Mixco is a municipality in the Guatemala department of Guatemala.
Located next to the main Guatemala City municipality, over time it has become part of the Guatemala City Metropolitan Area. Most of Mixco is separated from the city by canyons, for which a multitude of bridges have been created. Ciudad San Cristóbal, one of Guatemala's largest cities, is located in this municipality. It is the third largest city in Guatemala, after Guatemala City and Villa Nueva, with a population of 688,124.
Territorially the municipality is divided into eleven areas, formed by colonies, villages, counties and the county seat. However, some villages are turned into colonies.
|1. El Campanero||6. El Naranjito|
|2. San José La Comunidad||7. Sacoj|
|3. Lo de Coy||8. Buena Vista|
|4. Lo de Bran||9. El Aguacate|
|5. Lo de Fuentes||10. El Manzanillo|
|1. El Milagro||11. Monte Real|
|2. Primero de Julio||12. Monte Verde|
|3. San Francisco||13. El Castaño|
|4. El Caminero||14. Pablo VI|
|5. Carolingia||15. Belencito|
|6. Las Brisas||16. Molino de Las Flores|
|7. La Brigada||17. Ciudad San Cristóbal|
|8. Belén||18. Lomas de Portugal|
|9. Monserrat||19. Bosques de San Nicolás|
|10. Las Minervas||20. El Tesoro|
|21. El Tesoro Banvi|
La Florida was once considered part of Mixco, but became part of Guatemala City in 1958.
|Abraham Rivera Sagastume||2000-2004|
|Amílcar Rivera Estévez||2004-2012|
|Otto Pérez Leal||2012-2016|
Deportivo Mixco football club play in the Guatemalan second division. They have been playing their home games at different locations, since they plan to build the new Estadio de La Tierra de Campeones.