Kancabchén (José María Morelos, Quintana Roo)

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All the information about this town of 1,058 inhabitants of the State of Quintana Roo

The town of Kancabchén is located in the Municipality of José María Morelos (in the State of Quintana Roo). There are 1,058 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #7 of the ranking. Kancabchén is at 29 meters of altitude.

Data: In Kancabchén, there is a percentage of 93% of indigenous population and 54% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Kancabchén? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Kancabchén? You can find it at 264.2 kilometers, in direction Northwest, from the town of José María Morelos, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Adolfo de la Huerta, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at West, at 16.0 kilometers. To enjoy the Kancabchén location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Kancabchén? How to get there? Map

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

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The population of Kancabchén (Quintana Roo) is 1,058 inhabitants

Population data in Kancabchén (José María Morelos, Quintana Roo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Kancabchén: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Kancabchén:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.799.12
Population coming from outside the State of Quintana Roo:28.54%30.19%
Illiterate population:9.07%9.60%
Illiterate population (men):4.91%9.12%
Illiterate population (women):4.16%10.09%
Schooling level:7.216.18
Schooling level (men):7.086.25
Schooling level (women):7.336.12
Indigenous culture data in Kancabchén:
Percentage of indigenous population:93.48%93.44%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:48.96%50.88%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.51%1.29%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Kancabchén, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Quintana Roo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Kancabchén:
Employed population over 12 years:63.61%29.64%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.35%52.74%
Employed population over 12 years (women):60.90%5.98%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:274265
Homes with electricity:96.72%96.60%
Housing with piped water:95.26%95.32%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:83.94%96.17%
Dwellings with radio:43.07%60.00%
Housing with television:77.01%83.40%
Housing with refrigerator:62.41%57.45%
Housing with washing machine:77.37%66.38%
Housing with automobile:22.63%15.74%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.30%1.28%
Homes with landline telephone:14.96%10.21%
Dwellings with cellular phones:53.65%5.11%
Homes with Internet:20.80%0.85%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Kancabchén (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Quintana Roo, and with the total for the country.

Hotels and Accommodation near Kancabchén

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

Satellite photo of Kancabchén

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Kancabchén, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of José María Morelos. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Kancabchén.

Population pyramid of Kancabchén (Quintana Roo)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Kancabchén 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 Kancabchén there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Kancabchén
Data of the age pyramid of the town Kancabchén (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6771138
Youth (6-14 years)92101193
Adults (15-59 years)324295619
Elderly (60+ years)4959108

Photos of Kancabchén

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  2. Dziuché (- inhabitants)
  3. Gavilanes (291 inhabitants)
  4. La Voluntad de Dios (4 inhabitants)
  5. Las Bugambilias (1 inhabitants)
  6. Lázaro Cárdenas (152 inhabitants)
  7. Los Girasoles (- inhabitants)
  8. Nuevo Plan de la Noria (324 inhabitants)
  9. Rancho San Marcelo (1 inhabitants)
  10. Rancho Tierra de Cristo (54 inhabitants)
  11. San Agustín (- inhabitants)
  12. San Cosme (- inhabitants)
  13. San Diego (682 inhabitants)
  14. San Francisco (2 inhabitants)
  15. Villa de Guadalupe (3 inhabitants)