Hierba Buena (San Francisco Chapulapa, Oaxaca)

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Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 232 inhabitants?

The town of Hierba Buena is located in the Municipality of San Francisco Chapulapa (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 232 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #4 in terms of number of inhabitants. Hierba Buena is at 1,595 meters of altitude.

Data: In Hierba Buena, 30% of the population over 12 years is single and 11% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Hierba Buena is located at 1.1 kilometers from San Alejo el Progreso, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. In addition, it is located at 8.0 kilometers from San Francisco Chapulapa, which is the capital of the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Hierba Buena.

Where is Hierba Buena? How to get there? Map

Online map of Hierba Buena 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 Hierba Buena (Oaxaca) is 232 inhabitants

Population data in Hierba Buena (San Francisco Chapulapa, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Hierba Buena: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Hierba Buena:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.579.09
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:10.78%5.60%
Illiterate population:5.17%9.48%
Illiterate population (men):2.16%9.09%
Illiterate population (women):3.02%9.84%
Schooling level:7.115.65
Schooling level (men):7.275.70
Schooling level (women):6.955.60
Indigenous culture data in Hierba Buena:
Percentage of indigenous population:9.91%14.22%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:4.31%4.74%
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 Hierba Buena, 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 Hierba Buena:
Employed population over 12 years:28.88%26.29%
Employed population over 12 years (men):46.43%45.45%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.50%9.02%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:7364
Homes with electricity:100.00%88.71%
Housing with piped water:94.52%87.10%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:53.42%98.39%
Dwellings with radio:68.49%62.90%
Housing with television:69.86%48.39%
Housing with refrigerator:57.53%25.81%
Housing with washing machine:27.40%9.68%
Housing with automobile:16.44%9.68%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:12.33%1.61%
Homes with landline telephone:32.88%6.45%
Dwellings with cellular phones:46.58%0.00%
Homes with Internet:10.96%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Hierba Buena (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 Hierba Buena

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Hierba Buena, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Francisco Chapulapa. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Hierba Buena.

Population pyramid of Hierba Buena (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of Hierba Buena
Data of the age pyramid of the town Hierba Buena (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)11920
Youth (6-14 years)262248
Adults (15-59 years)6362125
Elderly (60+ years)201939

Photos of Hierba Buena

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The Postal Code of Hierba Buena (Oaxaca) is 68636

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Hierba Buena 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: 68636. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Hierba Buena ("68") 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 San Francisco Chapulapa

  1. Agua Neblina (90 inhabitants)
  2. Barranca Cueva del Sol (1 inhabitants)
  3. Chapulapa Viejo (53 inhabitants)
  4. El Ocotal (134 inhabitants)
  5. Guadalupe Siete Cerros (396 inhabitants)
  6. Hierba Buena (232 inhabitants)
  7. La Reforma (117 inhabitants)
  8. La Trinchera (3 inhabitants)
  9. Monte Flor (27 inhabitants)
  10. Peña Blanca (5 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Pinabete (44 inhabitants)
  12. San Alejo el Progreso (591 inhabitants)
  13. San Francisco Chapulapa (348 inhabitants)
  14. Santo Tomás (154 inhabitants)