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Map of Acajutla, El Salvador



  Facts about Acajutla  
CountryEl Salvador
StateSonsonate
Founded 1522
Area166.59 km2
Population29702
Lat Long Coordinates 13°35′24″N89°50′01″W
Time Zone (UTC−6)
Language Castilian
Major Religion Christians
Point of interestSan Andrés Ruins
 Meanguera Islands
 Comunidad Israelita de El Salvador
 Teatro Nacional de El Salvador




Acajutla is one of the important El Salvador Cities. With a population of 23200 people, it is the business center of El Salvador. Nearby cities to Acajutla El Salvador are San Salvador, Guatemala, Villa Nueva, Mixco and San Pedro. Acajutla in El Salvador is the seaport in the Pacific Ocean. It is situated in the south western part of El Salvador.

After being defeated by the Spanish in 1524, Acajutla became a colonial port. During this time the town was also rebuilt and thus the port facilities were extended. Thus still today Acajutla is the principal city of El Salvador. As coffee is the main plantation in El Salvador, the port in Acajutla definitely was a boon for the growth of coffee industry. The port helps in the exportation of coffee, which yield high economy for El Salvador.

Acajutla follows the Mexico time and the major national languages of the region are Spanish and Nahua. A resident of this place is called a Salvadoran.

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