844
San Francisco de Borja San Francisco de Borja 2,136 2,290 Template:Number table sorting/negative−6.7% 1,321.61 510.28 1.6/km2 (4.1/sq mi) July 19, 1823
San Francisco de Conchos San Francisco de Conchos 2,471 2,983 Template:Number table sorting/negative−17.2% 879.98 339.76 2.8/km2 (7.3/sq mi) November 21, 1844
San Francisco del Oro San Francisco del Oro 5,086 4,753 &10000000000000007006101+7.0% 480.75 185.62 10.6/km2 (27/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Santa Bárbara Santa Bárbara 10,721 10,427 &10000000000000002819602+2.8% 346.15 133.65 31.0/km2 (80/sq mi) July 14, 1829
Santa Isabel Santa Isabel 4,099 3,937 &10000000000000004114808+4.1% 670.51 258.88 6.1/km2 (16/sq mi) July 19, 1823
Satevo San Francisco Javier de Satevo 3,159 3,662 Template:Number table sorting/negative−13.7% 3,562.15 1,375.35 0.9/km2 (2.3/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Saucillo Saucillo 31,196 32,325 Template:Number table sorting/negative−3.5% 3,044.34 1,175.43 10.2/km2 (26/sq mi) December 2, 1896
Temósachi Temósachi 6,425 6,211 &10000000000000003445499+3.4% 4,280.77 1,652.81 1.5/km2 (3.9/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Urique Urique 20,947 20,386 &10000000000000002751888+2.8% 3,307.24 1,276.93 6.3/km2 (16/sq mi) December 14, 1860
Uruachi Uruachi 6,094 8,200 Template:Number table sorting/negative−25.7% 2,663.07 1,028.22 2.3/km2 (6.0/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Valle de Zaragoza Valle de Zaragoza 5,199 5,105 &10000000000000001841332+1.8% 2,959.10 1,142.51 1.8/km2 (4.7/sq mi) November 21, 1844
Chihuahua 3,556,574 3,406,465 &10000000000000004406591+4.4% &&&&&&&&&0247798.&80000247,798.08 95,675.37 14.4/km2 (37/sq mi)
Mexico 119,938,473 112,336,538 &10000000000000006767108+6.8% &&&&&&&&01972550.&&&&&01,972,550 761,606 60.8/km2 (157/sq mi)

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