Cuajinicuil (Oaxaca)

Maps, pictures and statistics of Cuajinicuil, a beautiful small village of 85 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Cuajinicuil (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha. There are 85 inhabitants and it is 301 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mazunte is 26 minutes away by car (24 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #37 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Cuajinicuil, 28% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Cuajinicuil is located at 11.9 kilometers from Candelaria Loxicha, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Cuajinicuil.

#1 Where is Cuajinicuil? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Cuajinicuil (Oaxaca) is 85 inhabitants

Population data in Cuajinicuil (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cuajinicuil: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cuajinicuil:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8424.00
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:11.76%28.26%
Illiterate population (men):4.71%24.00%
Illiterate population (women):7.06%33.33%
Schooling level:5.653.30
Schooling level (men):5.554
Schooling level (women):5.742.54
Indigenous culture data in Cuajinicuil:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:78.82%97.83%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:5.88%2.17%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Cuajinicuil, 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 Cuajinicuil:
Employed population over 12 years:22.35%28.26%
Employed population over 12 years (men):36.36%52.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):7.32%0.00%
Number of inhabited private housings:1710
Homes with electricity:88.24%90.00%
Homes with piped water:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%100.00%
Homes with a radio:47.06%60.00%
Homes with a television:52.94%30.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:29.41%20.00%
Homes with a washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a car:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:5.88%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:52.94%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cuajinicuil (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 Cuajinicuil

With the satellite map of Cuajinicuil 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 Candelaria Loxicha. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Cuajinicuil.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cuajinicuil

Do you want to stay in Cuajinicuil? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Cuajinicuil:

#5 What to do in Cuajinicuil

A weekend in Cuajinicuil and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Cuajinicuil and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Las mejores montes de Cuajinicuil para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro El Chilar (470 meters): 2.2 km walk (27 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro Sermón (579 meters): 2.7 km walk (56 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro El Faisán (392 meters): 4.4 km walk (86 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro Pintor (646 meters): 4.4 km walk (74 minutes), heading Northeast.
Magical Towns near Cuajinicuil to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Mazunte (Oaxaca): Don't miss "Playa Rinconcito", 26 km, heading South (24 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Cuajinicuil?:
  • Cerro Bilole (48 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (3 minutes by car)
  • Barrio Nuevo Valencia (159 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Los Horcones (522 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the West (5 minutes by car)
  • Pescuezo del Venado (66 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Southwest (6 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 Cuajinicuil (Oaxaca)

In Cuajinicuil 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 Cuajinicuil, 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 Cuajinicuil
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cuajinicuil (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7714
Youth (6-14 years)3811
Adults (15-59 years)282755
Elderly (60+ years)325

#7 Pictures of Cuajinicuil

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha

  1. Barrio La Guadalupe (104 inhabitants)
  2. Barrio Nuevo Valencia (159 inhabitants)
  3. Candelaria Loxicha (2324 inhabitants)
  4. Cuajinicuil (85 inhabitants)
  5. El Molino (175 inhabitants)
  6. El Perdiz (1 inhabitants)
  7. El Porvenir (1 inhabitants)
  8. El Zacatal (217 inhabitants)
  9. Linda Vista (2 inhabitants)
  10. Playa Azul (- inhabitants)
  11. Portillo del Rayo (5 inhabitants)
  12. San Isidro del Camino (260 inhabitants)
  13. San Martín Ondinas (312 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Rita (290 inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Colorada (115 inhabitants)