La Cañada (State of Mexico)

Maps, photos and statistics of La Cañada, a beautiful large village of 1,552 inhabitants of the State of México

Its former name was Barrio de la Cañada.

The town of La Cañada (State of Mexico) belongs to the municipality of Temoaya. There are 1,552 inhabitants and it is 2,763 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #19 in terms of number of inhabitants.

You may know this town as Barrio de la Cañada, because this was its former name. In the year 2010, the locality changed its name.

Data: In La Cañada, 26% of individuals have completed secondary education and 9% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Cañada is located at 1.9 kilometers from San Pedro Arriba, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. In addition, it is located at 3.6 kilometers from Temoaya, which is the capital of the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Cañada.

#1 Where is La Cañada? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of La Cañada in México? 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 La Cañada.


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#2 The population of La Cañada (México) is 1,552 inhabitants

Population data in La Cañada (State of Mexico)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Cañada: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Cañada:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.644.71
Population coming from outside the State of México:2.96%0.00%
Illiterate population:6.44%9.33%
Illiterate population (men):1.42%4.71%
Illiterate population (women):5.03%13.54%
Schooling level:6.855.78
Schooling level (men):7.246.14
Schooling level (women):6.55.47
Indigenous culture data in La Cañada:
Percentage of indigenous population:65.72%72.69%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:27.45%27.25%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.52%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Cañada, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of México, and in the country as a whole.

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

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Cañada:
Employed population over 12 years:45.23%38.03%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.56%54.85%
Employed population over 12 years (women):33.21%22.66%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:356364
Homes with electricity:96.63%97.74%
Housing with piped water:98.60%97.42%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:87.64%62.58%
Dwellings with radio:67.42%72.90%
Housing with television:76.97%75.48%
Housing with refrigerator:40.73%23.87%
Housing with washing machine:25.56%9.03%
Housing with automobile:31.46%27.42%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:8.99%1.61%
Homes with landline telephone:1.69%1.94%
Dwellings with cellular phones:74.16%44.19%
Homes with Internet:8.71%0.32%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Cañada (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of México, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Cañada

With the satellite map of La Cañada 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 Temoaya. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Cañada.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Cañada

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of La Cañada, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to La Cañada so you can contact them.:

#5 Population pyramid of La Cañada (México)

In La Cañada 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 La Cañada, 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 La Cañada
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Cañada (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)8591176
Youth (6-14 years)162146308
Adults (15-59 years)485450935
Elderly (60+ years)8449133

#6 Photos of La Cañada

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of La Cañada? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like La Cañada.

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#7 The Postal Code of La Cañada (México) is 50863

Do you want to know the Postal Code of La Cañada 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: 50863. The first two digits of the ZIP code of La Cañada ("50") correspond to the State of México, 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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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Temoaya

  1. Barrio de Laurel 1ra. Sección (517 inhabitants)
  2. Luis Donaldo Colosio Murrieta (739 inhabitants)
  3. Zanja Vieja (632 inhabitants)
  4. Campamento Kilómetro 48 (334 inhabitants)
  5. Colonia Emiliano Zapata (Ejido Santiago Temoaya) (477 inhabitants)
  6. Colonia Centro Ceremonial Otomí (559 inhabitants)
  7. Loma de San Nicolás (809 inhabitants)
  8. San José Pathé (1556 inhabitants)
  9. Enthavi 3ra. Sección Ojo de Agua (751 inhabitants)
  10. Jiquipilco el Viejo (3965 inhabitants)
  11. La Magdalena Tenexpan (1381 inhabitants)
  12. Llano de la Y (2765 inhabitants)
  13. Ranchería de Trojes (San Antonio del Puente) (498 inhabitants)
  14. San Antonio del Puente (1001 inhabitants)
  15. San Pedro Abajo 2da. Sección (Loma Larga) (392 inhabitants)