80,000 (1982 SIL).
Central north Veracruz-Llave, Gulf of Mexico, from mouth, Cazonas river, along coast to La Guadalupe, then inland south past Paso del Correro, inland north past Tihuatlan; Puebla, very small border area west of Pozo Rico.
None known. 40% intelligibility of Highland Totonac [tos] (most similar).
SVO; long words, affixes, clitics; nontonal.
Latin script [Latn].
Traditional religion, Christian.