30,000 (1992 SIL).
Veracruz-Llave, Bay of Campeche, area inland between Lake Catemaco and San Juan point, towards Hueyapan and Acayucan towns; communities Soteapan, Amamaloya, Barosa, Buena Vista, Col Benito Juárez, Cuilonia, El Aguacate, Estrivera, Guadalupe Victoria, Horno de Cal, Kilómetro Diez, La Florida, La Magdalena, and Las Palmas.
None known. More similar to Zoque than to Mixe.
VOS; short words, affixes; nontonal.
Many children speak it. Some also use a Nahuatl language.
Latin script [Latn].