The municipality of Tantima is located in the state of Veracruz, is one of the 212 municipalities of the entity and has its location in the northern area of the State, in the Huasteca region. Its coordinates are 21°20 'north latitude, west longitude 97°50' and has a height of 200 meters above sea level. The municipality has a population of 13,248 inhabitants, formed by 105 localities. The municipality of Tantima has a warm-extreme climate, with an annual temperature of 24.7ºC. In this municipality, religious celebrations are celebrated in the month of October from 3 to 5, in celebration of San Francisco de Asís, with traditional events.