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Mexico Fast Facts:
Location, Location, Location: Mexico is located in the southern portion of North America, between the United States and Central America. The diverse terrain ranges from rugged mountains to coastal plains to plateaus and deserts.
Government: Mexico is governed as a federal republic with a president and written constitution, organized thirty-one free and sovereign states.
Size Matters: The total land area of Mexico is 1,964,375 sq km, the 16th largest country in the world.
Cities: The national capital and largest city is Mexico City, followed in size by Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla and Toluca.
Did You Know? Drug trafficking and narcotics related activities are of great concern in Mexico, with drug cartels controlling millions of dollars and as many as 100,000 foot soldiers.