Quila (Quila el Grande)

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The town of Quila (Quila el Grande) belongs to the municipality of Tecolotlán (State of Jalisco). There are 1,063 inhabitants and it is 1,918 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Cocula is 45 minutes away by car (38 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #4 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Quila (Quila el Grande), 82% of the inhabitants are catholic and 87% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Quila (Quila el Grande) is located at 17.3 kilometers from Tecolotlán, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Quila (Quila el Grande).

#1 Where is Quila (Quila el Grande)? How to go? Map

Location map of Quila (Quila el Grande) in Jalisco: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Quila (Quila el Grande), which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Quila (Quila el Grande) (Jalisco) is 1,063 inhabitants

Population data in Quila (Quila el Grande)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Quila (Quila el Grande): Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Quila (Quila el Grande):
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.986.70
Population coming from outside the State of Jalisco:2.26%1.14%
Illiterate population:5.93%6.43%
Illiterate population (men):3.48%6.70%
Illiterate population (women):2.45%6.17%
Schooling level:7.146.25
Schooling level (men):6.815.89
Schooling level (women):7.436.59
Indigenous culture data in Quila (Quila el Grande):
Percentage of indigenous population:0.75%0.19%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.56%0.09%
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 Quila (Quila el Grande), compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Jalisco, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Quila (Quila el Grande):
Employed population over 12 years:44.50%31.32%
Employed population over 12 years (men):62.38%54.02%
Employed population over 12 years (women):27.82%9.16%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:366610
Homes with electricity:99.73%99.05%
Housing with piped water:100.00%99.05%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:98.36%94.32%
Dwellings with radio:76.23%77.92%
Housing with television:94.54%96.53%
Housing with refrigerator:97.27%90.85%
Housing with washing machine:87.16%74.13%
Housing with automobile:71.04%59.94%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:17.49%14.51%
Homes with landline telephone:20.49%52.05%
Dwellings with cellular phones:84.43%9.15%
Homes with Internet:12.57%4.73%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Quila (Quila el Grande) (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Jalisco, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Quila (Quila el Grande)

With the satellite map of Quila (Quila el Grande) 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 Tecolotlán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Quila (Quila el Grande).

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Quila (Quila el Grande)

Do you want to stay in Quila (Quila el Grande)? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Quila (Quila el Grande):

#5 What to do in Quila (Quila el Grande)

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Quila (Quila el Grande)? The list of the best places to visit in Quila (Quila el Grande) and nearby locations.
The best mountains in Quila (Quila el Grande) for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Mesa Colorada (2119 meters): 5.2 km walk (80 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro el Huehuento (2507 meters): 9.9 km walk (128 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • La Sombrilla (2112 meters): 18.3 km walk (255 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro La Cruz (1719 meters): 17.3 km walk (247 minutes), heading East.
Magical Towns near Quila (Quila el Grande) to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Cocula (Jalisco): Don't miss "Ex Hacienda La Sauceda", 45 km, heading East (38 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Quila (Quila el Grande)?
  • La Lobera (10 inhabitants): Located 8 km to the East (9 minutes by car)
  • La Lobera (9 inhabitants): Located 9 km to the East (10 minutes by car)
  • El Zarco (15 inhabitants): Located 9 km to the West (9 minutes by car)
  • Mesa del Cobre (44 inhabitants): Located 11 km to the East (13 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of Quila (Quila el Grande) (Jalisco)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Quila (Quila el Grande) by age and gender, 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 Quila (Quila el Grande) there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Quila (Quila el Grande)
Data of the age pyramid of the town Quila (Quila el Grande) (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)353772
Youth (6-14 years)7770147
Adults (15-59 years)295273568
Elderly (60+ years)143133276

#7 Photos of Quila (Quila el Grande)

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Tecolotlán

  1. Ambrosio (102 inhabitants)
  2. Arroyo Hondo (- inhabitants)
  3. El Colorado (6 inhabitants)
  4. El Progreso (1 inhabitants)
  5. El Relicario (Caleras) (- inhabitants)
  6. El Salitre (La Salitrera) (3 inhabitants)
  7. La Casita de Paja (- inhabitants)
  8. La Lobera (10 inhabitants)
  9. La Tuna Blanca (El Rancho de Camacho) (- inhabitants)
  10. Las Calaveras (Ejido Tenextitlán) (277 inhabitants)
  11. Lindavista (Las Plazuelas) (33 inhabitants)
  12. Los Cajones (1 inhabitants)
  13. Los Cuartos (101 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Martha (5 inhabitants)
  15. Tecolotlán (9668 inhabitants)