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León (Guanajuato, Mexico)

LC control no.n 85136055
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Geographic headingLeón (Guanajuato, Mexico)
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Geographic subdivision usageMexico--León (Guanajuato)
Variant(s)León de los Aldama (Mexico)
León de los Aldamas (Mexico)
Found inSalazar Sánchez, H. Dinámica de crecimiento de ciudades intermedias en México, 1984: t.p. (León) p. 110 (León, Estado de Guanajuato)
Dicc. Porrúa, 1971 (León, Gto., ciudad, cab. del mun. del mismo nombre; 21°07ʹN, 101°04ʹW)
U.S. Off. of Geog. Mexico, 1956 (León, ppl, 21°07ʹN, 100°40ʹW; also lists other ppl with same name)
Wikipedia, 11 Mar. 2010: under León, Guanajuato (the city of León, formally León de los Aldama, is the fifth most populous city in Mexico and the first in the state of Guanajuato; it is also the seat of the municipality of León)
GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (ppl; 21°07ʹ00ʺN 101°40ʹ00ʺW)
Mariñez Navarro, F. Gobierno abierto, 2013: p. 155 (municipio León de las Aldamas, Guanajuato, Mexico) p. 157 (municipio of Leoń; founded Jan. 20, 1576, under the name Villa de León [no publications in LC database]; received the title of city in 1826)
Geographic area coden-mx---