The information below contains geography information for Mexico, including climate, weather,
cities, and area information. You can also check out the
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Geography of Mexico
Area: 1,972,500 sq. km. (761,600 sq. mi.); about three times the size of Texas.
Cities: Capital—Mexico City (13 million, 2000 census metro area). Other major cities—Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla, Ciudad Juarez, Tijuana, Acapulco, Merida, Leon, Veracruz.
Terrain: Coastal lowlands, central high plateaus, and mountains up to 5,400 m. (18,000 ft.).
Climate: Tropical to desert.