El Encinal (Morelos)

We have collected many facts about the small village of El Encinal, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

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The town of El Encinal (Morelos) belongs to the municipality of Tetela del Volcán. There are 108 inhabitants and it is 2,121 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Tlayacapan is 50 minutes away by car (43 km). It is the most populated town in the position #8 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Encinal, 61% of the inhabitants are catholic and 47% 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 inside the municipality, you must know that El Encinal is located at 1.4 kilometers (in direction North) from the locality of Tetela del Volcán, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of El Encinal.

#1 Where is El Encinal? How to go? Map

Online map of El Encinal (Morelos) 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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#2 The population of El Encinal (Morelos) is 108 inhabitants

Population data in El Encinal (Morelos)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Encinal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Encinal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.690.00
Population coming from outside the State of Morelos:12.04%10.00%
Illiterate population:2.78%0.00%
Illiterate population (men):0.93%0.00%
Illiterate population (women):1.85%0.00%
Schooling level:8.437.81
Schooling level (men):8.267.88
Schooling level (women):8.587.75
Indigenous culture data in El Encinal:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
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 El Encinal, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Morelos, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Encinal:
Employed population over 12 years:46.30%30.00%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.82%52.17%
Employed population over 12 years (women):35.09%11.11%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3024
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:96.67%93.33%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:86.67%66.67%
Dwellings with radio:80.00%80.00%
Housing with television:86.67%73.33%
Housing with refrigerator:53.33%60.00%
Housing with washing machine:46.67%20.00%
Housing with automobile:30.00%26.67%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:16.67%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:3.33%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:76.67%80.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Encinal (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Morelos, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Encinal

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Encinal, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tetela del Volcán. You can search free satellite map (2024) of El Encinal.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Encinal

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of El Encinal, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to El Encinal so you can contact them.:

#5 What to do in El Encinal

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Encinal? The list of the best places to visit in El Encinal and nearby locations.
Mountains in El Encinal for hiking and trails:
  • La Cruz (2281 meters): 1.4 km walk (18 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Tlahuexca (2233 meters): 1.5 km walk (22 minutes), heading East.
  • Metepeczin (2137 meters): 1.4 km walk (25 minutes), heading West.
  • Palucán (2112 meters): 1.9 km walk (34 minutes), heading Southeast.
Magical Towns to visit when in El Encinal:
  • Tlayacapan (Morelos): Don't miss "Ex Convento de San Juan Bautista", 50 km, heading West (43 minutes by car)
  • Atlixco (Puebla): Don't miss "Centro Cultural el Carmen", 47 km, heading East (45 minutes by car)
Other towns near El Encinal:
  • Lomas Lindas (193 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Tecla (32 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the East (2 minutes by car)
  • Tetela del Volcán (12162 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the North (3 minutes by car)
  • Cacapola (54 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northeast (3 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 El Encinal (Morelos)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of El Encinal 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 El Encinal there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of El Encinal
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Encinal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6511
Youth (6-14 years)151227
Adults (15-59 years)343266
Elderly (60+ years)224

#7 Photos of El Encinal

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

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#8 The Postal Code of El Encinal (Morelos) is 62804

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Encinal 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: 62804. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Encinal ("62") correspond to the State of Morelos, 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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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Tetela del Volcán

  1. Cacapola (54 inhabitants)
  2. Cualetzxoca (- inhabitants)
  3. El Calabazo (4 inhabitants)
  4. El Capulín (1 inhabitants)
  5. El Malinal (29 inhabitants)
  6. Los Rodríguez (2 inhabitants)
  7. Parque de los Venados Huacaltepoxco (7 inhabitants)
  8. Potrero de los Bueyes (2 inhabitants)
  9. Potrero del Frijol (Temoaya) (1 inhabitants)
  10. San Miguel (17 inhabitants)
  11. San Sebastián (4 inhabitants)
  12. Tecla (32 inhabitants)
  13. Tetela del Volcán (12162 inhabitants)
  14. Tlalmimilulpan (San Pedro) (1965 inhabitants)
  15. Zacapechpa (Zacapezuca) (84 inhabitants)