El Zapotal (Santa María Tonameca, Oaxaca)

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The town of El Zapotal is located in the Municipality of Santa María Tonameca (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 91 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #69 in terms of number of inhabitants. El Zapotal is at 16 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Zapotal, there is a percentage of 5% of indigenous population and 32% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on El Zapotal? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of El Zapotal is located at 8.0 kilometers from San Francisco Cozoaltepec, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. In addition, it is located at 23.2 kilometers from Santa María Tonameca, 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 Zapotal.

Where is El Zapotal? How to get there? Map

Location map of El Zapotal in Oaxaca: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in El Zapotal, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker

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The population of El Zapotal (Oaxaca) is 91 inhabitants

Population data in El Zapotal (Santa María Tonameca, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Zapotal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Zapotal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.4418.37
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:5.49%2.08%
Illiterate population:8.79%17.71%
Illiterate population (men):5.49%18.37%
Illiterate population (women):3.30%17.02%
Schooling level:8.816.05
Schooling level (men):8.436.13
Schooling level (women):9.225.97
Indigenous culture data in El Zapotal:
Percentage of indigenous population:5.49%9.38%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.10%3.12%
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 Zapotal, 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 Zapotal:
Employed population over 12 years:51.65%41.67%
Employed population over 12 years (men):73.33%61.22%
Employed population over 12 years (women):30.43%21.28%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2532
Homes with electricity:92.00%69.57%
Housing with piped water:100.00%52.17%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:80.00%82.61%
Dwellings with radio:36.00%65.22%
Housing with television:64.00%39.13%
Housing with refrigerator:72.00%56.52%
Housing with washing machine:60.00%43.48%
Housing with automobile:24.00%8.70%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:20.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:8.00%8.70%
Dwellings with cellular phones:32.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:24.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Zapotal (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 Zapotal

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Zapotal, 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 Zapotal.

Population pyramid of El Zapotal (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of El Zapotal
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Zapotal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)628
Youth (6-14 years)8816
Adults (15-59 years)282654
Elderly (60+ years)4913

Photos of El Zapotal

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The Postal Code of El Zapotal (Oaxaca) is 70947

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Zapotal 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: 70947. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Zapotal ("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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Other towns in the Municipality of Santa María Tonameca

  1. Cerro Gordo (563 inhabitants)
  2. El Macuil (76 inhabitants)
  3. El Popoyote (127 inhabitants)
  4. El Progreso Cozoaltepec (El Progreso) (34 inhabitants)
  5. El Tule (55 inhabitants)
  6. El Zapote (310 inhabitants)
  7. La Rivera (260 inhabitants)
  8. La Unión (84 inhabitants)
  9. Paso Zanate (125 inhabitants)
  10. Piedra Sepultura Miramar (180 inhabitants)
  11. San Francisco Cozoaltepec (2645 inhabitants)
  12. San Martín (67 inhabitants)
  13. Tierra Blanca (- inhabitants)
  14. Tilzapote (230 inhabitants)
  15. Valdeflores (450 inhabitants)