Tepehuan: Boodamtam) is a ceety an seat o the
Mezquital Municipality in the state o
 It is situatit in the northeast o the municipality, near the boondar wi the
Municipality o Suchil.
Thare is uncertainty as tae the offeecial name o this municipal caipital. Accordin tae a online encyclopedia o Mexico's municipalities producit bi the federal Secretariat o Govrenance, the name o this ceety is simply Mezquital,
 but the federal postal service gies San Francisco del Mezquital,
 which is the name o the seicont convent foondit in the vicinity durin the colonial era.