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Altamira, Tamaulipas

Coat of arms of Altamira
Coat of arms
Location Altamira within Tamaulipas
Location Altamira within Tamaulipas
Location of Tamaulipas within mexico
Location of Tamaulipas within mexico
Country  Mexico
State  Tamaulipas
Municipality Altamira
Settled May 2, 1949
 • Presidente Municipal Pedro Carrillo Estrada (PRI)
Population (2010 census)
 • City 59,536
 • Metro 859,419
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
Codigo Postal 89600
Area code(s) 833
Website Municipio de Altamira

Altamira is a port city near the southeastern tip of the state of Tamaulipas in Mexico. It is the second largest city in the municipality of Altamira. The city is part of the Tampico Metropolitan Area. According to the INEGI 2010 census, the city has a population of 59,536 the tenth largest in the state.[1]


  1. ^ 2010 census tables: INEGI: Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática (Spanish)

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