Bolón (Yucatán)

The most complete information about the large village of Bolón (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Yucatán has 1,489 inhabitants?

The town of Bolón is located in the Municipality of Umán (in the State of Yucatán). There are 1,489 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #2 of the ranking. Bolón is at 8 meters of altitude.

Data: In Bolón, there is a percentage of 91% of indigenous population and 72% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Bolón? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Bolón? You can find it at 9.2 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Umán, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Bolón location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Bolón? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to Bolón (Yucatán) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Bolón, which has the following symbol Map marker


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The population of Bolón (Yucatán) is 1,489 inhabitants

Population data in Bolón (Yucatán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20207467431489
20107026901392
20056416301271
Evolution of the population in Bolón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Bolón:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.418.84
Population coming from outside the State of Yucatán:0.34%0.07%
Illiterate population:9.27%11.14%
Illiterate population (men):4.30%8.84%
Illiterate population (women):4.97%13.39%
Schooling level:7.295.73
Schooling level (men):7.215.93
Schooling level (women):7.365.51
Indigenous culture data in Bolón:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:90.73%98.64%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:45.20%67.53%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.21%2.16%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Bolón, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Yucatán, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Bolón:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:36.74%35.85%
Employed population over 12 years (men):51.95%55.94%
Employed population over 12 years (women):21.58%16.10%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:402367
Homes with electricity:99.00%96.97%
Housing with piped water:99.50%17.88%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:60.95%25.15%
Dwellings with radio:56.72%62.42%
Housing with television:89.80%92.73%
Housing with refrigerator:71.64%59.70%
Housing with washing machine:64.93%54.24%
Housing with automobile:8.96%7.88%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:14.43%2.12%
Homes with landline telephone:1.00%0.91%
Dwellings with cellular phones:71.89%35.45%
Homes with Internet:26.62%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Bolón (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Yucatán, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Bolón

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Bolón, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Umán. You can search free satellite map (2022) of Bolón.


Population pyramid of Bolón (Yucatán)

In Bolón there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of Bolón, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze what the future of the population in this town will be like.

Population pyramid of Bolón
Data of the age pyramid of the town Bolón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7997176
Youth (6-14 years)131120251
Adults (15-59 years)471472943
Elderly (60+ years)6554119

Photos of Bolón

In order for you to enjoy nature around Bolón, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Bolón, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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The Postal Code of Bolón (Yucatán) is 97397

Are you going to send a letter to Bolón? Do you have a friend in Bolón and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Bolón consists of the following 5 digits: 97397. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Bolón ("97") correspond to the state code of Yucatán, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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Schools in Bolón

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  3. Fausto José (- inhabitants)
  4. Concepción Tres (2 inhabitants)
  5. El Emporio (- inhabitants)
  6. Eutimio Rodríguez Cauich (7 inhabitants)
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  9. Plantel Santa Rita (1 inhabitants)
  10. Sac Nicté (24 inhabitants)
  11. San Agustín (3 inhabitants)
  12. San Juan (- inhabitants)
  13. San Pedro Lara (- inhabitants)
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