Cerro Cruz (Oaxaca)

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The town of Cerro Cruz is located in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 184 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #16 of the whole municipality. Cerro Cruz is at 413 meters of altitude.

Data: In Cerro Cruz, there is a percentage of 96% of indigenous population and 82% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Cerro Cruz? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Cerro Cruz is located at 8.7 kilometers (in direction North) from the locality of Candelaria Loxicha, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. 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 Cerro Cruz.

Where is Cerro Cruz? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Cerro Cruz in Oaxaca? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Cerro Cruz.

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The population of Cerro Cruz (Oaxaca) is 184 inhabitants

Population data in Cerro Cruz (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cerro Cruz: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cerro Cruz:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8511.83
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.54%0.51%
Illiterate population:14.67%18.27%
Illiterate population (men):3.80%11.83%
Illiterate population (women):10.87%24.04%
Schooling level:53.78
Schooling level (men):5.64.29
Schooling level (women):4.543.41
Indigenous culture data in Cerro Cruz:
Percentage of indigenous population:96.20%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:73.91%81.73%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:5.98%21.83%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Cerro Cruz, 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 Cerro Cruz:
Employed population over 12 years:20.11%31.98%
Employed population over 12 years (men):35.23%48.39%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.25%17.31%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3838
Homes with electricity:86.84%79.41%
Housing with piped water:97.37%73.53%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:15.79%79.41%
Dwellings with radio:89.47%76.47%
Housing with television:44.74%26.47%
Housing with refrigerator:39.47%26.47%
Housing with washing machine:2.63%0.00%
Housing with automobile:5.26%2.94%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:2.63%5.88%
Dwellings with cellular phones:81.58%5.88%
Homes with Internet:2.63%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cerro Cruz (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 Cerro Cruz

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Cerro Cruz, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Cerro Cruz.

Population pyramid of Cerro Cruz (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Cerro Cruz by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Cerro Cruz there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Cerro Cruz
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cerro Cruz (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)151530
Youth (6-14 years)202646
Adults (15-59 years)524092
Elderly (60+ years)9716

Photos of Cerro Cruz

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Other towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha

  1. Barrio La Guadalupe (104 inhabitants)
  2. Barrio Nuevo (381 inhabitants)
  3. Cerro Cruz (184 inhabitants)
  4. Cuajinicuil (85 inhabitants)
  5. El Trapiche (91 inhabitants)
  6. Estrella del Sol (5 inhabitants)
  7. La Oaxaqueña (- inhabitants)
  8. Los Paredones (10 inhabitants)
  9. Nueva Luz (22 inhabitants)
  10. Pueblo Viejo (23 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Nuevo (- inhabitants)
  12. San Martín (- inhabitants)
  13. San Miguelito (5 inhabitants)
  14. San Salvador (26 inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Colorada (115 inhabitants)