How many places in America are called Mexico?
There are 10 places named Mexico in the United States of America.
US States with a location named Mexico:
- New York
- South Carolina
- The full literal translation and meaning of the word ‘Mexico’ would be ‘in the moon’s belly button‘, or well ‘in the center of the lake of the moon’. The reason for such a name would be that the city of Mexico-Tenochtitlan was founded on an islet on the current lake of Texcoco, previously known as Moon Lake.