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San Ignacio
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Nickname(s): 
Cayo
Country  Belize
District Cayo
Founded 1800s
Elevation
76 m (249 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 16,977
Time zone UTC-6 (Central)
Website www.sanignaciotown.com

San Ignacio is a town in western Belize. It is the capital of Cayo District. The town grew from Mahogany and chicle production during British rule.

San Ignacio is on the banks of the Macal and Mopan Rivers.

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