Cajones (State of Mexico)

Learn about small village of Cajones through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 169 inhabitants of the State of México

The town of Cajones (State of Mexico) belongs to the municipality of Temascaltepec. There are 169 inhabitants and it is 2,992 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Valle de Bravo is 53 minutes away by car (40 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #48 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Cajones, 34% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Cajones? You can find it at 17.2 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Temascaltepec de González, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Cajones through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Cajones? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Cajones (México) is 169 inhabitants

Population data in Cajones (State of Mexico)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cajones: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cajones:
Fertility rate (children per woman):39.38
Population coming from outside the State of México:0.59%0.00%
Illiterate population:8.28%9.43%
Illiterate population (men):2.37%9.38%
Illiterate population (women):5.92%9.47%
Schooling level:6.155.01
Schooling level (men):6.564.79
Schooling level (women):5.835.17
Indigenous culture data in Cajones:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Cajones, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of México, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Temascaltepec (statistics, pictures, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and housing data in Cajones:
Employed population over 12 years:34.91%8.18%
Employed population over 12 years (men):49.35%18.75%
Employed population over 12 years (women):22.83%1.05%
Number of inhabited private housings:4234
Homes with electricity:97.62%94.12%
Homes with piped water:100.00%67.65%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:30.95%26.47%
Homes with a radio:30.95%23.53%
Homes with a television:40.48%58.82%
Homes with a refrigerator:7.14%11.76%
Homes with a washing machine:19.05%2.94%
Homes with a car:19.05%5.88%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:23.81%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cajones (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of México, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Cajones

With the satellite map of Cajones 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 Temascaltepec. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Cajones.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cajones

Many people want to stay in the town of Cajones 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 Cajones

A weekend in Cajones and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Cajones and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in Cajones for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Las Tablas (3098 meters): 1.4 km walk (23 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro Sabanillas (3116 meters): 1.9 km walk (32 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro El Guajote (3024 meters): 2.5 km walk (37 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro Las Palomas (3606 meters): 6.4 km walk (80 minutes), heading Northeast.
Magical Towns to visit when in Cajones:
  • Valle de Bravo (México): Don't miss "Centros de meditación", 53 km, heading Northwest (40 minutes by car)
  • Ixtapan de la Sal (México): Don't miss "Museo Arturo San Román", 54 km, heading Southeast (53 minutes by car)
  • Tonatico (México): Don't miss "Parque-Campamento Niltze", 72 km, heading Southeast (58 minutes by car)
  • Metepec (México): Don't miss "Iglesia de San Juan Bautista", 59 km, heading Northeast (55 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Cajones?:
  • La Orejeta (192 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the North (6 minutes by car)
  • El Varal (56 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northeast (4 minutes by car)
  • Rincón de Atarasquillo (500 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the West (6 minutes by car)
  • La Guacamaya (432 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Southwest (7 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Cajones (México)

In Cajones 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 Cajones, 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 Cajones
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cajones (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)121123
Youth (6-14 years)262349
Adults (15-59 years)483987
Elderly (60+ years)6410

#7 Pictures of Cajones

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

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  3. El Capulín (6 inhabitants)
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  5. El Salitre (249 inhabitants)
  6. La Finca (604 inhabitants)
  7. La Orejeta (192 inhabitants)
  8. Labor las Cabras (451 inhabitants)
  9. Pedregales de Tequesquipan (398 inhabitants)
  10. Pueblo Nuevo (207 inhabitants)
  11. San Francisco Oxtotilpan (1506 inhabitants)
  12. San Mateo Almomoloa (1820 inhabitants)
  13. San Sebastián Carboneras (Carboneras) (1617 inhabitants)
  14. Telpintla (476 inhabitants)
  15. Temascaltepec de González (2469 inhabitants)