La Ciénega (San Juan Lachao, Oaxaca)

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The town of La Ciénega is located in the Municipality of San Juan Lachao (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 113 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #12 in terms of number of inhabitants. La Ciénega is at 1,438 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Ciénega, 30% of the population over 12 years is single and 3% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Ciénega is located at 4.7 kilometers from San Juan Lachao, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Ciénega.

Where is La Ciénega? How to get there? Map

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The population of La Ciénega (Oaxaca) is 113 inhabitants

Population data in La Ciénega (San Juan Lachao, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Ciénega: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Ciénega:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.4111.76
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:7.96%12.16%
Illiterate population (men):4.42%11.76%
Illiterate population (women):3.54%12.50%
Schooling level:6.335.36
Schooling level (men):5.634.82
Schooling level (women):6.915.79
Indigenous culture data in La Ciénega:
Percentage of indigenous population:82.30%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:49.56%77.03%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%2.70%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Ciénega, 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 La Ciénega:
Employed population over 12 years:27.43%29.73%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.00%58.82%
Employed population over 12 years (women):1.59%5.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2915
Homes with electricity:100.00%93.33%
Housing with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:41.38%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:55.17%53.33%
Housing with television:62.07%46.67%
Housing with refrigerator:48.28%13.33%
Housing with washing machine:17.24%6.67%
Housing with automobile:17.24%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.45%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:68.97%20.00%
Homes with Internet:3.45%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Ciénega (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 La Ciénega

Amazing satellite GPS maps of La Ciénega, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Juan Lachao. You can search free satellite map (2023) of La Ciénega.

Population pyramid of La Ciénega (Oaxaca)

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

Population pyramid of La Ciénega
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Ciénega (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)9918
Youth (6-14 years)11617
Adults (15-59 years)403272
Elderly (60+ years)336

Photos of La Ciénega

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The Postal Code of La Ciénega (Oaxaca) is 71943

Do you want to know the Postal Code of La Ciénega 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: 71943. The first two digits of the ZIP code of La Ciénega ("71") 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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  2. El Ocote (264 inhabitants)
  3. El Rosario (32 inhabitants)
  4. Guadalupe (16 inhabitants)
  5. L3 (6 inhabitants)
  6. La Ciénega (113 inhabitants)
  7. Piedra de Letra (7 inhabitants)
  8. Portillo Limón (6 inhabitants)
  9. Santa María Rancho Nuevo (115 inhabitants)
  10. Río Sal (14 inhabitants)
  11. San José Costa Rica (15 inhabitants)
  12. San Juan Lachao (1402 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Catarina Cerro del Vidrio (185 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Rosa de Lima (352 inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Colorada (46 inhabitants)