El Lagartillo

We have collected many facts about the medium-sized town of El Lagartillo, as well as pictures, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 217 inhabitants of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave.

The town of El Lagartillo belongs to the municipality of Carrillo Puerto (State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave). There are 217 inhabitants and it is 261 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Córdoba is 67 minutes away by car (47 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #38 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Lagartillo, 33% of the population over 12 years is single and 2% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of El Lagartillo? You can find it at 7.4 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Loma Angosta, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Tamarindo, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at Southesast, at 6.2 kilometers. To enjoy the town of El Lagartillo through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

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


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#2 The population of El Lagartillo (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 217 inhabitants

Population data in El Lagartillo
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Lagartillo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Lagartillo:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.820.29
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:0.00%0.72%
Illiterate population:20.74%20.86%
Illiterate population (men):8.76%20.29%
Illiterate population (women):11.98%21.43%
Schooling level:4.853.03
Schooling level (men):4.832.65
Schooling level (women):4.873.40
Indigenous culture data in El Lagartillo:
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 Lagartillo, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in El Lagartillo:
Employed population over 12 years:35.02%33.81%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.67%63.77%
Employed population over 12 years (women):3.67%4.29%
Number of inhabited private housings:5638
Homes with electricity:92.86%87.88%
Homes with piped water:96.43%90.91%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:69.64%45.45%
Homes with a radio:33.93%69.70%
Homes with a television:75.00%87.88%
Homes with a refrigerator:78.57%57.58%
Homes with a washing machine:30.36%15.15%
Homes with a car:23.21%15.15%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.79%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:60.71%57.58%
Homes with Internet:1.79%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Lagartillo (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Lagartillo

With the satellite map of El Lagartillo will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Carrillo Puerto. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Lagartillo.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Lagartillo

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

#5 What to do in El Lagartillo

A weekend in El Lagartillo and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in El Lagartillo and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Magical Towns near El Lagartillo to discover the Mexican culture:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of El Lagartillo?:
  • Trinidad Sánchez Santos (317 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Southwest (1 minutes by car)
  • Rancho el Saltillo (131 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (2 minutes by car)
  • Los Canutos (403 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (3 minutes by car)
  • Mata Grande (248 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the West (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 El Lagartillo (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

In El Lagartillo 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 El Lagartillo, 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 El Lagartillo
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Lagartillo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)81119
Youth (6-14 years)221436
Adults (15-59 years)6473137
Elderly (60+ years)151025

#7 Pictures of El Lagartillo

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of El Lagartillo? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like El Lagartillo.

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  15. Trinidad Sánchez Santos (317 inhabitants)