Otavalo Canton

Otavalo Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in Imbabura Province. Its capital is the city of Otavalo. The Canton's population in the 2010 census was 104,874 compared to 90,188 in the 2001 census.[1] Its area is 500 square kilometres (190 sq mi). Indigenous people, especially the Otavalo people, make up 57 percent of the total population.

Otavalo Canton
Flag of Otavalo Canton
Official seal of Otavalo Canton
Location of Imbabura Province in Ecuador.
Location of Imbabura Province in Ecuador.
Cantons of Imbabura Province
Cantons of Imbabura Province
Coordinates: 0°14′N 78°16′W / 0.233°N 78.267°W / 0.233; -78.267
Country Ecuador
ProvinceImbabura Province
8,300 ft (2,530 m)
 • Total104,874
Time zoneUTC−5 (ECT)


Ethnic groups as of the Ecuadorian census of 2010:[2]


  1. ^ "Resultados del Censo, 2010", http://www.ecuadorencifras.gob.ec/resultados/, accessed 12 May 2017
  2. ^ "Resultados".