Atecax (Puebla)

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The place of Atecax is inside the municipality of Xiutetelco (in the State of Puebla). There are 1,572 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #10 in terms of number of inhabitants. Atecax is at 2,784 meters of altitude.

Data: In Atecax, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 48% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Atecax? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Atecax is located at 11.6 kilometers from San Juan Xiutetelco, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Atecax.

#1 Where is Atecax? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Atecax (Puebla) is 1,572 inhabitants

Population data in Atecax (Puebla)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Atecax: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Atecax:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9923.07
Population coming from outside the State of Puebla:1.65%0.63%
Illiterate population:16.73%22.26%
Illiterate population (men):7.82%23.07%
Illiterate population (women):8.91%21.52%
Schooling level:4.473.45
Schooling level (men):4.523.40
Schooling level (women):4.433.49
Indigenous culture data in Atecax:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%1.26%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.06%0.91%
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 Atecax, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Puebla, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Atecax:
Employed population over 12 years:55.60%28.19%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.67%50.80%
Employed population over 12 years (women):50.69%7.49%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:320330
Homes with electricity:98.75%93.68%
Housing with piped water:98.44%36.06%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:49.69%98.14%
Dwellings with radio:55.62%42.75%
Housing with television:82.50%76.95%
Housing with refrigerator:40.94%10.78%
Housing with washing machine:16.56%1.86%
Housing with automobile:40.31%33.46%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.88%0.74%
Homes with landline telephone:1.25%9.67%
Dwellings with cellular phones:47.50%9.67%
Homes with Internet:22.19%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Atecax (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Puebla, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Atecax

With the satellite map of Atecax will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Xiutetelco. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Atecax.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Atecax

Many people want to stay in the town of Atecax itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

#5 Population pyramid of Atecax (Puebla)

In Atecax there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of Atecax, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze what the future of the population in this town will be like.

Population pyramid of Atecax
Data of the age pyramid of the town Atecax (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)131137268
Youth (6-14 years)221208429
Adults (15-59 years)410395805
Elderly (60+ years)373370

#6 Photos of Atecax

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#7 The Postal Code of Atecax (Puebla) is 73976

Are you going to send a letter to Atecax? Do you have a friend in Atecax and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Atecax consists of the following 5 digits: 73976. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Atecax ("73") correspond to the state code of Puebla, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Xiutetelco

  1. Atecax (1572 inhabitants)
  2. Cañada de Cozcuyucan (62 inhabitants)
  3. El Milagro (167 inhabitants)
  4. El Zapote (722 inhabitants)
  5. La Hacienda (130 inhabitants)
  6. Loma Bonita (223 inhabitants)
  7. Maxtaloya (282 inhabitants)
  8. San Antonio (1763 inhabitants)
  9. San Francisco (3536 inhabitants)
  10. San José (2016 inhabitants)
  11. Sección Primera Xiutetelco (48 inhabitants)
  12. Sección Segunda Xiutetelco (519 inhabitants)
  13. Tilca (San José) (21 inhabitants)
  14. Vista Hermosa (246 inhabitants)
  15. Xaltipan (5620 inhabitants)