Candelaria Loxicha

Maps, photos and statistics of Candelaria Loxicha, a beautiful large village of 2,324 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Candelaria Loxicha belongs to the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha (State of Oaxaca). There are 2,324 inhabitants and it is 453 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #1 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Data: In Candelaria Loxicha, 24% of individuals have completed secondary education and 18% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

#1 Where is Candelaria Loxicha? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Candelaria Loxicha (Oaxaca) is 2,324 inhabitants

Population data in Candelaria Loxicha
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Candelaria Loxicha: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Candelaria Loxicha:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.476.67
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.76%1.11%
Illiterate population:9.68%11.53%
Illiterate population (men):2.58%6.67%
Illiterate population (women):7.10%15.74%
Schooling level:7.76.77
Schooling level (men):8.317.53
Schooling level (women):7.26.14
Indigenous culture data in Candelaria Loxicha:
Percentage of indigenous population:68.98%68.82%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:36.27%39.14%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.12%1.21%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Candelaria Loxicha, 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 Loxicha:
Employed population over 12 years:35.24%36.05%
Employed population over 12 years (men):46.17%50.62%
Employed population over 12 years (women):25.49%23.47%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:546600
Homes with electricity:97.62%98.04%
Housing with piped water:97.44%84.75%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:80.40%98.47%
Dwellings with radio:63.37%75.16%
Housing with television:58.24%69.06%
Housing with refrigerator:62.45%53.16%
Housing with washing machine:26.37%20.70%
Housing with automobile:15.57%15.25%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:18.32%13.51%
Homes with landline telephone:3.11%18.30%
Dwellings with cellular phones:90.11%9.37%
Homes with Internet:8.06%2.61%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Candelaria Loxicha (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 Candelaria Loxicha

With the satellite map of Candelaria Loxicha 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 Candelaria Loxicha. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Candelaria Loxicha.

#4 Population pyramid of Candelaria Loxicha (Oaxaca)

In Candelaria Loxicha 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 Loxicha, 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 Loxicha
Data of the age pyramid of the town Candelaria Loxicha (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)160164324
Youth (6-14 years)221240461
Adults (15-59 years)7085611,269
Elderly (60+ years)139131270

#5 Photos of Candelaria Loxicha

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

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#6 The Postal Code of Candelaria Loxicha (Oaxaca) is 70950

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Candelaria Loxicha so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 70950. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Candelaria Loxicha ("70") correspond to the State of Oaxaca, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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#13 Other towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha

  1. Azulillo (177 inhabitants)
  2. Barrio La Esperanza (237 inhabitants)
  3. Cuajinicuil (85 inhabitants)
  4. El Perdiz (1 inhabitants)
  5. El Trapiche (91 inhabitants)
  6. Estrella del Sol (5 inhabitants)
  7. La Finca (108 inhabitants)
  8. La Galerita (78 inhabitants)
  9. La Oaxaqueña (- inhabitants)
  10. Pueblo Viejo (23 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho San Pedro (7 inhabitants)
  12. San Gabriel (2 inhabitants)
  13. San Lorenzo (18 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Rita (- inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Colorada (14 inhabitants)