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San Luis Potosí

San Luis Potosi
Full nameSan Luis Potosí
Native nameEstado Libre y Soberano de San Luis Potosí
Settlement typeState
CapitalSan Luis Potosí
Largest CitySan Luis Potosí
AdmissionDecember 22, 1823
GovernorFernando Toranzo
SenatorsJosé Alejandro Zapata
Eugenio Govea Arcos
Carlos Jiménez Macías
DeputiesFederal Deputies
• Sabino Bautista
• Delia Guerrero
• Enrique Rosas
• Juan Pablo Escobar
• Sergio Gama Dufour
• Sonia Mendoza Díaz
• César Pedroza Gaitán
• Wendy Rodríguez Galarza
• Javier Salazar Sáenz
• Enrique Trejo Azuara
• Domingo Rodríguez
Total Area23539.4 sq mi (60983 km2)
Highest Elevation10433.1 ft (3180 m)
Total Population2585518 (19th) (2010)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (20th) (0/sq mi)
DemonymPotosino (a)
Other information
Time zoneCST, (UTC-6) (UTC)
- Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code78-79
Area codeArea codes 1 and 2
• 444
• 458
• 481
• 482
• 483
• 485
• 486
• 487
• 488
• 489
• 496
• 845
ISO 3166 codeMX-SLP
HDI(+) 0.816 high Ranked 21st
GDPUS$ 12,231,400.859 th 

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San Luis Potosí (-esˈsan ˈlwis potoˈsi) officially Estado Libre y Soberano de San Luis Potosí ( ) is one of the 31 states which, with the Federal District, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It is divided in 58 municipalities and its capital city is San Luis Potosí.

It is located in North-Central Mexico. It is bordered by the states of Coahuila to the north, Nuevo León to the northeast, Tamaulipas and Veracruz to the east, Hidalgo, Querétaro, and Guanajuato to the south and Zacatecas to the northwest.

In addition to the capital city, the state's largest cities include Ciudad Valles, Matehuala, and Rioverde.

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