The municipality covers a aurie o 45.9 km² at a elevation o 2,100 metres abuin sea level in the Sierra Madre del Sur. The climate is ceul, wi prevalent winds frae the north. Trees include guanacastle, aik, spiny cedar, mahogany an bean pod. Peach, oranger, lime, loquat, guava, bananae an cherry graw in the aurie. Wildlife include deer, teeger, coyote an tod, coral snake an iguana.
As o 2005, the municipality haed 94 hoosehaulds wi a total population o 439 o whilk 369 spoke a indigenous leid. Maist fowk engage in agricultur, raisin maize, sorghum, peanuts an ither crops lik beans, coffee an various fruits. Some raise raisin nowt, pigs or gaits. Huntin an fishin is practicit for hame consumption. Thare is some loggin activity.