Arroyo Tomatal (Oaxaca)

Learn about small village of Arroyo Tomatal through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 83 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Arroyo Tomatal (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of Santa María Colotepec. There are 83 inhabitants and it is 77 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mazunte is 55 minutes away by car (54 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #30 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Arroyo Tomatal, 45% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Arroyo Tomatal? You can find it at 11.5 kilometers, in direction Northeast, from the town of Brisas de Zicatela, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Santa María Colotepec, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at East, at 18.0 kilometers. To enjoy the town of Arroyo Tomatal through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Arroyo Tomatal? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Arroyo Tomatal (Oaxaca)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of Arroyo Tomatal (Oaxaca) is 83 inhabitants

Population data in Arroyo Tomatal (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Arroyo Tomatal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Arroyo Tomatal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.911.11
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:10.84%17.54%
Illiterate population (men):3.61%11.11%
Illiterate population (women):7.23%23.33%
Schooling level:5.592.90
Schooling level (men):5.763.09
Schooling level (women):5.432.73
Indigenous culture data in Arroyo Tomatal:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:90.36%72.81%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Arroyo Tomatal, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Santa María Colotepec (statistics, pictures, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and housing data in Arroyo Tomatal:
Employed population over 12 years:37.35%20.18%
Employed population over 12 years (men):50.00%38.89%
Employed population over 12 years (women):24.39%3.33%
Number of inhabited private housings:1323
Homes with electricity:92.31%0.00%
Homes with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%86.36%
Homes with a radio:30.77%9.09%
Homes with a television:46.15%0.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:38.46%0.00%
Homes with a washing machine:7.69%0.00%
Homes with a car:15.38%13.64%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:69.23%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Arroyo Tomatal (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 Arroyo Tomatal

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Arroyo Tomatal, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Santa María Colotepec. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Arroyo Tomatal.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Arroyo Tomatal

Do you want to stay in Arroyo Tomatal? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Arroyo Tomatal:

#5 What to do in Arroyo Tomatal

A weekend in Arroyo Tomatal and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Arroyo Tomatal and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in Arroyo Tomatal for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Piedra Blanca (287 meters): 5.7 km walk (75 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro Palma Sola (675 meters): 9.0 km walk (139 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Grande (446 meters): 13.1 km walk (170 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro La Olla (934 meters): 15.0 km walk (224 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns near Arroyo Tomatal to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Mazunte (Oaxaca): Don't miss "Playa Bermejita​", 55 km, heading Southeast (54 minutes by car)
Other towns near Arroyo Tomatal:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

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#8 Other towns in the Municipality of Santa María Colotepec

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  2. Barrio La Cruz (84 inhabitants)
  3. Charco Seco (117 inhabitants)
  4. Corozalito (89 inhabitants)
  5. El Columpio (37 inhabitants)
  6. Emiliano Zapata (912 inhabitants)
  7. La Caoba (3 inhabitants)
  8. La Obscurana (138 inhabitants)
  9. La Quebradora (La Bomba) (215 inhabitants)
  10. Las Carretas (57 inhabitants)
  11. Loma Bonita (336 inhabitants)
  12. Los Naranjos (Los Naranjos Uno) (12 inhabitants)
  13. Los Vargas (44 inhabitants)
  14. Quebrantahueso (39 inhabitants)
  15. Valdeflores Segunda Sección (271 inhabitants)