Puebla is a city located in the central Mexico south east of Mexico city. It is a colonial era planned city. Pueblo city is known for its colonial architecture, pottery and culinary history. Most of the cities in Puebla are adorned with the local tiles. Puebla is one of the most important Spanish colonial cities in Mexico. Puebla occupies an area of approximately 534,32 square kilometers. The population of Puebla is 2,499,519 people as of 2010. Puebla was founded in the year 1531.