El Mirador (Oaxaca)

The most complete information about the tiny town of El Mirador (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 5 inhabitants?

The town of El Mirador (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha. There are 5 inhabitants and it is 1,249 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mazunte is 65 minutes away by car (46 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #47 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

The town of El Mirador is located at 5.4 kilometers from Candelaria Loxicha, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Mirador.

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

Online map of El Mirador in Oaxaca, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of El Mirador (Oaxaca) is 5 inhabitants

Population data in El Mirador (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Mirador: Total   Men   Women

According to the 2010 official census, in the town there were 9 males and 9 females. The female/male ratio is 1.000, and the fertility rate is 2.14 children per woman. Of the total population, 0.00% comes from outside the State of Oaxaca. 27.78% of the population is illiterate (22.22% of men and 33.33% of women). The level of schooling is 4.58 (4.67 in men and 4.50 in women).

Indigenous culture in El Mirador
55.56% of the population is indigenous, and 55.56% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 0.00% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in El Mirador
44.44% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (55.56% of the men, and 33.33% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in El Mirador
In El Mirador there are 4 dwellings. 100.00% of the dwellings have electricity, 66.67% have piped water, 66.67% have toilet or restroom, 100.00% have a radio receiver, 33.33% a television, 33.33% a fridge, 33.33% a washing-machine, 33.33% a car or a van, 33.33% a personal computer, 0.00% a landline telephone, 33.33% mobile phone, and 0.00% Internet access.

#3 Satellite photo of El Mirador

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Mirador

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

#5 What to do in El Mirador

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Mirador? The list of the best places to visit in El Mirador and nearby locations.
Mountains in El Mirador for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Palma (1959 meters): 4.3 km walk (61 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro El Perico (2049 meters): 6.3 km walk (102 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro Las Nubes (824 meters): 6.8 km walk (113 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro El Gavilán (2080 meters): 8.7 km walk (168 minutes), heading Northwest.
Magical Towns near El Mirador to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Mazunte (Oaxaca): Don't miss "Playa Rinconcito", 65 km, heading South (46 minutes by car)
Other towns near El Mirador:
  • Santiago la Galera (401 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the East (2 minutes by car)
  • Pueblo Viejo (23 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Tierra Colorada (14 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (4 minutes by car)
  • Loma Canela (254 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northeast (5 minutes by car)
  • San Isidro del Camino (260 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the South (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Photos of El Mirador

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of El Mirador? 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 photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like El Mirador.

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#9 Other towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha

  1. Barrio Nuevo Valencia (159 inhabitants)
  2. Los Caulote (352 inhabitants)
  3. El Mirador (5 inhabitants)
  4. La Oaxaqueña (- inhabitants)
  5. Playa Azul (- inhabitants)
  6. Rancho Escondido (4 inhabitants)
  7. Rancho San Pedro (7 inhabitants)
  8. Río Candelaria (232 inhabitants)
  9. Río los Peces (163 inhabitants)
  10. Río Molino II (22 inhabitants)
  11. San Lorenzo (18 inhabitants)
  12. San Martín Ondinas (312 inhabitants)
  13. San Salvador (26 inhabitants)
  14. Taraguntín (- inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Blanca (Corozal) (152 inhabitants)