Popular Category:Populated places in Nayarit

States of Mexico

Cities and towns in the Mexican state of Nayarit.

' Under the Law of Political Categories for Settlements in the State of Nayarit,[1] the state classifies its settlements as follows:

  • Ciudad (city): At least 3,000 inhabitants, of whom 75% are active in commerce, industry, or professions or trades.
  • Villa (town): At least 1,500 inhabitants, of whom 50% are active in commerce, industry, or professions or trades.
  • Pueblo (village): At least 700 inhabitants, of whom at least 10% are active in commerce, industry, or professions or trades.
  • Congregación (congregation): At least 300 inhabitants
  • Ranchería (hamlet): At least 90 inhabitants.
  • Hacienda (estate): Number irrelevant, homes tied to an estate.
  • Rancho (homestead): All others.
See also: Municipalities of Nayarit.

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