Jalisco ( Spanish: Xalisco ) is the city and administrative center of the municipality of the same name in the Mexican state of Nayarit . The population according to the 2010 census was 35,702 people.
|Mayor||Heriberto Castgneda Ulloa (2011-2014) |
|History and geography|
|Center height||995 m|
|Timezone||UTC − 6 , in summer UTC − 5|
|Population||35,702  people ( 2010 )|
|Telephone code||+52 311|
The name Xalisco comes from the Nahuatl language and can be translated as: sandy plain  .
- ↑ National Municipal Information System (Spanish)
- ↑ INEGI. 2010 Mexico Census (Spanish)
- ↑ Encyclopedia of the Municipalities of Mexico. Jalisco (link unavailable) (Spanish)