Maps, photos and statistics of Changata, a beautiful large village of 3,226 inhabitants of the State of Guerrero

The town of Changata belongs to the municipality of Ajuchitlán del Progreso (State of Guerrero). There are 3,226 inhabitants and it is 261 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #3 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Changata, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 68% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Changata? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Changata? You can find it at 15.6 kilometers, in direction Southwest, from the town of Ajuchitlán del Progreso, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Changata through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Changata? How to go? Map

Map to know how to get to Changata (Guerrero) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Changata, which has the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Changata (Guerrero) is 3,226 inhabitants

Population data in Changata
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Changata: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Changata:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0610.19
Population coming from outside the State of Guerrero:3.32%1.92%
Illiterate population:11.50%14.02%
Illiterate population (men):4.65%10.19%
Illiterate population (women):6.85%17.73%
Schooling level:6.755.34
Schooling level (men):6.965.78
Schooling level (women):6.544.94
Indigenous culture data in Changata:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.50%0.29%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.19%0.13%
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 Changata, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guerrero, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Ajuchitlán del Progreso (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Changata:
Employed population over 12 years:39.77%27.44%
Employed population over 12 years (men):53.87%45.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):25.89%10.40%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:775867
Homes with electricity:98.19%96.63%
Housing with piped water:94.32%0.15%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:82.06%60.12%
Dwellings with radio:40.77%60.12%
Housing with television:75.74%85.58%
Housing with refrigerator:85.29%76.84%
Housing with washing machine:34.32%20.55%
Housing with automobile:14.45%14.42%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.81%2.61%
Homes with landline telephone:28.00%33.59%
Dwellings with cellular phones:67.74%9.36%
Homes with Internet:23.10%0.61%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Changata (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guerrero, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Changata

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Changata, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Ajuchitlán del Progreso. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Changata.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Changata

Do you want to stay in Changata? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Changata:

#5 What to do in Changata

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Changata? The list of the best places to visit in Changata and nearby locations.
Mountains in Changata for hiking and trails:
  • Loma La Cruz (303 meters): 1.8 km walk (29 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro El Guayabo (618 meters): 2.7 km walk (55 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Mesa El Cirián (614 meters): 2.9 km walk (38 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Lomita Pedregosa (306 meters): 4.2 km walk (73 minutes), heading North.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Changata?
  • El Timbre (38 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (3 minutes by car)
  • Morelita (1239 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (4 minutes by car)
  • Sinahua (1416 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Barrio San Judas (56 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northwest (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of Changata (Guerrero)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Changata by age and gender, 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 Changata there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Changata
Data of the age pyramid of the town Changata (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)205218423
Youth (6-14 years)317315632
Adults (15-59 years)9088881,796
Elderly (60+ years)196179375

#7 Photos of Changata

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Changata (Guerrero) is 40731

Are you going to send a letter to Changata? Do you have a friend in Changata and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Changata consists of the following 5 digits: 40731. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Changata ("40") correspond to the state code of Guerrero, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

#9 Vote for Changata as the most beautiful town in Mexico

Do you like Changata or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for Changata to let everyone know about it. Use these stars ("0" you don't like it much, "5" you like it a lot) to rate it with your opinion.

Average Rating: 4.2/5
(considering 9 votes)

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#14 Other towns in the Municipality of Ajuchitlán del Progreso

  1. El Arroyo (19 inhabitants)
  2. El Comedor del Crucero (7 inhabitants)
  3. El Espíritu Santo (54 inhabitants)
  4. El Horcón (23 inhabitants)
  5. La Cañita (- inhabitants)
  6. La Llave (- inhabitants)
  7. Las Mesas del Guayabo (Las Mesas) (97 inhabitants)
  8. Lomas del Cuero (- inhabitants)
  9. Los Fabianes (128 inhabitants)
  10. Paso Ancho (33 inhabitants)
  11. San Bartolo (534 inhabitants)
  12. San Marcos (361 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Ana del Águila (680 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Rosa de Lima (871 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Rosa Primera (Santa Rosa Oriente) (209 inhabitants)