El Venado (Oaxaca)

Maps, photos and statistics of El Venado, a beautiful medium-sized town of 374 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of El Venado (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of San Jacinto Tlacotepec. There are 374 inhabitants and it is 981 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Santa Catarina Juquila is 49 minutes away by car (42 km). It is the most populated town in the position #3 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Venado, 22% of individuals have completed secondary education and 9% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that El Venado is located at 4.1 kilometers (in direction East) from the locality of Cuajinicuil, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (San Jacinto Tlacotepec) it is at 3.7 kilometers in direction Southesast. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of El Venado.

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

Online map of El Venado (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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#2 The population of El Venado (Oaxaca) is 374 inhabitants

Population data in El Venado (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Venado: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Venado:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.113.94
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.09%14.36%
Illiterate population (men):3.74%13.94%
Illiterate population (women):5.35%14.72%
Schooling level:6.344.92
Schooling level (men):5.464.55
Schooling level (women):6.995.19
Indigenous culture data in El Venado:
Percentage of indigenous population:1.07%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.27%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 Venado, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of San Jacinto Tlacotepec (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Venado:
Employed population over 12 years:24.33%16.02%
Employed population over 12 years (men):39.16%34.55%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.50%0.51%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:8889
Homes with electricity:98.86%96.20%
Housing with piped water:100.00%2.53%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:70.45%98.73%
Dwellings with radio:65.91%51.90%
Housing with television:60.23%65.82%
Housing with refrigerator:80.68%56.96%
Housing with washing machine:56.82%22.78%
Housing with automobile:20.45%11.39%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:9.09%1.27%
Homes with landline telephone:42.05%1.27%
Dwellings with cellular phones:56.82%0.00%
Homes with Internet:40.91%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Venado (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Venado

With the satellite map of El Venado will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of San Jacinto Tlacotepec. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Venado.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Venado

Do you want to stay in El Venado? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to El Venado:

#5 What to do in El Venado

A weekend in El Venado and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in El Venado and surroundings to find the best destinations.
The best mountains in El Venado for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro El Temblor (1841 meters): 8.9 km walk (156 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Talea (1242 meters): 11.3 km walk (151 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • La Neblina (2111 meters): 12.4 km walk (232 minutes), heading West.
  • El Alacrán (1652 meters): 14.1 km walk (173 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns to visit when in El Venado:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of El Venado?
  • La Cofradía (65 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (4 minutes by car)
  • El Limón (87 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • El Obscuro (182 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northwest (4 minutes by car)
  • Río Trapiche (83 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the West (7 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 Venado (Oaxaca)

In El Venado there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of El Venado, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze what the future of the population in this town will be like.

Population pyramid of El Venado
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Venado (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)252348
Youth (6-14 years)403777
Adults (15-59 years)12187208
Elderly (60+ years)221941

#7 Photos of El Venado

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

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#8 The Postal Code of El Venado (Oaxaca) is 71277

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Venado 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: 71277. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Venado ("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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of San Jacinto Tlacotepec

  1. Barrio Los Pinos (19 inhabitants)
  2. Cuajinicuil (672 inhabitants)
  3. El Camalote (- inhabitants)
  4. El Obscuro (182 inhabitants)
  5. El Venado (374 inhabitants)
  6. La Cofradía (65 inhabitants)
  7. La Unión (64 inhabitants)
  8. Río Trapiche (83 inhabitants)
  9. San Isidro (58 inhabitants)
  10. San Isidro el Viejo (La Zonga) (66 inhabitants)
  11. San Jacinto Tlacotepec (650 inhabitants)