Macahuite (Santa María Tonameca, Oaxaca)

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of Macahuite (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 465 inhabitants?

The town of Macahuite is located in the Municipality of Santa María Tonameca (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 465 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #10 of the whole municipality. Macahuite is at 7 meters of altitude.

Data: In Macahuite, 21% of individuals have completed secondary education and 2% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Macahuite is located at 15.6 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of San Francisco Cozoaltepec, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Santa María Tonameca) it is at 9.6 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 Macahuite.

Where is Macahuite? How to get there? Map

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


Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of Macahuite and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Macahuite (Oaxaca) is 465 inhabitants

Population data in Macahuite (Santa María Tonameca, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020225240465
2010248241489
2005201195396
Evolution of the population in Macahuite: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Macahuite:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.7613.28
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.86%3.48%
Illiterate population:16.77%17.18%
Illiterate population (men):7.10%13.28%
Illiterate population (women):9.68%20.97%
Schooling level:6.094.79
Schooling level (men):6.215.15
Schooling level (women):5.964.43
Indigenous culture data in Macahuite:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:9.25%10.43%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:3.01%4.50%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Macahuite, 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 Macahuite:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:36.77%32.31%
Employed population over 12 years (men):52.08%46.06%
Employed population over 12 years (women):20.44%18.95%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:117131
Homes with electricity:94.02%89.42%
Housing with piped water:99.15%82.69%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:94.87%95.19%
Dwellings with radio:70.94%58.65%
Housing with television:76.07%75.96%
Housing with refrigerator:75.21%63.46%
Housing with washing machine:34.19%13.46%
Housing with automobile:12.82%8.65%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.71%2.88%
Homes with landline telephone:21.37%12.50%
Dwellings with cellular phones:69.23%10.58%
Homes with Internet:9.40%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Macahuite (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 Macahuite

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


Population pyramid of Macahuite (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of Macahuite
Data of the age pyramid of the town Macahuite (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)222749
Youth (6-14 years)4458102
Adults (15-59 years)131130261
Elderly (60+ years)282553

Photos of Macahuite

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Macahuite? 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 Macahuite.

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The Postal Code of Macahuite (Oaxaca) is 70949

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Macahuite 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: 70949. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Macahuite ("70") correspond to the State of Oaxaca, 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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Other towns in the Municipality of Santa María Tonameca

  1. El Limón (142 inhabitants)
  2. El Manantial (72 inhabitants)
  3. El Mangal (- inhabitants)
  4. El Samaritan Tonameca (169 inhabitants)
  5. El Tigrero (324 inhabitants)
  6. El Venado (241 inhabitants)
  7. Lagunilla (61 inhabitants)
  8. Linda Vista (22 inhabitants)
  9. Puente Escondido (48 inhabitants)
  10. San Francisco Cozoaltepec (2645 inhabitants)
  11. San Isidro (Infiernillo) (261 inhabitants)
  12. San Juanito o la Botija (884 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Elena el Tule (786 inhabitants)
  14. Tierra Blanca (- inhabitants)
  15. Villa San Luis (24 inhabitants)