Oaxaca

Oaxaca, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Oaxaca, is one of the 32 states that compose the Federative Entities of . It is divided into 570 municipalities, of which 418 are governed by the system of usos y costumbres with recognized local forms of self-governance.
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Popular Destinations

is a city in the state of in Mexico. It lies at an altitude of 1,555 m, so in winter nights are cold and days are warm. Photo: Quaith, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Monte Albán is an archaeological site in the state of Oaxaca in . Photo: Quaith, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in Oaxaca on the Oaxaca-Pacific coastline. Photo: StellarD, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small beach town on the Pacific coast of Oaxaca, . Photo: Fsamuels, Public domain.

Destinations

Bahias de , or as it is more commonly known, is a destination resort area located on Mexico's Pacific Coast in its most southern state of Oaxaca. Photo: Phil13, CC BY 3.0.

is a set of natural rock formations in the Mexican state of Oaxaca that resemble cascades of water. Photo: Adrián Cerón, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a growing backpacker beach destination along the south-western Pacific coast of Oaxaca, . Photo: Adam Jones, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Oaxaca

Latitude of center
17° or 17° north
Longitude of center
-96.5° or 96° 30' west
Population
3,630,000
Abbreviation
OAX
Elevation
1644 metres (5394 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 305626892
Geo­Names ID
3522509
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Oaxaca
  • Afrikaans: Oaxaca
  • Albanian: Oaxaca
  • Amharic: Oaxaca
  • Amharic: ኦአሻቻ
  • Amharic: ወሓካ
  • Arabic: Oaxaca
  • Arabic: ولاية أواكساكا
  • Arabic: ولاية اواكساكا
  • Arabic: ولاية واهاكا
  • Arabic: ولايه اواكساكا
  • Aragonese: Estato de Oaxaca
  • Aragonese: Oaxaca
  • Armenian: Oaxaca
  • Armenian: Օախակա
  • Armenian: Օահակա
  • Asturian: Oaxaca
  • Aymara: Oaxaca
  • Azerbaijani: Oaxaka
  • Basque: Oaxaca
  • Belarusian: Oaxaca
  • Belarusian: Аахака
  • Belarusian: Оахака
  • Belarusian: Штат Аахака
  • Bengali: ওয়াহাকা
  • Bishnupriya: Oaxaca
  • Bishnupriya: ওআজাচা
  • Breton: Oaxaca
  • Bulgarian: Оахака
  • Burmese: Oaxaca
  • Burmese: အိုအေဂျေစီအ
  • Catalan: Estat d'Oaxaca
  • Catalan: Estat dOaxaca
  • Catalan: Estat de Oaxaca
  • Catalan: Estat d’Oaxaca
  • Catalan: Oaxaca
  • Cebuano: Estado de Oaxaca
  • Chavacano: Oaxaca
  • Cherokee: Oaxaca
  • Cherokee: ᎣᎠᏍᎠᏂ
  • Cherokee: ᏩᎭᎧ
  • Cheyenne: Oaxaca
  • Chinese: Oaxaca
  • Chinese: Oaxaca Chiu
  • Chinese: 奧亞沙加州
  • Chinese: 瓦哈卡州
  • Chinese: 瓦哈卡市
  • Cornish: Oaxaca
  • Croatian: Oaxaca
  • Czech: Oaxaca
  • Danish: Estado Libre y Soberano de Oaxaca
  • Danish: Oaxaca
  • Dhivehi: Oaxaca
  • Dhivehi: މެއޭކްއޭކްއޭ
  • Dutch: Oaxaca
  • Dzongkha: Oaxaca
  • Dzongkha: གའཀར།
  • Egyptian Arabic: Oaxaca
  • Egyptian Arabic: أواكساكا
  • Egyptian Arabic: واخاكا
  • English: Estado Libre y Soberano de Oaxaca.
  • English: Estado Libre y Soberano de Oaxaca
  • English: Free and Sovereign State of Oaxaca
  • English: Huāxyacac
  • English: MX-OAX
  • Esperanto: Oaxaca
  • Esperanto: Oaĥako
  • Esperanto: Oaŝako
  • Estonian: Oaxaca osariik
  • Finnish: Oaxaca
  • French: Estado Libre y Soberano de Oaxaca
  • French: MX-OAX
  • French: Oaxaca
  • French: etat d'Oaxaca
  • French: etat d’Oaxaca
  • French: État de Oaxaca
  • French: état de Oaxaca
  • French: état de l'Oaxaca
  • French: état d’Oaxaca
  • Galician: EEstado Libre y Soberano de Oaxaca
  • Galician: Estado de Oaxaca
  • Galician: Oaxaca (estado)
  • Georgian: Oaxaca
  • Georgian: ოახაკა
  • German: Huāxyacac
  • German: MX-OAX
  • German: Oaxaca
  • Greek: Oaxaca
  • Greek: Οαχάκα
  • Guarani: Oaxaca
  • Gujarati: ઓક્સાકા
  • Hebrew: Oaxaca
  • Hebrew: אואחאקה
  • Hindi: Oaxaca
  • Hindi: ओक्साका
  • Hindi: वाहाका
  • Hungarian: Oaxaca
  • Iloko: Oaxaca
  • Indonesian: Oaxaca
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Oaxaca
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Stato Oaxaca
  • Inuktitut: Oaxaca
  • Inuktitut: ᓯᐊᙳᓰᖂ
  • Irish: Oaxaca
  • Italian: Oaxaca
  • Japanese: Oaxaca
  • Japanese: オアハカ州
  • Kannada: ಓಕ್ಸಾಕ
  • Korean: 오아하카주
  • Ladino: Oaxaca
  • Lao: Oaxaca
  • Latin: Guaxaca
  • Latin: Oaxaca
  • Latvian: Oahaka
  • Lithuanian: Oachaka
  • Lithuanian: Oachakos valstija
  • Lithuanian: Oašaka
  • Lithuanian: Oašakos valstija
  • Macedonian: Оахака
  • Malagasy: Oaxaca
  • Malay: Oaxaca
  • Malayalam: Oaxaca
  • Malayalam: ഓഅക്ഷക
  • Malayalam: വഹാക്ക
  • Marathi: Oaxaca
  • Marathi: ओवाहाका
  • Marathi: वाशाका
  • Marathi: वाहाका
  • Mazanderani: Oaxaca
  • Mazanderani: اوآخاکا
  • Min Nan Chinese: Oaxaca
  • Mongolian: Oахака
  • Mongolian: Вахака
  • Mongolian: Оахака
  • Northern Frisian: Oaxaca (Bundesstoot)
  • Northern Frisian: Oaxaca
  • Norwegian: Oaxaca
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Estado Libre y Soberano de Oaxaca
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Oaxaca
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Delstaten Oaxaca
  • Occitan (post 1500): Oaxaca (estat)
  • Occitan (post 1500): Oaxaca
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): Oaxaca
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܐܘܠܐܗܘ
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܘܐܟܐܩܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Huāxyacac
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): MX-OAX
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Oaxaca
  • Ossetian: Oaxaca
  • Ossetian: Оахакæ
  • Ossetian: Оахака
  • Pampanga: Oaxaca
  • Panjabi: Oaxaca
  • Panjabi: ਵਾਹਾਕਾ
  • Persian: Oaxaca
  • Persian: اوآخاکا
  • Persian: اواخاکا
  • Persian: اوکساکا
  • Piemontese: Oaxaca
  • Polish: Oaxaca
  • Portuguese: Oaxaca
  • Quechua: Oaxaca
  • Quechua: Oaxaca suyu
  • Quechua: Oaxaka
  • Romanian: Oaxaca
  • Romansh: Oaxaca
  • Russian: Оахака
  • Sardinian: Oassaca
  • Sardinian: Oaxaca
  • Scots: Oaxaca
  • Serbian: Estado de Oaxaca
  • Serbian: Oaxaca
  • Serbian: Држава Оаксака
  • Serbian: Држава Оахака
  • Serbian: Оаксака
  • Serbian: Оахака
  • Serbo-Croatian: Oahaka
  • Serbo-Croatian: Oaksaka
  • Serbo-Croatian: Oaxaca
  • Sinhala: ඔඇක්සකා
  • Slovak: Oaxaca
  • Slovenian: Oaxaca
  • Spanish: Estado Libre y Soberano de Oaxaca
  • Spanish: Estado de Oaxaca
  • Spanish: Oaxaca
  • Spanish: Provincia de Antequera
  • Swahili: Oaxaca
  • Swedish: Oaxaca
  • Swiss German: Oaxaca
  • Tagalog: Oaxaca
  • Tajik: Иёлати Оахака
  • Tajik: Оахака
  • Tamil: Oaxaca
  • Tamil: ஒஅக்சாகா
  • Tamil: வஃகாக்கா
  • Tatar: Оахака (штат)
  • Tatar: Оахака
  • Telugu: ఓవక్సాకా
  • Thai: Oaxaca
  • Thai: รัฐวาฮากา
  • Thai: รัฐโออาซากา
  • Tibetan: Oaxaca
  • Tibetan: གའཀ
  • Tornedalen Finnish: Oaxaca
  • Tosk Albanian: Oaxaca
  • Turkish: Oaxaca
  • Ukrainian: Оахака
  • Ukrainian: Штат Оахака
  • Urdu: Oaxaca
  • Urdu: اوکساکا
  • Urdu: واخاکا
  • Uzbek: Oaksaka
  • Uzbek: Oaxaca
  • Vietnamese: Oaxaca
  • Waray (Philippines): Oaxaca
  • Welsh: Huāxyacac
  • Welsh: MX-OAX
  • Welsh: Oaxaca
  • Western Frisian: Oaxaca
  • Western Panjabi: Oaxaca
  • Western Panjabi: اوکساکو
  • Wu Chinese: Oaxaca
  • Wu Chinese: 瓦哈卡
  • Yiddish: Oaxaca
  • Yiddish: אָאַקסאַקאַ
  • Yiddish: וואכאקא
  • Yue Chinese: Oaxaca
  • Yue Chinese: 瓦哈卡
  • Huaxyacac
  • Oxaca
  • ოახაკის შტატი

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