Guadalajara, Jalisco

Guadalajara (Spaingie pronunciation: [ɡwaðalaˈxaɾa]) is the caipital o the Mexican state o Jalisco, an the seat o the municipality o Guadalajara. The ceety is locatit in the central region o Jalisco in the wastren-paceefic aurie o Mexico. Wi a population o 1,564,514 it is Mexico's seicont maist muckle municipality.[1] The Guadalajara Metropolitan Aurie includes seiven adjacent municipalities wi a reportit population o 4,328,584 in 2009, makin it the seicont maist populous metropolitan aurie in Mexico, ahint Mexico Ceety.[1][2] The municipality is the seicont maist densely populatit aurie in Mexico; the first being Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl in Estado de México.[3]

Guadalajara
Ciudad de Guadalajara
Ceety o Guadalajara
Tap left: the Hospicio Cabañas, Escudo de Guadalajara, Guadalajara Cathedral, Teatro Degollado, Rotonda de los Jaliscienses Ilustres, Templo Expiatorio del Santísimo Sacramento, Arcos de Guadalajara, Glorieta Minerva, Avenida Américas an the Puente Matute Remus beside Hotel Riu Plaza Guadalajara
Banner o Guadalajara
Banner
Coat o airms o Guadalajara
Coat o airms
Eik-name(s): 
Spaingie: La Perla de Occidente (Inglis: The Pearl o the Wast), Spaingie: La Ciudad de las Rosas (Inglis: The Ceety o Roses)
Motto(s): 
Spaingie: Somos más por Guadalajara, (Inglis: We are mair for Guadalajara)
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Guadalajara is locatit in Mexico
Guadalajara
Guadalajara
Location o Guadalajara athin Jalisco
Coordinates: 20°40′N 103°21′W / 20.667°N 103.350°W / 20.667; -103.350Coordinates: 20°40′N 103°21′W / 20.667°N 103.350°W / 20.667; -103.350
KintraMexico
StateJalisco
MunicipalityGuadalajara
Foondation1542
Govrenment
 • Spaingie: Alcalde (Inglis: Mayor)Aristóteles Sandoval
Area
 • Ceety151 km2 (58 sq mi)
 • Metro
2,734 km2 (1,056 sq mi)
Elevation
1,566 m (5,138 ft)
Population
 (2009)
 • Ceety1,564,514
 • Density10,361/km2 (26,830/sq mi)
 • Metro
4,328,584
 • Metro density1,583/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
 • Demonym
Tapatío, guadalajarense
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

Sister ceetiesEedit

Sister ceeties
Flag Ceety Kintra Year
  Alajuela Costa Rica[4] 1983
  Albuquerque Unitit States[4] 1985
  Arequipa Peru
  Atlanta Unitit States[4] 2009
  Batangas Philippines
  Caracas Venezuela[4] 1976
  Cebu Philippines[4] 1976
  Lima Peru[4] 1976
  Ceuta Spain
  Cigales Spain[4] 1992
  Cleveland Unitit States[4] 1976
  Curitiba Brazil[4] 1995
  Daejeon Republic o Korea[4] 1997
  Dagupan Philippines[4]
  Downey Unitit States[4] 1960
  Guadalajara Spain[4] 1982
  Hagåtña Guam[4] 1976
  Kansas Ceety Unitit States[4] 1993
  Kingston Jamaica[4] 1976
  Kraków Poland[4] 1978
  Kyoto Japan[4] 1978
  Lansing Unitit States[4] 1990
  Compton Unitit States
  Magdalena de Kino Mexico[4] 1984
  Malabo Equatorial Guinea[4] 1976
  Málaga Spain[4]
  Milan Italy[4] 1976
  Nochistlán Mexico[4] 1997
  Oñati Spain[4] 2002
  Panama Ceety Panama[4] 1976
  Portland Unitit States[4] 1983
  St. Louis Unitit States[4] 1993
  Saunt Petersburg Roushie[5]
  San Antonio Unitit States[4] 1974
  San José Costa Rica[4]
  San Salvador El Salvador[4] 1976
  Santo Domingo Dominican Republic[4]
  Seville Spain[4] 1977
  Tegucigalpa Honduras[4] 1976
  Duarte Unitit States[4] 1972
  Wrocław Poland[4] 1995
  Xiamen Cheenae[4]

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Consejo Nacional de Población, México; Proyecciones de la Población de México 2005-2050 Retrieved on 2008-10-18.
  2. Consejo Nacional de Población, México; Delimitación de las zonas metropolitanas de México 2005 Retrieved on 2008-10-18.
  3. Juan Carlos Aceros Gualdron. "Scripta Nova". Ub.es. Retrieved 2010-06-07.
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 4.13 4.14 4.15 4.16 4.17 4.18 4.19 4.20 4.21 4.22 4.23 4.24 4.25 4.26 4.27 4.28 4.29 4.30 4.31 4.32 4.33 4.34 4.35 4.36 Sister Cities, Public Relations, Guadalajara municipal government. Accessed on line March 18, 2008.
  5. Chairman of the Committee for External Relations of St. Petersburg, Business Petersburg, issue 54, 2007-03-30