Area 276.4 km²
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Population 14,015 (2005)
Ixhuatlán del Sureste is a municipality of Veracruz, Mexico. It is located in south-east zone of Veracruz, about 320 km (200 mi) from Xalapa, the state capital. The total area of the municipality is 276.37 km2 (106.71 sq mi).
Map of Ixhuatl%C3%A1n del Sureste, Ver., Mexico
The municipality is delimited to the north by Coatzacoalcos, to the east and south by Moloacán, to the south-west by Minatitlán.
The weather tends to be warm year-round with rains in summer and autumn. The chief agricultural products are maize, beans, rice and oranges.
In August there is a celebration in honor of Saint Christopher, the town's patron saint.