Escobilla (Oaxaca)

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Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 401 inhabitants?

The place of Escobilla is inside the municipality of Santa María Tonameca (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 401 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #14 in terms of number of inhabitants. Escobilla is at 9 meters of altitude.

Data: In Escobilla, 98% of the inhabitants are catholic and 44% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Escobilla is located at 20.5 kilometers from San Francisco Cozoaltepec, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. In addition, it is located at 9.0 kilometers from Santa María Tonameca, which is the capital of the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Escobilla.

#1 Where is Escobilla? How to go? Map

Map to know how to get to Escobilla (Oaxaca) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Escobilla, which has the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Escobilla (Oaxaca) is 401 inhabitants

Population data in Escobilla (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Escobilla: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Escobilla:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8510.14
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.50%0.45%
Illiterate population:9.23%11.21%
Illiterate population (men):3.49%10.14%
Illiterate population (women):5.74%12.23%
Schooling level:6.95.78
Schooling level (men):7.045.88
Schooling level (women):6.775.67
Indigenous culture data in Escobilla:
Percentage of indigenous population:3.99%2.69%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.00%1.57%
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 Escobilla, 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 Escobilla:
Employed population over 12 years:35.16%33.18%
Employed population over 12 years (men):55.90%59.45%
Employed population over 12 years (women):15.53%8.30%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:112120
Homes with electricity:96.43%98.00%
Housing with piped water:98.21%9.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:69.64%82.00%
Dwellings with radio:54.46%84.00%
Housing with television:81.25%80.00%
Housing with refrigerator:81.25%72.00%
Housing with washing machine:43.75%8.00%
Housing with automobile:25.00%7.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.46%1.00%
Homes with landline telephone:22.32%5.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:51.79%2.00%
Homes with Internet:12.50%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Escobilla (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 Escobilla

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#4 Population pyramid of Escobilla (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of Escobilla
Data of the age pyramid of the town Escobilla (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)142034
Youth (6-14 years)474087
Adults (15-59 years)126108234
Elderly (60+ years)192746

#5 Photos of Escobilla

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#6 The Postal Code of Escobilla (Oaxaca) is 70944

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Escobilla 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: 70944. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Escobilla ("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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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Santa María Tonameca

  1. Agua Blanca (218 inhabitants)
  2. Aguaje Cualillo (- inhabitants)
  3. Barrio de la Cruz (121 inhabitants)
  4. Cuarto (289 inhabitants)
  5. Cuatode (338 inhabitants)
  6. El Macuil (76 inhabitants)
  7. El Paraíso (115 inhabitants)
  8. El Trapiche (88 inhabitants)
  9. El Tule (55 inhabitants)
  10. La Florida (288 inhabitants)
  11. La Reforma (397 inhabitants)
  12. Linda Vista (22 inhabitants)
  13. Piedra Sepultura Miramar (180 inhabitants)
  14. San Martín (67 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Elena el Tule (786 inhabitants)