El Paraíso (Santa María Tonameca, Oaxaca)

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The town of El Paraíso is located in the Municipality of Santa María Tonameca (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 115 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #33 of the ranking. El Paraíso is at 178 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Paraíso, 30% of individuals have completed secondary education and 5% 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 Paraíso? You can find it at 28.2 kilometers, in direction Southwest, from the town of San Francisco Cozoaltepec, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Santa María Tonameca, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at Southwest, at 8.7 kilometers. To enjoy the El Paraíso location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is El Paraíso? How to get there? Map

What is the route to get to El Paraíso (Oaxaca)? 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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The population of El Paraíso (Oaxaca) is 115 inhabitants

Population data in El Paraíso (Santa María Tonameca, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20205659115
2010108112220
200511096206
Evolution of the population in El Paraíso: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Paraíso:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.88.93
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:24.35%15.00%
Illiterate population (men):11.30%8.93%
Illiterate population (women):13.04%21.30%
Schooling level:5.074.51
Schooling level (men):5.594.85
Schooling level (women):4.554.17
Indigenous culture data in El Paraíso:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:86.09%96.82%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:61.74%74.55%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.87%4.09%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Paraíso, 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 dwelling data in El Paraíso:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:40.87%24.09%
Employed population over 12 years (men):69.49%40.18%
Employed population over 12 years (women):10.71%7.41%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4050
Homes with electricity:95.00%78.95%
Housing with piped water:90.00%63.16%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:52.50%97.37%
Dwellings with radio:25.00%68.42%
Housing with television:37.50%39.47%
Housing with refrigerator:52.50%39.47%
Housing with washing machine:25.00%15.79%
Housing with automobile:5.00%10.53%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:10.00%2.63%
Dwellings with cellular phones:32.50%0.00%
Homes with Internet:5.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Paraíso (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of El Paraíso

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Paraíso, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Santa María Tonameca. You can search free satellite map (2023) of El Paraíso.


Population pyramid of El Paraíso (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of El Paraíso by age and sex, 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 Paraíso there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of El Paraíso
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Paraíso (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)549
Youth (6-14 years)71118
Adults (15-59 years)384179
Elderly (60+ years)639

Photos of El Paraíso

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of El Paraíso? 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 Paraíso.

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The Postal Code of El Paraíso (Oaxaca) is 70945

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Paraíso 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: 70945. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Paraíso ("70") correspond to the State of Oaxaca, 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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