Teotihuacan was a Major City in New World

The City of Teotihuacan, located in Northeastern area of the Valley of Mexico was founded around 1 CE. At its height of power, circa 600 CE, it had inhabitants of about 150,000 people and the city covered about 21 square Kilometres (8 square Miles).

      600 CE
      Valley of Mexico

Additional Information:

  • Teotihuacan – New World Encyclopedia
    Teotihuacán was the largest pre-Columbian city in the Americas in the first half of the first millennium C.E.. It was also one of the largest cities of the world with a population estimated at 125,000–250,000.
  • Teotihuacan – Wikipedia
    Teotihuacan /teɪˌoʊtiːwəˈkɑːn/, also written Teotihuacán (Spanish pronunciation: [teotiwa’kan], modern Nahuatl pronunciation Listen), is an ancient Mesoamerican city located in a sub-valley of the Valley of Mexico, located in the State of Mexico 40 kilometres (25 mi) northeast of modern-day Mexico City, known today as the site of many of the most architecturally significant Mesoamerican pyramids built in the pre-Columbian Americas.
  • Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan – UNESCO World Heritage Centre – – (via the Wayback Machine)
    The holy city of Teotihuacan (‘the place where the gods were created’) is situated some 50 km north-east of Mexico City. Built between the 1st and 7th centuries A.D., it is characterized by the vast size of its monuments – in particular, the Temple of Quetzalcoatl and the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon, laid out on geometric and symbolic principles.
  • Teotihuacan: Ancient City of Pyramids – Live Science
    Located about 30 miles (50 kilometers) northeast of modern-day Mexico City, Teotihuacan was one of the largest urban centers in the ancient world. No one knows who built it.
  • TEOTIHUACAN, The New World’s First Great City – Mexonline.com
    The ancient ruins of Teotihuacan (teh-oh-tee-wa-can) have fascinated visitors for centuries. This amazing archaeological treasure is located on the central highland plateau of Mexico, surrounded by mountains and much mystery.
  • Teotihuacan – Aztec History
    Teotihuacan was one of the most remarkable cities of the ancient world. Today it’s located 48km/30mi NE of Mexico City, and considered to be one of the world’s great archaeological sites.

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