Mexico CityUnited Mexican States

Member of the LHC since 1994

The name Mexico was given to the city in memory of the Aztec god of war, Mextli. The nation's history has revolved around the city since the days of Tenochtitlan, the city founded by the Aztecs in 1325. Mexico City functions as the center of the nation's economy and plays a leading role in most industries.

Mexico City Municipality