Businesses in Playa del Carmen

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 23%
 Shopping: 18.8%
 Hotels & Travel: 13.6%
 Food: 6.2%
 Home Services: 5.9%
 Other: 32.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair944.20.4
Beauty salons944.50.4
Loan companies1242.80.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets15317.6 years4.10.7
Apartments1064.40.5
Real estate2964.31.4
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts1334.50.6
Hotels and motels48517.9 years4.42.3
Other accommodation60217.7 years4.42.8
Travel agencies1994.40.9
Health and medical1544.40.7
Bars, pubs and taverns31414.2 years4.41.5
Cafes1214.50.6
Italian restaurants1194.30.6
Mexican restaurants43615.1 years4.32.0
Seafood restaurants1144.30.5
Clothing stores19815.3 years4.30.9
Electronics stores1044.20.5
Hardware stores1254.20.6
Office supplies and stationery stores1283.90.6
Pharmacies and drug stores1024.10.5
Shopping other904.40.4
Area of Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo40.3 km²
Population213,148
Male Population111,249 (52.2%)
Female Population101,899 (47.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +1,507.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +153.4%
Median Age24.9
Male Median Age25.4
Female Median Age24.4
Area Codes346467499
NeighborhoodsCentro, Ejidal, Gonzalo Guerrero, Luis Donaldo Colosio, Playacar
Local TimeSaturday 1:42 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Weather26.6°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng20.6274° / -87.07987°
Postal Codes7771077712777137771777720More

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo - Map

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population13,26141,89984,122213,148
Population Density329.2 / km²1,040 / km²2,088 / km²5,290 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Playa del Carmen Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 153.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo+1,507.3%+408.7%+153.4%
Quintana Roo+282.2%+112.5%+52%
Mexico+108.7%+48.4%+23.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo Median Age

Median Age: 24.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo24.9 years24.4 years25.4 years
Quintana Roo25.4 years25.3 years25.4 years
Mexico26.2 years27 years25.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 512,22012,30724,527
5-99,6749,74419,418
10-147,8647,79815,662
15-199,8069,02318,830
20-2414,76213,72928,492
25-2915,25813,89629,155
30-3412,75911,47324,233
35-3910,2628,44018,703
40-446,8335,46312,297
45-494,4093,4397,848
50-542,9022,4345,337
55-591,9101,6903,601
60-641,1521,0782,231
65-697356141,349
70-74366371738
75-79193181375
80-8478104183
85 Plus65113178
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo Population Density

Population Density: 5,290 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo213,14840.3 km²5,290 / km²
Quintana Roo1.6 million44,825 km²35.4 / km²
Mexico126.8 million1,965,208 km²64.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1970 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Playa del Carmen
 Centro: 25.4%
 Gonzalo Guerrero: 15.9%
 Ejidal: 12.4%
 Luis Donaldo Colosio: 6.9%
 Playacar: 6.2%
 Other: 33.3%

Business distribution by price for Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo

 Inexpensive: 47.6%
 Moderate: 35.8%
 Expensive: 14.9%
 Very Expensive: 1.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo885,038 t4.15 t21,969 t/km²
Quintana Roo6,481,648 t4.09 t144.6 t/km²
Mexico496,865,013 t3.92 t252.8 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)885,038 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita4.15 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)21,969 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (7)
DroughtMedium (5)
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
1/11/157:49 PM449.7 km15,430 m12km NNE of Tulum, Mexicousgs.gov

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo

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Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Playa del Carmen
 Postal Code 77710: 54.2%
 Postal Code 77712: 16.9%
 Postal Code 77720: 14.6%
 Postal Code 77728: 5.3%
 Other: 8.9%

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