Its territorial extension is 166.1 square kilometers. The most important colonies of the municipality are: Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Lomas del Camichin, Quinta Catalina, Loma Dorada, Colonia Jalisco, El Rosario, Santa Paula, Hacienda Real, Coyula, Barrio Nuevo, Tonalá center, Alalat de Zalatitan and Zalatitan. It is part of the macro region of Bajío Occidente or Centro Occidente de México. It is part of the metropolitan area of Guadalajara. It is a craft center, with national and international recognition. They work with pottery, ceramics at high temperature, wrought iron, paper mache, embossing and blown glass among others.