|City Area||57,507 km2 (22,204 sq mi)|
|Coordinates :||18°30′13″N 88°18′19″W|
|City Population (2020)||169,028|
|Time Zone||UTC−6 (CST)|
|• Summer||UTC−5 (CDT)|
|Area code(s)||983, 912|
Where is Chetumal, Mexico
Chetumal is a city located in the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico. It is situated in the southeastern part of Mexico, near the border with Belize. Chetumal serves as the capital of the state of Quintana Roo and is known for its proximity to the beautiful Caribbean Sea and its role as an important regional hub for commerce and tourism. It is located on the eastern coast of the Yucatán Peninsula. Chetumal is about 400 kilometers (about 248 miles) south of Cancún, one of the more well-known tourist destinations in Mexico, and it's situated near the border with Belize.