Area Information

Nuevo Leon is located in northeastern Mexico, bordering to the north with the United States and linking both countries through the recently opened International Bridge of Colombia.

Monterrey, which is the capital city of the state of Nuevo Leon, is a city with a population of approximately 2.8 million people. With 4% of Mexico's total population, Monterrey generates 8.1% of the country's GNP and 9.4% of Mexico's total manufactured products. (Source - Inegi 2000 Census).

Monterrey's weather is pleasant during late fall and winter, and hot and humid during late spring and summer.