El Temascal (San Miguel Peras, Oaxaca)

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The town of El Temascal is located in the Municipality of San Miguel Peras (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 385 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #4 of the whole municipality. El Temascal is at 2,288 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Temascal, there is a percentage of 80% of indigenous population and 37% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on El Temascal? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Temascal is located at 4.6 kilometers (in direction East) from the locality of San Miguel Peras, 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 Temascal.

Where is El Temascal? How to get there? Map

Online map of El Temascal (Oaxaca) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.

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The population of El Temascal (Oaxaca) is 385 inhabitants

Population data in El Temascal (San Miguel Peras, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Temascal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Temascal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.6811.44
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:2.60%0.24%
Illiterate population:13.25%12.89%
Illiterate population (men):4.16%11.44%
Illiterate population (women):9.09%14.22%
Schooling level:5.514.99
Schooling level (men):5.765.10
Schooling level (women):5.324.88
Indigenous culture data in El Temascal:
Percentage of indigenous population:80.00%88.31%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:32.73%38.19%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.78%0.24%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Temascal, 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 Temascal:
Employed population over 12 years:26.23%22.67%
Employed population over 12 years (men):42.02%43.78%
Employed population over 12 years (women):11.17%3.21%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:8280
Homes with electricity:98.78%73.68%
Housing with piped water:100.00%6.58%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:13.41%94.74%
Dwellings with radio:50.00%50.00%
Housing with television:64.63%15.79%
Housing with refrigerator:18.29%1.32%
Housing with washing machine:14.63%0.00%
Housing with automobile:14.63%6.58%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%1.32%
Dwellings with cellular phones:36.59%0.00%
Homes with Internet:26.83%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Temascal (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 Temascal

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Temascal, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Miguel Peras. You can search free satellite map (2023) of El Temascal.

Population pyramid of El Temascal (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of El Temascal
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Temascal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)223052
Youth (6-14 years)455499
Adults (15-59 years)10785192
Elderly (60+ years)231942

Photos of El Temascal

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The Postal Code of El Temascal (Oaxaca) is 71327

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Temascal 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: 71327. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Temascal ("71") 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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  2. Barrio del Corazón (85 inhabitants)
  3. Barrio del Rosario (56 inhabitants)
  4. Barrio Río Morales (312 inhabitants)
  5. El Manzanito (120 inhabitants)
  6. El Tecolote (40 inhabitants)
  7. El Temascal (385 inhabitants)
  8. La Brujería (404 inhabitants)
  9. La Lobera (390 inhabitants)
  10. Pensamiento Liberal Mexicano (534 inhabitants)
  11. Piedra Luna (4 inhabitants)
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