El Potrero (Santa María Zoquitlán, Oaxaca)

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The town of El Potrero is located in the Municipality of Santa María Zoquitlán (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 275 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #3 of the whole municipality. El Potrero is at 1,222 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Potrero, 33% of the population over 12 years is single and 34% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Potrero is located at 11.4 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of Santa María Zoquitlán, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of El Potrero.

Where is El Potrero? How to get there? Map

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

Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of El Potrero and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of El Potrero (Oaxaca) is 275 inhabitants

Population data in El Potrero (Santa María Zoquitlán, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Potrero: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Potrero:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.837.20
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:5.09%9.58%
Illiterate population (men):1.82%7.20%
Illiterate population (women):3.27%12.17%
Schooling level:6.394.62
Schooling level (men):6.044.83
Schooling level (women):6.714.38
Indigenous culture data in El Potrero:
Percentage of indigenous population:2.18%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.73%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 Potrero, 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 Potrero:
Employed population over 12 years:37.45%35.00%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.58%56.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):14.49%12.17%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:6157
Homes with electricity:100.00%96.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:90.16%88.00%
Dwellings with radio:29.51%52.00%
Housing with television:67.21%74.00%
Housing with refrigerator:65.57%36.00%
Housing with washing machine:60.66%40.00%
Housing with automobile:16.39%12.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.28%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:3.28%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:63.93%0.00%
Homes with Internet:34.43%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Potrero (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 Potrero

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

Population pyramid of El Potrero (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of El Potrero
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Potrero (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)172340
Youth (6-14 years)303060
Adults (15-59 years)8274156
Elderly (60+ years)91019

Photos of El Potrero

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Schools in El Potrero

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Other towns in the Municipality of Santa María Zoquitlán

  1. Buena Vista (40 inhabitants)
  2. Candelaria Yegolé (144 inhabitants)
  3. El Cacalote (4 inhabitants)
  4. El Gavilán (8 inhabitants)
  5. El Jabalí (- inhabitants)
  6. El Mezquite (1 inhabitants)
  7. El Potrero (275 inhabitants)
  8. El Río Cabrito (20 inhabitants)
  9. Eoraguía (51 inhabitants)
  10. Piedras Negras (10 inhabitants)
  11. Pino Suárez (23 inhabitants)
  12. Río Mijangos (6 inhabitants)
  13. Río Seco (444 inhabitants)
  14. Santa María Zoquitlán (1795 inhabitants)
  15. Tapanalá Barranca (- inhabitants)