Calihualá (Oaxaca)

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The town of Calihualá is located in the Municipality of Calihualá (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 607 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #1 of the whole municipality. Calihualá is at 1,311 meters of altitude.

Data: In Calihualá, 29% of the population over 12 years is single and 3% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Where is Calihualá? How to get there? Map

Online map of Calihualá (Oaxaca) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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The population of Calihualá (Oaxaca) is 607 inhabitants

Population data in Calihualá (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020314293607
2010333310643
2005250228478
Evolution of the population in Calihualá: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Calihualá:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.066.77
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:3.13%4.04%
Illiterate population:9.56%9.33%
Illiterate population (men):3.62%6.77%
Illiterate population (women):5.93%11.71%
Schooling level:6.85.79
Schooling level (men):7.116.32
Schooling level (women):6.525.28
Indigenous culture data in Calihualá:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:19.11%16.95%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:12.69%14.00%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.49%0.31%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Calihualá, 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 Calihualá:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:33.11%15.24%
Employed population over 12 years (men):44.37%21.94%
Employed population over 12 years (women):22.61%9.01%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:156239
Homes with electricity:97.44%99.30%
Housing with piped water:100.00%97.89%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:80.77%93.66%
Dwellings with radio:30.77%45.77%
Housing with television:73.72%84.51%
Housing with refrigerator:78.85%76.06%
Housing with washing machine:58.33%54.23%
Housing with automobile:26.92%16.90%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.41%5.63%
Homes with landline telephone:48.72%43.66%
Dwellings with cellular phones:26.28%0.70%
Homes with Internet:3.21%0.70%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Calihualá (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Calihualá

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Population pyramid of Calihualá (Oaxaca)

In Calihualá 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 Calihualá, 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 Calihualá
Data of the age pyramid of the town Calihualá (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)284371
Youth (6-14 years)6956125
Adults (15-59 years)157144301
Elderly (60+ years)6050110

Photos of Calihualá

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The Postal Code of Calihualá (Oaxaca) is 69450

Are you going to send a letter to Calihualá? Do you have a friend in Calihualá and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Calihualá consists of the following 5 digits: 69450. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Calihualá ("69") correspond to the state code of Oaxaca, 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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Other towns in the Municipality of Calihualá

  1. Calihualá (607 inhabitants)
  2. El Calvario (138 inhabitants)
  3. La Raya (45 inhabitants)
  4. San Antonio o las Mesas (505 inhabitants)
  5. San José Sabinillo (107 inhabitants)