Cañada Río Oriente

The most complete information about the small village of Cañada Río Oriente (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 105 inhabitants?

The town of Cañada Río Oriente belongs to the municipality of San Juan Lachao (State of Oaxaca). There are 105 inhabitants and it is 725 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Santa Catarina Juquila is 43 minutes away by car (39 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #6 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Cañada Río Oriente, there is a percentage of 14% of indigenous population and 37% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Cañada Río Oriente? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Cañada Río Oriente? You can find it at 3.6 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of San Juan Lachao, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Cañada Río Oriente through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Cañada Río Oriente? How to go? Map

Online map of Cañada Río Oriente in Oaxaca, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of Cañada Río Oriente (Oaxaca) is 105 inhabitants

Population data in Cañada Río Oriente
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cañada Río Oriente: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cañada Río Oriente:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.5511.11
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.95%0.00%
Illiterate population:13.33%15.89%
Illiterate population (men):2.86%11.11%
Illiterate population (women):10.48%20.25%
Schooling level:6.285.06
Schooling level (men):6.885.39
Schooling level (women):5.634.76
Indigenous culture data in Cañada Río Oriente:
Percentage of indigenous population:14.29%13.25%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:4.76%2.65%
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 Río Oriente, 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 dwelling data in Cañada Río Oriente:
Employed population over 12 years:40.00%22.52%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.00%38.89%
Employed population over 12 years (women):16.36%7.59%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3845
Homes with electricity:94.74%92.11%
Housing with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:63.16%97.37%
Dwellings with radio:65.79%60.53%
Housing with television:63.16%52.63%
Housing with refrigerator:65.79%47.37%
Housing with washing machine:18.42%10.53%
Housing with automobile:13.16%5.26%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:2.63%2.63%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%2.63%
Dwellings with cellular phones:36.84%2.63%
Homes with Internet:18.42%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cañada Río Oriente (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 Río Oriente

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Cañada Río Oriente, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Juan Lachao. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Cañada Río Oriente.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cañada Río Oriente

Many people want to stay in the town of Cañada Río Oriente 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 Río Oriente

A weekend in Cañada Río Oriente and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Cañada Río Oriente and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in Cañada Río Oriente for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro La Iglesia (1364 meters): 2.7 km walk (34 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro La Olla (1364 meters): 3.5 km walk (71 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro El Aire (954 meters): 6.2 km walk (88 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro El Pajarito (896 meters): 5.9 km walk (93 minutes), heading South.
Magical Towns to visit when in Cañada Río Oriente:Other towns near Cañada Río Oriente:
  • Guadalupe (16 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (2 minutes by car)
  • San José (60 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (2 minutes by car)
  • El Corozal (66 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northeast (3 minutes by car)
  • San José Costa Rica (15 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (4 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 Cañada Río Oriente (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Cañada Río Oriente by age and gender, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Cañada Río Oriente there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Cañada Río Oriente
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cañada Río Oriente (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)426
Youth (6-14 years)13720
Adults (15-59 years)283260
Elderly (60+ years)10919

#7 Photos of Cañada Río Oriente

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Cañada Río Oriente? 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 photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Cañada Río Oriente.

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#8 The Postal Code of Cañada Río Oriente (Oaxaca) is 71943

Are you going to send a letter to Cañada Río Oriente? Do you have a friend in Cañada Río Oriente and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Cañada Río Oriente consists of the following 5 digits: 71943. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Cañada Río Oriente ("71") correspond to the state code of Oaxaca, 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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of San Juan Lachao

  1. La Unión (143 inhabitants)
  2. Los Jiménez (20 inhabitants)
  3. Los Mulatos (10 inhabitants)
  4. Portillo Limón (6 inhabitants)
  5. Santa María Rancho Nuevo (115 inhabitants)
  6. Río Sal (14 inhabitants)
  7. San Antonio (14 inhabitants)
  8. San Isidro (- inhabitants)
  9. San José (60 inhabitants)
  10. San José Costa Rica (15 inhabitants)
  11. San Juan Lachao (1402 inhabitants)
  12. San Rafael (5 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Cruz (Rancho Escondido) (47 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Fe (17 inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Colorada (46 inhabitants)