Where on earth do they speak Huastec?

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Language: Huastec
Number of speakers: 131000
Language code: hus
Alternate names: Huastec, Huasteco de Tantoyuca
Where spoken: Mexico

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  • Language classification: Mayan, Huastecan, Huastec
  • Dialects: Huasteco de San Francisco Chontla, Potosino Huastec, San Luis Potosi Huastec, Southeastern Huastec
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Northern Veracruz. 60 villages; San Luís Potosí. 12 villages; east of Huasteco Veracruz, Cerro Azul on southeast edge, Tepetzintla on south edge, Tantima on north edge, Santa María Ixcatepec on west edge, San Francisco Chontla, Tancoco, Amatlán Tuxpan, Galeana y Zaragoza Vieja, and Tamiahua.