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 651 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #4 of the ranking. Mazunte is at 12 meters of altitude.

Data: In Mazunte, 30% of the population over 12 years is single and 48% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

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.

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

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 Mazunte and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Mazunte (Oaxaca) is 651 inhabitants

Population data in Mazunte (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Mazunte: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Mazunte:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.255.53
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:4.45%5.04%
Illiterate population:7.83%8.36%
Illiterate population (men):2.92%5.53%
Illiterate population (women):4.92%11.16%
Schooling level:8.297.64
Schooling level (men):8.467.96
Schooling level (women):8.147.34
Indigenous culture data in Mazunte:
Percentage of indigenous population:21.04%25.89%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:6.91%7.22%
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 Mazunte, 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 Mazunte:
Employed population over 12 years:64.21%38.26%
Employed population over 12 years (men):67.41%50.69%
Employed population over 12 years (women):61.19%25.97%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:186277
Homes with electricity:98.92%86.60%
Housing with piped water:99.46%76.56%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:97.85%88.04%
Dwellings with radio:56.45%60.77%
Housing with television:61.29%76.56%
Housing with refrigerator:90.32%75.60%
Housing with washing machine:66.67%52.15%
Housing with automobile:34.95%31.10%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:30.11%17.22%
Homes with landline telephone:12.90%7.18%
Dwellings with cellular phones:91.40%17.70%
Homes with Internet:47.85%6.22%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Mazunte (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 Mazunte

With the satellite map of Mazunte 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 Santa María Tonameca. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Mazunte.

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, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of Mazunte, 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 Mazunte
Data of the age pyramid of the town Mazunte (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)253661
Youth (6-14 years)494796
Adults (15-59 years)224197421
Elderly (60+ years)373673

Photos of Mazunte

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Mazunte? 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 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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  3. El Paraíso (115 inhabitants)
  4. El Regadillo (110 inhabitants)
  5. El Trapiche (88 inhabitants)
  6. La Florida (288 inhabitants)
  7. La Soledad los García (57 inhabitants)
  8. Llano Grande (218 inhabitants)
  9. Palma Larga (398 inhabitants)
  10. Paso las Garzas (171 inhabitants)
  11. Rincón Bonito (277 inhabitants)
  12. San Bernardino (835 inhabitants)
  13. San Francisco (- inhabitants)
  14. Tierra Blanca (- inhabitants)
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