Mazunte (Oaxaca)

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The town of Mazunte is located in the Municipality of Santa María Tonameca (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 873 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #4 of the ranking. Mazunte is at 18 meters of altitude.

Do you want to locate the town of Mazunte? You can find it at 8.7 kilometers, in direction North, from the town of San Francisco Cozoaltepec, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Santa María Tonameca, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at Northeast, at 24.1 kilometers. To enjoy the Mazunte location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

The population of Mazunte (Oaxaca) is 873 inhabitants

Population data in Mazunte (Oaxaca)
Female InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
439434873

In the town there are 434 men and 439 women. The ratio women per men is 1.012, and the fecundity rate is 2.35 children per woman. People from outside the State of Oaxaca account for 5.04% of the total population. 8.36% of the inhabitants are illiterate (5.53% of men and 11.16% of women). The average school enrollment ratio is 7.64 (7.96 within the men and 7.34 within the women).

Population changes in Mazunte since 2005
In 2005, in Mazunte there were 702 inhabitants. That is to say, now there are 171 more people (a variation of 24.36%). Of which there are 77 more men (a variation of 21.57%), and 94 more women (a variation of 27.25%).

Indigenous culture in Mazunte
25.89% of the population is indigenous, and 7.22% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 0.00% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in Mazunte
38.26% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (50.69% of the men, and 25.97% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in Mazunte
In Mazunte there are 277 dwellings. 86.60% of the dwellings have electricity, 76.56% have piped water, 88.04% have toilet or restroom, 60.77% have a radio receiver, 76.56% a television, 75.60% a fridge, 52.15% a washing-machine, 31.10% a car or a van, 17.22% a personal computer, 7.18% a landline telephone, 17.70% mobile phone, and 6.22% Internet access.

Population pyramid of Mazunte (Oaxaca)

In Mazunte there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid. After analyzing the demographic data of Mazunte, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze how the future of the population will be in this town.

Population pyramid of Mazunte
Data from the pyramid of ages of the town Mazunte (inhabitants year 2005)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-4 years)333871
Youth (5-14 years)6693159
Adults (15-59 years)218192410
Elderly (60+ years)182442

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Where is Mazunte? How to get there? Map

What is the route to get to Mazunte (Oaxaca)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker

Satellite photo of Mazunte

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Photos of Mazunte

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The Postal Code of Mazunte (Oaxaca) is 70947

Are you going to send a letter to Mazunte? Do you have a friend in Mazunte and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Mazunte consists of the following 5 digits: 70947. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Mazunte ("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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