Escárcega (Escárcega, Campeche)

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The place of Escárcega is inside the municipality of Escárcega (in the State of Campeche). There are 31,375 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #1 of the ranking. Escárcega is at 84 meters of altitude.

Data: In Escárcega, there is a percentage of 7% of indigenous population and 90% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Escárcega? They are at the bottom of this page.

#1 Where is Escárcega? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Escárcega (Campeche) is 31,375 inhabitants

Population data in Escárcega (Escárcega, Campeche)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Escárcega: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Escárcega:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.224.45
Population coming from outside the State of Campeche:22.75%26.93%
Illiterate population:4.21%5.74%
Illiterate population (men):1.61%4.45%
Illiterate population (women):2.59%6.95%
Schooling level:9.327.99
Schooling level (men):9.458.21
Schooling level (women):9.27.79
Indigenous culture data in Escárcega:
Percentage of indigenous population:7.25%8.43%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:2.50%3.13%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.04%0.02%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Escárcega, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Campeche, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Escárcega:
Employed population over 12 years:46.39%36.85%
Employed population over 12 years (men):56.90%50.59%
Employed population over 12 years (women):36.76%23.90%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:8,9519,395
Homes with electricity:98.45%98.54%
Housing with piped water:98.46%97.59%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:96.73%96.51%
Dwellings with radio:48.81%53.12%
Housing with television:87.36%93.07%
Housing with refrigerator:84.47%82.60%
Housing with washing machine:74.65%69.15%
Housing with automobile:29.16%27.62%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:30.59%20.52%
Homes with landline telephone:16.95%16.86%
Dwellings with cellular phones:89.87%75.82%
Homes with Internet:35.07%11.14%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Escárcega (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Campeche, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Escárcega

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#4 Population pyramid of Escárcega (Campeche)

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

Population pyramid of Escárcega
Data of the age pyramid of the town Escárcega (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)1,6881,7973,485
Youth (6-14 years)2,7922,7435,535
Adults (15-59 years)10,3508,95519,305
Elderly (60+ years)1,5451,5053,050

#5 Photos of Escárcega

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#13 Other towns in the Municipality of Escárcega

  1. Don Samuel (1214 inhabitants)
  2. El Cuarenta y Siete (4 inhabitants)
  3. El Edén (2 inhabitants)
  4. La Guadalupe (- inhabitants)
  5. El Espejo (3 inhabitants)
  6. El Retiro (22 inhabitants)
  7. El Sagitario (- inhabitants)
  8. El Solitario (1 inhabitants)
  9. González (El Michoacano) (7 inhabitants)
  10. La Montaña (2 inhabitants)
  11. Las Maravillas (79 inhabitants)
  12. Magda Alicia (Kilómetro Ocho) (- inhabitants)
  13. Rancho San Humberto (3 inhabitants)
  14. San Jorge (1 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Isabel (23 inhabitants)