Cuanajo (Michoacán de Ocampo)

Maps, photos and statistics of Cuanajo, a beautiful city of 5,644 inhabitants of the State of Michoacán de Ocampo

The town of Cuanajo is located in the Municipality of Pátzcuaro (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 5,644 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #2 in terms of number of inhabitants. Cuanajo is at 2,326 meters of altitude.

Data: In Cuanajo, 92% of the inhabitants are catholic and 48% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Cuanajo is located at 11.3 kilometers from Pátzcuaro, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Cuanajo.

Where is Cuanajo? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Cuanajo in Michoacán de Ocampo? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Cuanajo.

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The population of Cuanajo (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 5,644 inhabitants

Population data in Cuanajo (Michoacán de Ocampo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cuanajo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cuanajo:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.618.02
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:2.02%1.03%
Illiterate population:6.24%10.26%
Illiterate population (men):2.29%8.02%
Illiterate population (women):3.95%12.38%
Schooling level:7.216.12
Schooling level (men):7.196.18
Schooling level (women):7.236.06
Indigenous culture data in Cuanajo:
Percentage of indigenous population:84.66%80.69%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:47.34%38.82%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.12%0.02%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Cuanajo, 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 dwelling data in Cuanajo:
Employed population over 12 years:55.65%34.17%
Employed population over 12 years (men):65.64%57.57%
Employed population over 12 years (women):46.38%11.93%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1,3411,315
Homes with electricity:98.66%98.23%
Housing with piped water:96.72%81.10%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:48.17%98.49%
Dwellings with radio:69.28%74.18%
Housing with television:91.13%89.53%
Housing with refrigerator:52.35%32.83%
Housing with washing machine:47.58%30.08%
Housing with automobile:32.21%26.44%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:8.80%4.17%
Homes with landline telephone:10.81%28.84%
Dwellings with cellular phones:84.12%21.65%
Homes with Internet:7.01%0.80%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cuanajo (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Cuanajo

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Cuanajo, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Pátzcuaro. Get free live access to satellite views of 2021 of Cuanajo.

Population pyramid of Cuanajo (Michoacán de Ocampo)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Cuanajo by age and sex, 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 Cuanajo there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Cuanajo
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cuanajo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)383343726
Youth (6-14 years)463465928
Adults (15-59 years)1,6981,5873,285
Elderly (60+ years)382323705

Photos of Cuanajo

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

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The Postal Code of Cuanajo (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 61620

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Cuanajo 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: 61620. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Cuanajo ("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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  3. Curine (Cuartel Dos) (3 inhabitants)
  4. Debanand Yoga Ashram (1 inhabitants)
  5. Joya de los Molinos (656 inhabitants)
  6. La Cofradía (Piedra Rodada) (- inhabitants)
  7. La Quinta Maravilla (Mesa de San José) (12 inhabitants)
  8. La Tinaja (201 inhabitants)
  9. La Vitela (Los Pozos) (235 inhabitants)
  10. Pátzcuaro Once (- inhabitants)
  11. Primo Tapia (Santa Ana Chapitiro) (1042 inhabitants)
  12. Ranchito los Corrales (8 inhabitants)
  13. Rancho de Álvarez (94 inhabitants)
  14. Santa María Huiramangaro (San Juan Tumbio) (2590 inhabitants)
  15. Yunuén (Isla Yunuén) (98 inhabitants)