Gavilanes (José María Morelos, Quintana Roo)

Learn about medium-sized town of Gavilanes through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 291 inhabitants of the State of Quintana Roo

The town of Gavilanes is located in the Municipality of José María Morelos (in the State of Quintana Roo). There are 291 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #23 of the whole municipality. Gavilanes is at 65 meters of altitude.

Data: In Gavilanes, 27% of the inhabitants are catholic and 56% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Gavilanes is located at 271.6 kilometers (in direction Northwest) from the locality of José María Morelos, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Adolfo de la Huerta) it is at 28.5 kilometers in direction North. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of Gavilanes.

Where is Gavilanes? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Gavilanes in Quintana Roo? 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 Gavilanes.


Want to view a satellite photo of Gavilanes? In this link you can see a satellite image of the area, completely updated, to locate your house, for example..

The population of Gavilanes (Quintana Roo) is 291 inhabitants

Population data in Gavilanes (José María Morelos, Quintana Roo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020148143291
2010148151299
2005122127249
Evolution of the population in Gavilanes: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Gavilanes:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9616.56
Population coming from outside the State of Quintana Roo:30.58%27.09%
Illiterate population:15.81%17.73%
Illiterate population (men):7.56%16.56%
Illiterate population (women):8.25%18.92%
Schooling level:5.985.06
Schooling level (men):6.135.09
Schooling level (women):5.815.03
Indigenous culture data in Gavilanes:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:95.53%98.33%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:65.64%61.87%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.72%4.35%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Gavilanes, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Quintana Roo, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of José María Morelos (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Gavilanes:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:59.11%32.78%
Employed population over 12 years (men):71.33%60.93%
Employed population over 12 years (women):47.30%4.05%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:8675
Homes with electricity:89.53%86.96%
Housing with piped water:90.70%86.96%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:67.44%81.16%
Dwellings with radio:38.37%46.38%
Housing with television:62.79%63.77%
Housing with refrigerator:52.33%50.72%
Housing with washing machine:55.81%43.48%
Housing with automobile:22.09%18.84%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.81%4.35%
Homes with landline telephone:1.16%11.59%
Dwellings with cellular phones:63.95%8.70%
Homes with Internet:39.53%1.45%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Gavilanes (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Quintana Roo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Gavilanes

With the satellite map of Gavilanes 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 José María Morelos. Get free live access to satellite views of 2022 of Gavilanes.


Population pyramid of Gavilanes (Quintana Roo)

In Gavilanes 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 Gavilanes, 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 Gavilanes
Data of the age pyramid of the town Gavilanes (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)16925
Youth (6-14 years)342559
Adults (15-59 years)8081161
Elderly (60+ years)182846

Photos of Gavilanes

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

Enjoy with pictures of Gavilanes through this link

The Postal Code of Gavilanes (Quintana Roo) is 77896

Are you going to send a letter to Gavilanes? Do you have a friend in Gavilanes and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Gavilanes consists of the following 5 digits: 77896. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Gavilanes ("77") correspond to the state code of Quintana Roo, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

Vote for Gavilanes. Opinions.

Do you like Gavilanes? Or don't you like it much? Now you can vote for Gavilanes so that everyone knows it. Use these stars ("0" you like little, "5" you like a lot) to rate with your opinion.

Average Rating: 0.0/5
(considering 0 votes)



Schools in Gavilanes

>>> Map with all the towns within the municipality of José María Morelos

>>> Click here to see more towns in the State of Quintana Roo (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants, hotels,...) <<<

Other towns in the Municipality of José María Morelos

  1. El Triunfo (148 inhabitants)
  2. Esperancita (- inhabitants)
  3. José María Morelos (13332 inhabitants)
  4. Juanas (- inhabitants)
  5. Los Lagartos (- inhabitants)
  6. Othón P. Blanco (602 inhabitants)
  7. Pedro Moreno (64 inhabitants)
  8. Piedras Negras (118 inhabitants)
  9. Pozo Pirata (169 inhabitants)
  10. San Francisco de Castro (- inhabitants)
  11. San Isidro Poniente (115 inhabitants)
  12. San Martín (1 inhabitants)
  13. San Nicolás (5 inhabitants)
  14. San Pedro (- inhabitants)
  15. San Valerio (- inhabitants)