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Country: Flag of Mexico Mexico
Population: 2,000,000
Seat: Mérida
Licence Plate: Yucatán

Yucatán is a federal state of Mexico. It is located on the Yucatán peninsula in the south-east of Mexico and shares borders with the states of Campeche to the southwest and Quintana Roo to the southeast. The capital and most important city of Yucatán is Mérida. Another important city is Valladolid. Within the state of Yucatán lie some of the most famous and most visited Maya sites, including Chichén Itzá and Uxmal.