Mexico City (Mexico)
CPI data for simulation purposes
Mexico City Summary
Mexico City is the capital and most populous city of Mexico. It is located in the Valley of Mexico, a large valley in the high plateaus at the center of Mexico, at an altitude of 2,240 metres. with a land area of 1,485 square kilometres. the Greater Mexico City population is 21.2 million people, making it the largest metropolitan area of the world's western hemisphere and both the tenth-largest agglomeration and largest Spanish-speaking city in the world. As an "alpha" global city, Mexico City is one of the most important financial centers in the Americas. Greater Mexico City's GDP makes the city's urban agglomeration one of the economically largest metropolitan areas in the world. As a stand-alone country, in 2013, Mexico City would be the fifth-largest economy in Latin America.