Monterrey is the capital and largest city of the northeastern state of Nuevo León, Mexico. Located at the foothills of the Sierra Madre Oriental, the city is anchor to... Wikipedia

  • Municipality:  Monterrey
  • Founded:  September 20, 1596
  • Founded as:  Ciudad Metropolitana de Nuestra Señora de Monterrey (English translation: Metropolitan city of Our Lady of Monterrey)
  • Founded by:  Diego de Montemayor
  • Named for:  Gaspar de Zúñiga, 5th Count of Monterrey
  • Mayor:  Luis Donaldo Colosio Riojas
  • Population (2015):  1,109,171
  • Urban:  4,295,000
  • Metro:  4,689,601
  • Demonym:  Regiomontano(a), Regio(a)
  • Time zone:  CST (UTC−6)
  • Summer (DST):  CDT (UTC−5)
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo