9,170 in Mexico (2000 INALI). 2,500–3,000 located in Tlaxiaco (district head). 2,600 monolinguals (1990 census).
Oaxaca, San Juan Mixtepec, Tlaxiaco (district head); San Quintín valley, Baja California.
About 90% of the parents speak Mixtec with their children (2011 SIL). Home, friends, work. All ages. Also use Spanish [spa].
Latin script [Latn].