The municipality of Acaxochitlán is one of the eighty-four municipalities that make up the state of Hidalgo, Mexico. Whose municipal head is the locality of Acaxochitlán. Acaxochitlán is located to the east of the Hidalgo territory between the parallels 20°04 'and 20°16' north latitude. The meridians 98°06 'and 98°18' west longitude. With an altitude between 1200 and 2800 meters above sea level, this municipality has an area of 238.87 km2, and represents 1.15% of the surface of the state, within the geographical region known as the Tulancingo Valley. It borders to the north with the state of Puebla. To the east with the state of Puebla. To the south with the state of Puebla and the municipality of Cuautepec de Hinojosa.
To the west with the municipalities of Cuautepec de Hinojosa, Tulancingo de Bravo, Metepec and the state of Puebla.