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How did Veracruz get their independence?

In the 15th century, Veracruz was controlled by the Aztecs. Veracruz won independence during the Mexican-American war in 1863. Veracruz developed their own infrastructure including roadways.

Is Veracruz in Mexico?

Yes. Mexico has both a state known as Veracruz, and a port city with the same name, located at the aforementioned state. Veracruz is to the east of the country, facing the Gulf of Mexico.