El Ocotillo (Puebla)

Learn about small village of El Ocotillo through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 21 inhabitants of the State of Puebla

The town of El Ocotillo (Puebla) belongs to the municipality of Acateno. There are 21 inhabitants and it is 263 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Ciudad de Cuetzalan is 59 minutes away by car (45 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #46 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Ocotillo, 29% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of El Ocotillo is located at 3.7 kilometers from San José Acateno, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Ocotillo.

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

What is the route to get to El Ocotillo (Puebla)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of El Ocotillo (Puebla) is 21 inhabitants

Population data in El Ocotillo (Puebla)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Ocotillo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Ocotillo:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.3325.00
Population coming from outside the State of Puebla:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.52%26.67%
Illiterate population (men):9.52%25.00%
Illiterate population (women):0.00%28.57%
Schooling level:6.715.64
Schooling level (men):6.56.50
Schooling level (women):74.60
Indigenous culture data in El Ocotillo:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%66.67%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%20.00%
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 Ocotillo, 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 El Ocotillo:
Employed population over 12 years:47.62%26.67%
Employed population over 12 years (men):42.86%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):57.14%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:44
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%25.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:75.00%75.00%
Housing with television:75.00%75.00%
Housing with refrigerator:50.00%75.00%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:0.00%25.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:75.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Ocotillo (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Puebla, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Ocotillo

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Ocotillo

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

#5 What to do in El Ocotillo

Want to know what to see in El Ocotillo if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy El Ocotillo.
Mountains in El Ocotillo for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Acateno (279 meters): 4.8 km walk (78 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Guadalupe (362 meters): 8.1 km walk (104 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Montecelli (408 meters): 9.2 km walk (167 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Tepalcatzin (357 meters): 8.2 km walk (123 minutes), heading Southeast.
Magical Towns near El Ocotillo to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near El Ocotillo:
  • Rancho Nuevo (48 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the South (2 minutes by car)
  • El Aguacate (21 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • Dos Caminos (114 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the South (4 minutes by car)
  • La Purísima (19 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southwest (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 Ocotillo (Puebla)

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

Population pyramid of El Ocotillo
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Ocotillo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)123
Youth (6-14 years)044
Adults (15-59 years)5712
Elderly (60+ years)112

#7 Photos of El Ocotillo

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#8 The Postal Code of El Ocotillo (Puebla) is 73598

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Ocotillo 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: 73598. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Ocotillo ("73") correspond to the State of Puebla, 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 Acateno

  1. Arroyo Blanco (179 inhabitants)
  2. Bienvenido (La Pileta) (45 inhabitants)
  3. Chichicazapan (63 inhabitants)
  4. Cojolites (221 inhabitants)
  5. Dos Arroyos (17 inhabitants)
  6. El Guayabal (82 inhabitants)
  7. La Cantina (74 inhabitants)
  8. La Nueva Esperanza (Plácido Ríos) (223 inhabitants)
  9. La Reforma (4 inhabitants)
  10. Palmartepec (Cerro de Palmartepec) (269 inhabitants)
  11. Palo Gacho (166 inhabitants)
  12. Solteros (7 inhabitants)
  13. Tierra Nueva (Ejido de San José Acateno) (440 inhabitants)
  14. Topila (45 inhabitants)
  15. Zonquimixtla (38 inhabitants)