La Atalaya (Veracruz)

Maps, pictures and statistics of La Atalaya, a beautiful large village of 910 inhabitants of the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave

The town of La Atalaya (Veracruz) belongs to the municipality of Tierra Blanca. There are 910 inhabitants and it is 40 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #6 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Atalaya, 33% of the population over 12 years is single and 24% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Atalaya is located at 7.7 kilometers from Tierra Blanca, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Atalaya.

#1 Where is La Atalaya? How to go? Map

Online map of La Atalaya (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) 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 La Atalaya (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 910 inhabitants

Population data in La Atalaya (Veracruz)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Atalaya: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Atalaya:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.325.76
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:9.12%5.99%
Illiterate population:5.05%8.28%
Illiterate population (men):1.54%5.76%
Illiterate population (women):3.52%10.67%
Schooling level:8.767.53
Schooling level (men):9.157.74
Schooling level (women):8.417.34
Indigenous culture data in La Atalaya:
Percentage of indigenous population:1.10%1.15%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.22%0.25%
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 La Atalaya, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Tierra Blanca (statistics, pictures, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and housing data in La Atalaya:
Employed population over 12 years:39.78%32.87%
Employed population over 12 years (men):55.45%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):25.11%16.63%
Number of inhabited private housings:261246
Homes with electricity:99.62%97.65%
Homes with piped water:97.32%91.55%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:98.08%91.55%
Homes with a radio:49.43%54.46%
Homes with a television:90.04%91.55%
Homes with a refrigerator:90.42%81.69%
Homes with a washing machine:73.18%57.75%
Homes with a car:32.57%20.66%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:17.62%9.86%
Homes with landline telephone:3.83%5.63%
Homes with cell phones:82.76%64.32%
Homes with Internet:24.14%0.94%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Atalaya (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Atalaya

With the satellite map of La Atalaya 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 Tierra Blanca. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Atalaya.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Atalaya

Many people want to stay in the town of La Atalaya itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available:

#5 What to do in La Atalaya

A weekend in La Atalaya and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in La Atalaya and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Atalaya?:
  • El Mirador (187 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (1 minutes by car)
  • Loma Alta (436 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (4 minutes by car)
  • La Candelaria (225 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (5 minutes by car)
  • El Progreso (175 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Southeast (5 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 La Atalaya (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

In La Atalaya 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 La Atalaya, 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 La Atalaya
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Atalaya (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)454085
Youth (6-14 years)75100175
Adults (15-59 years)287254541
Elderly (60+ years)6346109

#7 Pictures of La Atalaya

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of La Atalaya? 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 pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like La Atalaya.

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Tierra Blanca

  1. Cañamazo (6 inhabitants)
  2. El Ciruelo (6 inhabitants)
  3. El Coyote (50 inhabitants)
  4. El Porvenir (6 inhabitants)
  5. General Emilio Márquez Galindo (356 inhabitants)
  6. La Cañada (17 inhabitants)
  7. Las Flores (249 inhabitants)
  8. Morelos (La Ponderosa) (- inhabitants)
  9. Moreno (30 inhabitants)
  10. Paso Castro (- inhabitants)
  11. Rincón Carnero (7 inhabitants)
  12. San Enrique (7 inhabitants)
  13. Sandra Luz (9 inhabitants)
  14. Serenilla de Abajo (514 inhabitants)
  15. Tío Antón (6 inhabitants)