Candelaria Loxicha

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Candelaria Loxicha
Municipality and town
Candelaria Loxicha is located in Mexico
Candelaria Loxicha
Candelaria Loxicha
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 15°55′N 96°29′W / 15.917°N 96.483°W / 15.917; -96.483Coordinates: 15°55′N 96°29′W / 15.917°N 96.483°W / 15.917; -96.483
Country  Mexico
State Oaxaca
 • Total 86.8 km2 (33.5 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 8,686
Time zone Central Standard Time (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central Daylight Time (UTC-5)

Candelaria Loxicha is a town and municipality in Oaxaca in south-western Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 86.8 km². It is part of the Pochutla District in the east of the Costa Region.

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 8686.[1]


  1. ^ "Candelaria Loxicha". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved June 12, 2009.