Coyay (Puebla)

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So you will learn about this incredible town of 675 inhabitants of Puebla.

The town of Coyay is located in the Municipality of Hermenegildo Galeana (in the State of Puebla). There are 675 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #2 in terms of number of inhabitants. Coyay is at 804 meters of altitude.

Data: In Coyay, 92% of the inhabitants are catholic and 17% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Coyay is located at 4.4 kilometers from Bienvenido, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Coyay.

Where is Coyay? How to get there? Map

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


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The population of Coyay (Puebla) is 675 inhabitants

Population data in Coyay (Puebla)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020344331675
2010380389769
2005376394770
Evolution of the population in Coyay: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Coyay:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.719.25
Population coming from outside the State of Puebla:0.30%1.17%
Illiterate population:16.89%13.26%
Illiterate population (men):7.41%9.25%
Illiterate population (women):9.48%17.37%
Schooling level:6.255.39
Schooling level (men):6.325.65
Schooling level (women):6.195.16
Indigenous culture data in Coyay:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:95.56%98.96%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:75.26%77.24%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:7.41%4.42%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Coyay, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Puebla, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Coyay:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:63.11%25.62%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.77%45.24%
Employed population over 12 years (women):59.59%5.53%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:181187
Homes with electricity:97.24%93.83%
Housing with piped water:97.24%92.59%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:95.03%95.06%
Dwellings with radio:37.57%50.62%
Housing with television:58.56%63.58%
Housing with refrigerator:30.39%20.37%
Housing with washing machine:17.13%6.79%
Housing with automobile:3.87%4.32%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.42%3.09%
Homes with landline telephone:19.34%13.58%
Dwellings with cellular phones:30.94%1.85%
Homes with Internet:6.63%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Coyay (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Puebla, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Coyay

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Coyay, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Hermenegildo Galeana. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Coyay.


Population pyramid of Coyay (Puebla)

In Coyay 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 Coyay, 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 Coyay
Data of the age pyramid of the town Coyay (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)274471
Youth (6-14 years)8063143
Adults (15-59 years)198187385
Elderly (60+ years)393776

Photos of Coyay

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Other towns in the Municipality of Hermenegildo Galeana

  1. Agua Zarca (177 inhabitants)
  2. Bienvenido (1012 inhabitants)
  3. Cacatzala (416 inhabitants)
  4. Calpopoco (31 inhabitants)
  5. Calpuhuán (100 inhabitants)
  6. Caltucu (- inhabitants)
  7. Cerro de Zaragoza (200 inhabitants)
  8. Cuanixtepec (309 inhabitants)
  9. El Cucú (- inhabitants)
  10. El Zun (7 inhabitants)
  11. Francisco Osorno (646 inhabitants)
  12. Ignacio Ramírez (609 inhabitants)
  13. La China (82 inhabitants)
  14. La Fábrica (119 inhabitants)
  15. Tampatapo (123 inhabitants)