Mezcales (Bahía de Banderas, Nayarit)

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The town of Mezcales is located in the Municipality of Bahía de Banderas (in the State of Nayarit). There are 24,309 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #2 of the whole municipality. Mezcales is at 10 meters of altitude.

Data: In Mezcales, 35% of the population over 12 years is single and 76% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Mezcales is located at 147.6 kilometers (in direction Northwest) from the locality of San José del Valle, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Valle de Banderas) it is at 6.9 kilometers in direction Northwest. 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 Mezcales.

Where is Mezcales? How to get there? Map

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The population of Mezcales (Nayarit) is 24,309 inhabitants

Population data in Mezcales (Bahía de Banderas, Nayarit)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Mezcales: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Mezcales:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.630.96
Population coming from outside the State of Nayarit:68.08%76.82%
Illiterate population:0.92%1.06%
Illiterate population (men):0.37%0.96%
Illiterate population (women):0.55%1.15%
Schooling level:11.5210.80
Schooling level (men):11.5310.81
Schooling level (women):11.5210.78
Indigenous culture data in Mezcales:
Percentage of indigenous population:2.39%2.50%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.98%1.18%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.03%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Mezcales, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Nayarit, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Mezcales:
Employed population over 12 years:56.35%46.21%
Employed population over 12 years (men):63.13%56.71%
Employed population over 12 years (women):49.58%35.58%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:7,4689,400
Homes with electricity:99.48%99.50%
Housing with piped water:99.49%96.94%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:99.38%99.51%
Dwellings with radio:67.39%76.66%
Housing with television:91.11%97.08%
Housing with refrigerator:95.74%94.71%
Housing with washing machine:81.39%76.77%
Housing with automobile:61.50%63.73%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:58.44%51.14%
Homes with landline telephone:47.78%41.45%
Dwellings with cellular phones:96.81%93.22%
Homes with Internet:75.71%37.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Mezcales (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Nayarit, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Mezcales

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Population pyramid of Mezcales (Nayarit)

In Mezcales 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 Mezcales, 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 Mezcales
Data of the age pyramid of the town Mezcales (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)1,2231,2862,509
Youth (6-14 years)1,9671,9413,908
Adults (15-59 years)8,1748,16516,339
Elderly (60+ years)8107431,553

Photos of Mezcales

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The Postal Code of Mezcales (Nayarit) is 63735

Are you going to send a letter to Mezcales? Do you have a friend in Mezcales and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Mezcales consists of the following 5 digits: 63735. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Mezcales ("63") correspond to the state code of Nayarit, 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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