El Tomatal (Santa María Colotepec, Oaxaca)

The most complete information about the large village of El Tomatal (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 747 inhabitants?

The town of El Tomatal is located in the Municipality of Santa María Colotepec (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 747 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #7 in terms of number of inhabitants. El Tomatal is at 8 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Tomatal, 73% of the inhabitants are catholic and 51% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of El Tomatal is located at 12.6 kilometers from Brisas de Zicatela, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. In addition, it is located at 14.2 kilometers from Santa María Colotepec, which is the capital of the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Tomatal.

Where is El Tomatal? How to get there? Map

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

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The population of El Tomatal (Oaxaca) is 747 inhabitants

Population data in El Tomatal (Santa María Colotepec, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Tomatal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Tomatal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.455.83
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.47%1.75%
Illiterate population:8.30%8.60%
Illiterate population (men):2.28%5.83%
Illiterate population (women):6.02%11.59%
Schooling level:7.386.15
Schooling level (men):7.916.41
Schooling level (women):6.95.91
Indigenous culture data in El Tomatal:
Percentage of indigenous population:19.95%22.61%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:9.37%10.19%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.32%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Tomatal, 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 Tomatal:
Employed population over 12 years:46.45%29.62%
Employed population over 12 years (men):55.46%43.56%
Employed population over 12 years (women):38.60%14.57%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:193163
Homes with electricity:95.34%90.15%
Housing with piped water:70.98%60.61%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:97.93%90.91%
Dwellings with radio:68.91%61.36%
Housing with television:68.91%72.73%
Housing with refrigerator:72.02%69.70%
Housing with washing machine:51.30%33.33%
Housing with automobile:26.94%21.97%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:13.99%3.79%
Homes with landline telephone:1.55%15.15%
Dwellings with cellular phones:92.23%39.39%
Homes with Internet:13.47%0.76%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Tomatal (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 Tomatal

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

Population pyramid of El Tomatal (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of El Tomatal
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Tomatal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)474491
Youth (6-14 years)9071161
Adults (15-59 years)230207437
Elderly (60+ years)322658

Photos of El Tomatal

In order for you to enjoy nature around El Tomatal, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of El Tomatal, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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The Postal Code of El Tomatal (Oaxaca) is 70937

Are you going to send a letter to El Tomatal? Do you have a friend in El Tomatal and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Tomatal consists of the following 5 digits: 70937. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Tomatal ("70") correspond to the state code of Oaxaca, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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Schools in El Tomatal

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  2. Brisas de Zicatela (10632 inhabitants)
  3. Cerro del Caballo (55 inhabitants)
  4. El Camalote (228 inhabitants)
  5. El Vitonchino (49 inhabitants)
  6. Juan Diego (487 inhabitants)
  7. La Caoba (3 inhabitants)
  8. La Ceiba (191 inhabitants)
  9. La Nopalera (84 inhabitants)
  10. La Nueva Esperanza (104 inhabitants)
  11. Los Naranjos (162 inhabitants)
  12. Los Naranjos (Los Naranjos Uno) (12 inhabitants)
  13. Los Reyes (147 inhabitants)
  14. Mata de Bule (302 inhabitants)
  15. Palma Sola (111 inhabitants)