Mexico is divided into 31 states and the federal district which includes most of the country s capital and largest city mexico city. Mexico s capital city is mexico city.
This area is referred to as the contiguous united states non contiguous states include hawaii an island in the pacific ocean and alaska a large area connected to the western coast of canada.
Map of mexico states and capital cities. The area of mexico is 1 958 201 square kilometers 756 066 square miles. Mexico has a population of 124 574 7957 july 2017 estimate. 761 610 sq mi 1 972 550 sq km.
The mainland located between canada and mexico is made up of 48 connected states. This geography game will significantly improve your knowledge of america s southern neighbor. It is also fantastic preparation for a geography bee and a great teaching tool for an important unit in the geography north and central america.
This free map quiz game is perfect for learning them all and getting ready for a geography bee. Its capital and largest city is mexico city. Most of mexico is highland or mountainous and less than 15 percent of the land is arable.
It is bounded by the united states on the north by the gulf of mexico and the caribbean sea on the east by the pacific ocean on the southwest and by guatemala and belize on the southeast. The states of mexico are first level administrative territorial entities of the country of mexico which officially is named united mexican states there are 32 federal entities in mexico 31 states and the capital mexico city as a separate entity without being formally a state the states are further divided into municipalities in mexico city the municipalities are known as alcaldías. The country comprises 31 states and the capital district of mexico city.
The map shows mexico a federal republic in north america between the pacific ocean in the west and the caribbean seaand the gulf of mexico in the east. How many do you know on the first try. Mexico s capital is easy to remember but how many other cities can you name.
About 25 percent of the country is forested. The map above shows the location of the united states within north america with mexico to the south and canada to the north. It s the 10th largest country in the world by population and mexico city when you take the entire metro area s population into account is fifth in the list of the most populous of the world.
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Mexico city guadalajara monterrey. Found in the western hemisphere the country is bordered by the atlantic ocean in the east and the pacific ocean in the west as well as the gulf of mexico to the south. In fact its southern neighbor mexico has 31 states of its own.
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