Guanajuato (Spaingie pronunciation: [gwanaˈxwato], locally: [gwanaˈhwato]), offeecially Free an Sovereign State o Guanajuato (Spaingie: Estado Libre y Soberano de Guanajuato), is ane o the 31 states which, wi the Federal Destrict, comprise the 32 Federal Entities o Mexico. It is dividit in 46 municipalities an its caipital ceety is Guanajuato.

Estado Libre y Soberano de Guanajuato
Banner o Guanajuato
Offeecial seal o Guanajuato
State o Guanajuato athin Mexico
State o Guanajuato athin Mexico
Coordinates: 21°1′8″N 101°15′46″W / 21.01889°N 101.26278°W / 21.01889; -101.26278
Lairgest CeetyLeón
AdmissionDecember 20, 1823[1]
 • GovrenorJuan Manuel Oliva PAN
 • Senators[2]Humberto Andrade PAN
Luis Alberto Villarreal PAN
Francisco Arroyo Vieyra PRI
 • Deputies[3]
 • Total30,608 km2 (11,818 sq mi)
 Ranked 22nt
Highest elevation3,110 m (10,200 ft)
 • Tot5,486,372
 • Rank6t
 • Density180/km2 (460/sq mi)
 • Density rank5t
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code
Aurie code
ISO 3166 codeMX-GUA
HDIIncrease 0.812 High Ranked 22nt
GDPUS$ 25,759,402.74 mil[a]
WabsteidOfficial Web Site
^ a. The state's GDP wis 329,720,355 million o pesos in 2008,[7] amount corresponding to 25,759,402.74 millon of dollars, being a dollar worth 12.80 pesos (value of June 3, 2010).[8]

It is locatit in the North-Central Mexico. It is bordered bi the states o Jalisco tae the wast, Zacatecas tae the northwast, San Luis Potosí tae the north, Querétaro tae the east an Michoacán tae the sooth. It covers an aurie o 30,608 km².


  1. "La diputación provincial y el federalismo mexicano" (in Spanish).CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  2. "Senadores por Guanajuato LXI Legislatura". Senado de la Republica. Retrieved February 21, 2010.
  3. "Listado de Diputados por Grupo Parlamentario del Estado de Durango". Camara de Diputados. Retrieved February 21, 2010.
  4. "Resumen". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved February 21, 2010.
  5. "Relieve". Cuentame INEGI. Retrieved February 21, 2010.
  6. "Mexico en Cifras". INEGI. Retrieved March 28, 2011.
  7. "Guanajuato". 2010. Retrieved November 5, 2010.
  8. "Reporte: Jueves 3 de Junio del 2010. Cierre del peso mexicano". Retrieved August 10, 2010.

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