Juquilita (Oaxaca)

Maps, pictures and statistics of Juquilita, a beautiful small village of 54 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Juquilita (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha. There are 54 inhabitants and it is 644 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mazunte is 48 minutes away by car (36 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #39 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Juquilita, 27% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Juquilita? You can find it at 10.0 kilometers, in direction Northwest, from the town of Candelaria Loxicha, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Juquilita through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Juquilita? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Juquilita in Oaxaca? 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 Juquilita.


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#2 The population of Juquilita (Oaxaca) is 54 inhabitants

Population data in Juquilita (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Juquilita: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Juquilita:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.8111.11
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:14.81%24.39%
Illiterate population (men):5.56%11.11%
Illiterate population (women):9.26%34.78%
Schooling level:4.523.70
Schooling level (men):5.334.44
Schooling level (women):3.773.21
Indigenous culture data in Juquilita:
Percentage of indigenous population:88.89%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:44.44%63.41%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:5.56%4.88%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Juquilita, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha (statistics, pictures, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and housing data in Juquilita:
Employed population over 12 years:18.52%24.39%
Employed population over 12 years (men):31.03%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):4.00%4.35%
Number of inhabited private housings:118
Homes with electricity:18.18%14.29%
Homes with piped water:100.00%71.43%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%85.71%
Homes with a radio:72.73%28.57%
Homes with a television:9.09%0.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:0.00%0.00%
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:0.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:72.73%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Juquilita (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 Juquilita

With the satellite map of Juquilita 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. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Juquilita.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Juquilita

Many people want to stay in the town of Juquilita 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 Juquilita

A weekend in Juquilita and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Juquilita and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in Juquilita for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Miramar (1136 meters): 2.7 km walk (34 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Sermón (579 meters): 3.5 km walk (57 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro Pintor (646 meters): 5.3 km walk (67 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro La Campana (765 meters): 7.5 km walk (102 minutes), heading West.
Magical Towns to visit when in Juquilita:
  • Mazunte (Oaxaca): Don't miss "La Ventanilla​", 48 km, heading South (36 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Juquilita?:
  • El Carrizal (49 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (2 minutes by car)
  • Miramar (463 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Tierra Blanca (Corozal) (152 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (4 minutes by car)
  • La Finca (108 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the North (3 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 Juquilita (Oaxaca)

In Juquilita 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 Juquilita, 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 Juquilita
Data of the age pyramid of the town Juquilita (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5510
Youth (6-14 years)71219
Adults (15-59 years)111223
Elderly (60+ years)202

#7 Pictures of Juquilita

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

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha

  1. Arroyo Piedra Horcones (194 inhabitants)
  2. El Molino (175 inhabitants)
  3. La Guadalupe (64 inhabitants)
  4. Los Horcones (522 inhabitants)
  5. El Mangal del Surco (77 inhabitants)
  6. Miramar (463 inhabitants)
  7. Portillo Monte Cristo (13 inhabitants)
  8. Portillo Trinidad (2 inhabitants)
  9. Rancho Escondido (4 inhabitants)
  10. San Jacinto (1 inhabitants)
  11. San Martín (- inhabitants)
  12. San Mateo (142 inhabitants)
  13. San Miguelito (5 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Rita (290 inhabitants)
  15. Santiago la Galera (401 inhabitants)