El Gavillero (Oaxaca)

Learn about small village of El Gavillero through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 101 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of El Gavillero (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of San Felipe Tejalápam. There are 101 inhabitants and it is 1,678 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #19 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Gavillero, 37% of individuals have completed secondary education and 7% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of El Gavillero? You can find it at 3.8 kilometers, in direction Northwest, from the town of San Felipe Tejalápam, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of El Gavillero through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

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


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#2 The population of El Gavillero (Oaxaca) is 101 inhabitants

Population data in El Gavillero (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Gavillero: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Gavillero:
Fertility rate (children per woman):34.69
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:2.97%2.48%
Illiterate population:6.93%5.79%
Illiterate population (men):2.97%4.69%
Illiterate population (women):3.96%7.02%
Schooling level:7.297.01
Schooling level (men):7.837.69
Schooling level (women):6.836.36
Indigenous culture data in El Gavillero:
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 Gavillero, 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 housing data in El Gavillero:
Employed population over 12 years:54.46%31.40%
Employed population over 12 years (men):64.00%51.56%
Employed population over 12 years (women):45.10%8.77%
Number of inhabited private housings:2830
Homes with electricity:96.43%89.29%
Homes with piped water:78.57%46.43%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:21.43%96.43%
Homes with a radio:46.43%75.00%
Homes with a television:78.57%82.14%
Homes with a refrigerator:71.43%71.43%
Homes with a washing machine:25.00%35.71%
Homes with a car:21.43%25.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.14%10.71%
Homes with landline telephone:10.71%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:71.43%35.71%
Homes with Internet:17.86%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Gavillero (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 El Gavillero

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Gavillero, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Felipe Tejalápam. You can search free satellite map (2024) of El Gavillero.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Gavillero

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

#5 What to do in El Gavillero

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Gavillero? The list of the best places to visit in El Gavillero and nearby locations.
Mountains in El Gavillero for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Colorado (Mogote Colorado) (2077 meters): 6.4 km walk (109 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro La Cruz (1781 meters): 5.5 km walk (72 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro Jalapa (1947 meters): 6.9 km walk (101 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro El Algodón (2277 meters): 5.7 km walk (119 minutes), heading West.
Other towns near El Gavillero:
  • El Ocotito (10 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Los Paderones (69 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Southwest (1 minutes by car)
  • Río Manteca (64 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the North (1 minutes by car)
  • Barranca del Zaus (22 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (2 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 Gavillero (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of El Gavillero
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Gavillero (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5510
Youth (6-14 years)51015
Adults (15-59 years)302858
Elderly (60+ years)11718

#7 Pictures of El Gavillero

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  2. Cañada Rayo (21 inhabitants)
  3. El Chilar (349 inhabitants)
  4. El Copalito (275 inhabitants)
  5. El Gallego (23 inhabitants)
  6. El Gavillero (101 inhabitants)
  7. El Pipe (46 inhabitants)
  8. El Tecolote (271 inhabitants)
  9. El Sauz (418 inhabitants)
  10. Jalapa del Valle (548 inhabitants)
  11. La Fuente (11 inhabitants)
  12. La Nopalera (162 inhabitants)
  13. Llano el Coyote (177 inhabitants)
  14. Río Seco (132 inhabitants)
  15. San Felipe Tejalápam (2521 inhabitants)