Toluca de Lerdo

City in the capital municipality of Mexico State

Toluca de Lerdo, is the state capital of both the State of Mexico and its surrounding municipality.

Toluca

Tollocan

Toluca de Lerdo
Flag of Toluca
Flag
Official seal of Toluca
Seal
Nickname(s): 
Toluca "The beautiful one"
Toluca is located in Mexico
Toluca
Toluca
Coordinates: 19°17′33″N 99°39′25″W / 19.29250°N 99.65694°W / 19.29250; -99.65694Coordinates: 19°17′33″N 99°39′25″W / 19.29250°N 99.65694°W / 19.29250; -99.65694
CountryMexico
StateMexico
MunicipalityToluca
FoundedMay 19, 1522
Government
 • Municipal PresidentMartha Hilda González Calderón (2012-2015)
Elevation
2,667 m (8,750 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • City819,561[1]
 • Metro
1,610,786
 • Demonym
Toluqueño(a)
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code
50000-
Area code(s)722
Websitewww.toluca.gob.mx

ReferencesEdit

  1. (in Spanish) "Perspectiva estadistica Mexico" (PDF). Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía. Retrieved 21 April 2012.