San Juan Guelavia
|San Juan Guelavia|
|Municipality and town|
|• Total||17.86 km2 (6.90 sq mi)|
|Time zone||Central Standard Time (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||Central Daylight Time (UTC-5)|
San Juan Guelavia is a town and municipality in Oaxaca in south-western Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 17.86 km². It is part of the Tlacolula District in the east of the Valles Centrales Region.
As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 2,940.
Guelavia's 16th-century church is notable for a large number of colonial-era santos, statues of Roman Catholic saints.
- "San Juan Guelavia". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved June 12, 2009.
- Santos in Oaxaca's Ancient Churches: San Juan Guelavia. Retrieved 2012-04-13.
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