Candelaria la Unión (Oaxaca)

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All the information about this town of 467 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Candelaria la Unión is located in the Municipality of San Pablo Tijaltepec (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 467 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #3 of the whole municipality. Candelaria la Unión is at 2,481 meters of altitude.

Data: In Candelaria la Unión, 98% of the inhabitants are catholic and 10% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Candelaria la Unión is located at 2.3 kilometers (in direction Northwest) from the locality of El Porvenir, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (San Pablo Tijaltepec) it is at 4.3 kilometers in direction North. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of Candelaria la Unión.

Where is Candelaria la Unión? How to get there? Map

Online map of Candelaria la Unión (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 Candelaria la Unión (Oaxaca) is 467 inhabitants

Population data in Candelaria la Unión (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020258209467
2010189147336
2005209188397
Evolution of the population in Candelaria la Unión: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Candelaria la Unión:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.74.76
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.86%0.00%
Illiterate population:7.07%12.50%
Illiterate population (men):0.86%4.76%
Illiterate population (women):6.21%18.52%
Schooling level:7.295.88
Schooling level (men):8.296.98
Schooling level (women):6.525.05
Indigenous culture data in Candelaria la Unión:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:93.36%79.76%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:8.57%11.31%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Candelaria la Unión, 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 Candelaria la Unión:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:18.63%44.94%
Employed population over 12 years (men):40.19%50.34%
Employed population over 12 years (women):1.16%40.74%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:101147
Homes with electricity:92.08%91.30%
Housing with piped water:97.03%65.22%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:2.97%95.65%
Dwellings with radio:18.81%66.67%
Housing with television:22.77%34.78%
Housing with refrigerator:15.84%2.90%
Housing with washing machine:9.90%8.70%
Housing with automobile:20.79%24.64%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.95%1.45%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%5.80%
Dwellings with cellular phones:50.50%10.14%
Homes with Internet:25.74%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Candelaria la Unión (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 Candelaria la Unión

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Candelaria la Unión, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Pablo Tijaltepec. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Candelaria la Unión.


Population pyramid of Candelaria la Unión (Oaxaca)

In Candelaria la Unión 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 Candelaria la Unión, 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 Candelaria la Unión
Data of the age pyramid of the town Candelaria la Unión (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)192140
Youth (6-14 years)7159130
Adults (15-59 years)153112265
Elderly (60+ years)151732

Photos of Candelaria la Unión

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Other towns in the Municipality of San Pablo Tijaltepec

  1. Buena Vista la Paz (351 inhabitants)
  2. Candelaria la Unión (467 inhabitants)
  3. El Porvenir (505 inhabitants)
  4. Fortín Juárez (87 inhabitants)
  5. Guadalupe Victoria (259 inhabitants)
  6. Juquila Independencia (75 inhabitants)
  7. Llano de la Luz (1 inhabitants)
  8. San Cristóbal Linda Vista (124 inhabitants)
  9. San Isidro Allende (126 inhabitants)
  10. San Lucas Redención (164 inhabitants)
  11. San Pablo Tijaltepec (265 inhabitants)
  12. Santo Domingo del Progreso (150 inhabitants)
  13. Vista Hermosa (177 inhabitants)