Las Cuevas (Santo Domingo de Morelos, Oaxaca)

Learn about large village of Las Cuevas through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 704 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Las Cuevas is located in the Municipality of Santo Domingo de Morelos (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 704 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #8 of the ranking. Las Cuevas is at 209 meters of altitude.

Data: In Las Cuevas, 27% of the population over 12 years is single and 3% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Las Cuevas? You can find it at 6.9 kilometers, in direction Northeast, from the town of Santo Domingo de Morelos, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Las Cuevas location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Las Cuevas? How to get there? Map

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The population of Las Cuevas (Oaxaca) is 704 inhabitants

Population data in Las Cuevas (Santo Domingo de Morelos, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Las Cuevas: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Las Cuevas:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.1920.07
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:17.76%23.62%
Illiterate population (men):7.81%20.07%
Illiterate population (women):9.94%27.10%
Schooling level:5.23.41
Schooling level (men):5.533.82
Schooling level (women):4.883.04
Indigenous culture data in Las Cuevas:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.29%99.19%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:81.39%85.34%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:14.20%25.41%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Las Cuevas, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Las Cuevas:
Employed population over 12 years:23.15%11.73%
Employed population over 12 years (men):40.52%23.68%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.65%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:158132
Homes with electricity:94.94%93.55%
Housing with piped water:5.70%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:11.39%94.35%
Dwellings with radio:61.39%51.61%
Housing with television:36.08%21.77%
Housing with refrigerator:50.00%31.45%
Housing with washing machine:3.80%1.61%
Housing with automobile:8.86%3.23%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.27%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:15.19%4.84%
Dwellings with cellular phones:37.34%0.81%
Homes with Internet:2.53%0.81%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Las Cuevas (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Las Cuevas

With the satellite map of Las Cuevas 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 Santo Domingo de Morelos. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Las Cuevas.

Population pyramid of Las Cuevas (Oaxaca)

In Las Cuevas 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 Las Cuevas, 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 Las Cuevas
Data of the age pyramid of the town Las Cuevas (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5364117
Youth (6-14 years)7759136
Adults (15-59 years)196180376
Elderly (60+ years)354075

Photos of Las Cuevas

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The Postal Code of Las Cuevas (Oaxaca) is 70908

Are you going to send a letter to Las Cuevas? Do you have a friend in Las Cuevas and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Las Cuevas consists of the following 5 digits: 70908. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Las Cuevas ("70") correspond to the state code of Oaxaca, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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  2. Barrio del Río (366 inhabitants)
  3. Barrio Nuevo (553 inhabitants)
  4. Cerro Campana (583 inhabitants)
  5. Cerro Hermoso (- inhabitants)
  6. Cerro San Antonio (244 inhabitants)
  7. Las Cuevas (704 inhabitants)
  8. Las Pilas (647 inhabitants)
  9. Macahuitera (567 inhabitants)
  10. Paso San Antonio (314 inhabitants)
  11. Piedra del Descanso (- inhabitants)
  12. Piedra del Sol (907 inhabitants)
  13. San José Piedras Negras (1248 inhabitants)
  14. Santo Domingo de Morelos (1960 inhabitants)
  15. Yerba Santa (829 inhabitants)