10 Weird And Interesting Facts About Mexico

Mexico City Over New York City

Recent studies shows that the Big Apple isn’t even in the top 10 anymore with just over 20 million people (11th worldwide). Mexico City currently has just over 21.3 million people, which is good for sixth-most in the world. Tokyo has the biggest with around 37 million.

Mexico City Is Also Sinking

Due to its major size, water consumption is the main culprit. The city uses over 280 billion gallons of water each year, and the aquifers are being used up more than they can get refilled. This will lead to more major buildings and landmarks becoming tilted, and at the rate it’s going it will eventually become a lost city in the water.