Ciudad Mier

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Ciudad Mier
Coordinates: 26 ° 26 ′  N , 99 ° 9 ′  W
Map: Tamaulipas
Ciudad Mier
Ciudad Mier on the map of Tamaulipas
Basic data
Country Mexico
State Tamaulipas
Municipio Mier
City foundation 1753
Residents 4762  (2010)
City insignia
Mier Tamaulipas escudo.jpg
Detailed data
height 64  m
San Jerónimo Church
San Jerónimo Church

Ciudad Mier is a Mexican city ​​in Tamaulipas on the border with the United States . The next place on the US side is McAllen . Ciudad Mier is the administrative seat of the Municipio Mier .

Several thousand people lived in Ciudad Mier by the end of 2010. The Los Zetas criminal cartel threatened the murder of all of the city's citizens, after which most of the residents fled.

Web links

Commons : Mier Municipality  - Collection of images, videos, and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. a b Klaus Ehringfeld: Hundreds of thousands flee from Mafia violence. In: Frankfurter Rundschau . March 31, 2011, accessed April 1, 2011 .