Cabeza de Vaca (Michoacán)

We have collected many facts about the small village of Cabeza de Vaca, as well as pictures, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 12 inhabitants of Michoacán de Ocampo.

The town of Cabeza de Vaca (Michoacán) belongs to the municipality of Carácuaro. There are 12 inhabitants and it is 783 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #85 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Cabeza de Vaca, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 0% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of Cabeza de Vaca? You can find it at 11.4 kilometers, in direction Southesast, from the town of Carácuaro de Morelos, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Cabeza de Vaca through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Cabeza de Vaca? How to go? Map

Location map of Cabeza de Vaca in Michoacán de Ocampo: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Cabeza de Vaca, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Cabeza de Vaca (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 12 inhabitants

Population data in Cabeza de Vaca (Michoacán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cabeza de Vaca: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cabeza de Vaca:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.83-
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:0.00%-%
Illiterate population:25.00%-%
Illiterate population (men):16.67%-%
Illiterate population (women):8.33%-%
Schooling level:6.2-
Schooling level (men):6.2-
Schooling level (women):6.2-
Indigenous culture data in Cabeza de Vaca:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%-%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%-%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%-%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Cabeza de Vaca, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Cabeza de Vaca:
Employed population over 12 years:83.33%-%
Employed population over 12 years (men):100.00%-%
Employed population over 12 years (women):71.43%-%
Number of inhabited private housings:3-
Homes with electricity:100.00%-%
Homes with piped water:100.00%-%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%-%
Homes with a radio:0.00%-%
Homes with a television:100.00%-%
Homes with a refrigerator:100.00%-%
Homes with a washing machine:0.00%-%
Homes with a car:33.33%-%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%-%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%-%
Homes with cell phones:0.00%-%
Homes with Internet:0.00%-%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cabeza de Vaca (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Cabeza de Vaca

With the satellite map of Cabeza de Vaca will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Carácuaro. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Cabeza de Vaca.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cabeza de Vaca

Many people want to stay in the town of Cabeza de Vaca itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available:

#5 What to do in Cabeza de Vaca

Want to know what to see in Cabeza de Vaca if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Cabeza de Vaca.
Mountains in Cabeza de Vaca for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro El Anono (1334 meters): 1.4 km walk (18 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro El Malacate (1159 meters): 3.9 km walk (80 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Verde (1259 meters): 4.4 km walk (60 minutes), heading West.
  • Mesa Soto (1093 meters): 4.4 km walk (85 minutes), heading Southeast.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Cabeza de Vaca?:
  • El Anono (20 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (2 minutes by car)
  • Las Quiringucuas (55 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (2 minutes by car)
  • El Puerto del Limón (34 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (5 minutes by car)
  • La Lagunilla (9 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the North (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Pictures of Cabeza de Vaca

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Cabeza de Vaca (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 61923

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Cabeza de Vaca so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 61923. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Cabeza de Vaca ("61") correspond to the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Carácuaro

  1. El Anono (- inhabitants)
  2. El Jabalí (- inhabitants)
  3. El Jagüey (Tejerías) (2 inhabitants)
  4. El Pino (12 inhabitants)
  5. El Salitrillo (- inhabitants)
  6. El Salto (3 inhabitants)
  7. El Timben Grande (- inhabitants)
  8. Huenamocopio (14 inhabitants)
  9. La Lagunilla (9 inhabitants)
  10. La Soledad (13 inhabitants)
  11. Las Juntas de Abajo (58 inhabitants)
  12. Las Parotas (6 inhabitants)
  13. Las Trancas (1 inhabitants)
  14. Limón Nuevo (13 inhabitants)
  15. Piñuela (- inhabitants)