Río Blanco (Oaxaca)

Learn about tiny town of Río Blanco through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 9 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Río Blanco (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of San Juan Tamazola. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #29 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Do you want to locate the town of Río Blanco? You can find it at 17.5 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Llano de la Canoa, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to San Juan Tamazola, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at East, at 15.9 kilometers. To enjoy the town of Río Blanco through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Río Blanco? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Río Blanco in Oaxaca? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Río Blanco.


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#2 The population of Río Blanco (Oaxaca) is 9 inhabitants

Population data in Río Blanco (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Río Blanco: Total   Men   Women

According to the 2010 official census, in the town there were 4 males and 6 females. The female/male ratio is 1.500, and the fertility rate is 5.67 children per woman. Of the total population, 10.00% comes from outside the State of Oaxaca. 30.00% of the population is illiterate (0.00% of men and 50.00% of women). The level of schooling is 3.78 (3.67 in men and 3.83 in women).

Indigenous culture in Río Blanco
100.00% of the population is indigenous, and 90.00% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 10.00% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in Río Blanco
20.00% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (50.00% of the men, and 0.00% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in Río Blanco
In Río Blanco there are 4 dwellings. 0.00% of the dwellings have electricity, 0.00% have piped water, 100.00% have toilet or restroom, 0.00% have a radio receiver, 0.00% a television, 0.00% a fridge, 0.00% a washing-machine, 0.00% a car or a van, 0.00% a personal computer, 0.00% a landline telephone, 0.00% mobile phone, and 0.00% Internet access.

#3 Satellite photo of Río Blanco

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Río Blanco, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Juan Tamazola. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Río Blanco.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Río Blanco

Many people want to stay in the town of Río Blanco itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

#5 What to do in Río Blanco

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Río Blanco? The list of the best places to visit in Río Blanco and nearby locations.
Mountains in Río Blanco for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Nube (2339 meters): 3.6 km walk (48 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Muralla (2408 meters): 4.1 km walk (74 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro El Infierno (2544 meters): 4.2 km walk (52 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro Golondrina (2571 meters): 5.3 km walk (109 minutes), heading North.
Other towns near Río Blanco:
  • Pueblo Viejo (9 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • San Juan Monte Flor (486 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Ladera de León (10 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the South (3 minutes by car)
  • Río Ocote (9 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the North (3 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Photos of Río Blanco

In order for you to enjoy nature around Río Blanco, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Río Blanco, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#9 Other towns in the Municipality of San Juan Tamazola

  1. Arroyo de Estaca (2 inhabitants)
  2. Cañada Tierra Blanca (2 inhabitants)
  3. Joya Grande (2 inhabitants)
  4. Joya Palo de Águila (- inhabitants)
  5. La Juquilita (10 inhabitants)
  6. Ladera de Encino Amarillo (32 inhabitants)
  7. Ladera de León (10 inhabitants)
  8. Loma Ardilla (1 inhabitants)
  9. Loma de Corral (3 inhabitants)
  10. Loma de Dolor (4 inhabitants)
  11. Monte Frío (296 inhabitants)
  12. Río de Sal (29 inhabitants)
  13. San Isidro Trementina (166 inhabitants)
  14. San Juan Monte Flor (486 inhabitants)
  15. San Juan Tamazola (250 inhabitants)