Cañada Guichá

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

All the information about this town of 83 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Cañada Guichá belongs to the municipality of Santa María Zoquitlán (State of Oaxaca). There are 83 inhabitants and it is 1,202 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #6 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Cañada Guichá, 16% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Cañada Guichá is located at 12.7 kilometers (in direction Northeast) from the locality of Santa María Zoquitlán, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of Cañada Guichá.

#1 Where is Cañada Guichá? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Cañada Guichá (Oaxaca)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of Cañada Guichá (Oaxaca) is 83 inhabitants

Population data in Cañada Guichá
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cañada Guichá: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cañada Guichá:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.45.08
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:7.23%8.33%
Illiterate population (men):3.61%5.08%
Illiterate population (women):3.61%12.24%
Schooling level:5.464.34
Schooling level (men):5.314.59
Schooling level (women):5.644.06
Indigenous culture data in Cañada Guichá:
Percentage of indigenous population:3.61%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:2.41%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 Cañada Guichá, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Cañada Guichá:
Employed population over 12 years:32.53%35.19%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.78%62.71%
Employed population over 12 years (women):2.63%2.04%
Number of inhabited private housings:2238
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Homes with piped water:72.73%0.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:95.45%100.00%
Homes with a radio:18.18%39.13%
Homes with a television:50.00%43.48%
Homes with a refrigerator:86.36%56.52%
Homes with a washing machine:59.09%39.13%
Homes with a car:31.82%17.39%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%4.35%
Homes with cell phones:68.18%0.00%
Homes with Internet:40.91%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cañada Guichá (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Cañada Guichá

With the satellite map of Cañada Guichá 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 Santa María Zoquitlán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Cañada Guichá.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cañada Guichá

Many people want to stay in the town of Cañada Guichá 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 Cañada Guichá

Want to know what to see in Cañada Guichá if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Cañada Guichá.
Las mejores montes de Cañada Guichá para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro El Violín (1672 meters): 2.5 km walk (42 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerros Las Palmas (1783 meters): 3.0 km walk (47 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Palma Real (1529 meters): 4.5 km walk (62 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Las Palmas (1716 meters): 5.5 km walk (82 minutes), heading Northwest.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Cañada Guichá?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Cañada Guichá (Oaxaca)

In Cañada Guichá 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 Cañada Guichá, 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 Cañada Guichá
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cañada Guichá (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)448
Youth (6-14 years)6612
Adults (15-59 years)222749
Elderly (60+ years)6814

#7 Pictures of Cañada Guichá

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of Cañada Guichá? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Cañada Guichá.

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  1. Agua del Guaje (68 inhabitants)
  2. Barrio de la Paz (29 inhabitants)
  3. Buena Vista (40 inhabitants)
  4. Cañada Guichá (83 inhabitants)
  5. El Cacalote (4 inhabitants)
  6. El Mezquite (1 inhabitants)
  7. La Chiviguu (39 inhabitants)
  8. La Shishiga (10 inhabitants)
  9. Piedras Negras (10 inhabitants)
  10. Pino Suárez (23 inhabitants)
  11. Río Mijangos (6 inhabitants)
  12. Río Seco (444 inhabitants)
  13. San Antonio el Bajial (- inhabitants)
  14. Santa María Zoquitlán (1795 inhabitants)
  15. Taquiche (84 inhabitants)