Jesús María Municipality

Jesús María
Municipality
Coat of arms of Jesús María
Coat of arms
Municipality location in Aguascalientes
Municipality location in Aguascalientes
Jesús María is located in Mexico
Jesús María
Jesús María
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 21°58′N 102°21′W / 21°58′N 102°21′W / 21.967; -102.350
Country   Mexico
State Aguascalientes
Municipal seat Jesús María, Aguascalientes
Area
 • Total 506.32 km2 (195.49 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 120,405
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)

Jesús María is a municipality in the Mexican state of Aguascalientes. It stands at 21°58′N 102°21′W / 21°58′N 102°21′W / 21.967; -102.350. The municipality has an area of 499.18 km² (192.73 sq mi).

Demographics

As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 99,590. [1]

As of 2010, the city of Jesús María, the municipal seat, had a population of 43,012. [1] Other than the city of Jesús María, the municipality had 346 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Jesús Gómez Portugal (Margaritas) (11,589), Paseos de Aguascalientes (4,432), Arboledas Paso Blanco (3,313), Corral de Barrancos (3,158), El Llano (2,571), classified as urban, and Maravillas (2,208), Paso Blanco (1,709), Tepetates (1,683), General Ignacio Zaragoza (Venadero) (1,630), Paseos de las Haciendas (1,596), Valladolid (1,411), San Antonio de los Horcones (1,254), Los Arquitos (1,120), Miravalle (1,071), and Ejido la Guayana (Rancho Seco) (1,028), classified as rural. [1]