Agua Peñafiel (Oaxaca)

Learn about small village of Agua Peñafiel through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 197 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Agua Peñafiel is located in the Municipality of Santa Cruz Acatepec (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 197 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #3 of the ranking. Agua Peñafiel is at 1,633 meters of altitude.

Data: In Agua Peñafiel, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 75% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Agua Peñafiel? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Agua Peñafiel? You can find it at 1.1 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Santa Cruz Acatepec, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Agua Peñafiel location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

#1 Where is Agua Peñafiel? How to get there? Map

Location map of Agua Peñafiel in Oaxaca: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Agua Peñafiel, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Agua Peñafiel (Oaxaca) is 197 inhabitants

Population data in Agua Peñafiel (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Agua Peñafiel: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Agua Peñafiel:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8425.71
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:3.55%5.13%
Illiterate population:17.77%26.92%
Illiterate population (men):7.11%25.71%
Illiterate population (women):10.66%27.91%
Schooling level:5.834.88
Schooling level (men):5.814.96
Schooling level (women):5.854.81
Indigenous culture data in Agua Peñafiel:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:76.65%82.05%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:10.66%26.92%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Agua Peñafiel, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Agua Peñafiel:
Employed population over 12 years:30.46%34.62%
Employed population over 12 years (men):54.64%57.14%
Employed population over 12 years (women):7.00%16.28%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:5523
Homes with electricity:98.18%68.42%
Housing with piped water:100.00%36.84%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:41.82%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:50.91%31.58%
Housing with television:50.91%21.05%
Housing with refrigerator:10.91%5.26%
Housing with washing machine:1.82%0.00%
Housing with automobile:1.82%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%5.26%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%10.53%
Dwellings with cellular phones:74.55%15.79%
Homes with Internet:1.82%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Agua Peñafiel (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Agua Peñafiel

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Agua Peñafiel, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Santa Cruz Acatepec. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Agua Peñafiel.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Agua Peñafiel

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#5 Population pyramid of Agua Peñafiel (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Agua Peñafiel by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Agua Peñafiel there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Agua Peñafiel
Data of the age pyramid of the town Agua Peñafiel (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)121426
Youth (6-14 years)141933
Adults (15-59 years)6055115
Elderly (60+ years)14923

#6 Photos of Agua Peñafiel

In order for you to enjoy nature around Agua Peñafiel, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Agua Peñafiel, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#9 Other towns in the Municipality of Santa Cruz Acatepec

  1. Agua Peñafiel (197 inhabitants)
  2. El Porvenir (9 inhabitants)
  3. Piedra Tendida (567 inhabitants)
  4. Santa Cruz Acatepec (872 inhabitants)