16.849999 - 92.416667Koordinaten: 16 ° 51 'N, 92 ° 25' W
Oxchuc is a municipality in the center of the Mexican state of Chiapas.
The municipality is located in the Sierra Madre de Chiapas.
The name comes from the Tzeltal and means three knots '.
The municipality has about 43,000 inhabitants and an area of 417.9 km ².
Administrative seat and largest town of the Municipalities is the same Oxchuc;
the second- largest city in the municipios is Yoshib.
The municipality borders the municipalities Oxchuc Ocosingo, Altamirano, Chanal, Huixtán, Tenejapa and San Juan Cancuc.