Huehuetán is a town and one of the 119 Municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. It covers an area of 313 km².

Municipality of Huehuetán in Chiapas
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 15°1′55″N 92°23′4″W
Country Mexico
  Total121 sq mi (313 km2)

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 33,444,[1] up from 31,464 as of 2005.[2]

As of 2010, the town of Huehuetán had a population of 7,755.[1] Other than the town of Huehuetán, the municipality had 114 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Ignacio Zaragoza (2,464), and Texcaltic (1,743), classified as rural.,[1] Huehuetán Estación FFCC (6,314), classified as urban, and Guadalupe (1,687), Plan de Ayala (1,443), and Chamulapita (1,337), classified as rural.[1]


  1. "Huehuetán". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  2. "Huehuetán". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas. Archived from the original on September 30, 2007. Retrieved July 25, 2008.

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