''Guanajuato is the name of a city and a state in Mexico. This article is about the city. For the state, see: State of Guanajuato.
The city of Guanajuato is the capital of the state of the same name. It is located at 21.02°N 101.28°W, 370 km (230 miles) northwest of Mexico City, at an elevation of #### m (6,550 ft) above sea level. The estimated population in 2003 was about 78,000 people.
The city of Guanajuato was the birthplace of artist Diego Rivera.