Name: United Mexican States
Region: Central America
Currency: Mexican Peso (MXN)
Official language: Spanish
Surface area: 1958201 sq.km
Capital city: Mexico city
UN Membership date: November 7, 1945
Tourism: There are more than 30 World Heritage Sites in Mexico.
The most notable tourist draws are the ancient Mesoamerican ruins, and popular beach resorts.
The Historic Centre (Centro Histórico) and the "floating gardens" of Xochimilco in the southern borough have been declared World Heritage Sites.