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State of Campeche


Coat of arms
Location within Mexico
Municipalities of Campeche
Coordinates: 18°50′11″N 90°24′12″W / 18.8364°N 90.4033°W / 18.8364; -90.4033Coordinates: 18°50′11″N 90°24′12″W / 18.8364°N 90.4033°W / 18.8364; -90.4033
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Campeche
Municipalities 11
Largest City San Francisco de Campeche
 • Governor Jorge Carlos Hurtado Valdez (PRI)
 • Federal Deputies PRI:2
 • Federal Senators PRI:2
Ranked 18th
 • Total 50,812 km2 (19,619 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 754,730 (Ranked 30th)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
HDI (2004) 0.8189 - high
Ranked 9th
ISO 3166-2 MX-CAM
Postal abbr. Camps.

Campeche is a state in the south-east of Mexico. Its capital is also called Campeche. About 750,000 people live in Campeche.