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Notable locals edit View of the ruins of Jauja Juan Escutia : Boy hero of the Battle of Chapultepec.
City in Nayarit, Mexico, tepic (Spanish pronunciation: tepik ( listen ) is the capital and largest city of the western.Huichol (3,276 Cora (527) and, purépecha (101).Luis Ernesto Franco : Mexican actor.Futsal is also commonly played in the city.Río Mololoa and the, río Tepic, approximately 225 kilometres (140 mi) north-west.The most prominent groups among them are the.Nayarit had small stadiums built for football and baseball.Climate data for Tepic (19512010) Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Record high C (F).5 (88.7).5 (92.3).5 (94.1).0 (100.4).0 (95).0 (102.2).5 (99.5).5 (101.3).2 (95.4).5 (103.1).0 (96.8).Villa del Espíritu Santo de la Mayor España.Miramontes : Chemist, co-inventor of the first contraceptive pill Amado Nervo : Poet and diplomat.Emilia Ortiz : Contemporary painter, caricaturist and poet, after whom the major downtown Centro de Arte Contemporaneo Emilia Ortiz has been named.Tepic is the primary urban center of this pendejas putitas la plata rich agricultural region; major crops include sugarcane, tobacco and citrus fruits.

Tepic has several state teams, one or more for each sport.
It stands at an altitude of 915 metres (3,002 ft) above sea level, on the banks of the.
The city also has a bullring, as do most Mexican cities.The city was founded in 1531.Religion edit, cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, catholicism is the most prominent religion in Tepic with.2 of the population.Joaquín Cosío : Mexican actor.Both the football and the basketball teams are named "Coras".Gustavo Ayón : NBA basketball player Francisco Guerrero (politician) : Mayor of San Francisco.

There are multiple football fields and places to play "cascaritas" (pick-up games indoor football courts, a basketball center and gym (with wooden flooring several volleyball courts, and a bowling alley.
In addition to common sports, in the city's main park there is an olympic swimming pool and a squash field.
Contents, population edit, indigenous Population edit, tepic has the second-largest indigenous population in the State of, nayarit, 4,375.