Location in Mexico
|Coordinates: 17°10′N 92°20′W|
|• Total||62.7 sq mi (162.3 km2)|
As of 2010, the city of Yajalón had a population of 16,622. Other than the city of Yajalón, the municipality had 247 localities, the largest of which (with 2010 populations in parentheses) were: Amado Nervo (1,362), and Lázaro Cárdenas (1,151), classified as rural.