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City of León
León is located in Mexico
León
City of León
City
León de los Aldama
Motto: LABOR OMNIA VINCIT
El labor todo lo vence
("Work conquers all")
Coordinates: 21°07′N 101°41′W / 21.117°N 101.683°W / 21.117; -101.683Coordinates: 21°07′N 101°41′W / 21.117°N 101.683°W / 21.117; -101.683
Country Mexico
State Guanajuato
Founded 20 January 1576
Government
 • Mayor Vicente Guerrero (PAN)
Area
 • Land 1,219.67 km2 (470.92 sq mi)
Elevation 1,815 m (5,955 ft)
Population (2005)
 • City 1,137,465
 • Urban 1,278,087
 • Metro 1,584,337
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
Area code(s) +52
Telephone exchange 477

Sources:
National Institute of Statistics, Geography and Data Processing[1]

Léon is a city in the state of Guanajuato in Mexico. About 1,150,000 people live in Léon. This makes it the seventh largest city in Mexico and the largest city in Guanajuato.

References

  1. INEGI