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State of Veracruz

Estado Libre y Soberano de
Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave
Flag of State of Veracruz
Flag
Coat of arms of State of Veracruz
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): 
Veracruz
Motto(s): 
"Estado próspero"
Location within Mexico
Location within Mexico
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Xalapa
Municipalities 212
Largest City Veracruz
Area

Ranked 11th
 • Total 71,699 km2 (27,683 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)
 • Total 7,110,214 (Ranked 3rd)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
HDI (2004) 0.7457 - medium
Ranked 28th
ISO 3166-2 MX-VER
Postal abbr. Ver.

Veracruz is one of the 32 states of Mexico.

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