Guamuchil ( Spanish: Guamúchil ) is the city and administrative center of the municipality of Salvador Alvarado in Mexico , in the state of Sinaloa . The population, according to the 2010 census, was 63,743 people.
|Mayor of the municipality||Carlo Mario Ortiz Sanchez|
|History and geography|
|Center height||50 m|
|Timezone||UTC − 7 , in summer UTC − 6|
|Population||63743  people ( 2010 )|
|Telephone code||+52 673|
|Zip Codes||81400-81414 |
The name Guamúchil can be translated from Nahuatl as a place where Manila tamarind grows .
The city was founded as Hacienda in 1699 under the name San Pedro de Guamucile.
In 1968, Guamucile received city status  .