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Full nameTabasco
Native nameEstado Libre y Soberano de Tabasco
Settlement typeState
AnthemMarcha Tabasco
Largest CityVillahermosa
AdmissionFebruary 7, 1824
GovernorAndrés Granier Melo
SenatorsArturo Núñez Jiménez
Rosalinda López
Francisco Herrera
DeputiesFederal Deputies
• José Antonio Aysa
• Carlos Bellizia Aboaf
• José del Pilar Córdova
• Estela De la Fuente
• Georgina Trujillo
• Guadalupe Valenzuela
• César Burelo
• Rodolfo Lara Lagunas
• Adán Augusto López
• Juan Gerardo Flores
• Pedro Jiménez León
Total Area9548.9 sq mi (24738 km2)
Highest Elevation2952.8 ft (900 m)
Total Population2238603 (20th) (2010)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (12th) (0/sq mi)
DemonymTabasqueño (a)
Other information
Time zoneCST (UTC−6)
- Summer (DST)CDT (UTC−5)
Postal code86
Area codeArea codes
• 913
• 914
• 916
• 917
• 923
• 932
• 933
• 934
• 936
• 937
• 993
ISO 3166 codeMX-TAB
HDI(+) 0.796 Medium Ranked 25th
GDPUS$ 17,492,682.26 th 

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Tabasco (-estaˈβasko) officially Estado Libre y Soberano de Tabasco ( ) is one of the 31 states which, with the Federal District, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It is divided in 17 municipalities and its capital city is Villahermosa.

It is located in Southeastern Mexico, in the northern half of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. It is bordered by the states of Veracruz to the west, Chiapas to the south and Campeche to the northeast. To the north, it has a significant share of coastline on the Gulf of Mexico. To the east Tabasco borders the Republic of Guatemala.

In addition to the capital city, the state's largest cities include Cardenas, Comalcalco and Paraiso.

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