La Ciénega (Veracruz)

We have collected many facts about the large village of La Ciénega, as well as pictures, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 1,251 inhabitants of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave.

The town of La Ciénega (Veracruz) belongs to the municipality of La Perla. There are 1,251 inhabitants and it is 2,257 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Coscomatepec is 33 minutes away by car (26 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #3 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Ciénega, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 13% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Ciénega? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of La Ciénega? You can find it at 8.3 kilometers, in direction Southwest, from the town of La Perla, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of La Ciénega through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

Online map of La Ciénega (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 Ciénega (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 1,251 inhabitants

Population data in La Ciénega (Veracruz)
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):3.119.15
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:0.00%0.33%
Illiterate population:19.90%19.46%
Illiterate population (men):10.15%19.15%
Illiterate population (women):9.75%19.75%
Schooling level:4.43.24
Schooling level (men):3.972.96
Schooling level (women):4.763.50
Indigenous culture data in La Ciénega:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
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 Ciénega, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in La Ciénega:
Employed population over 12 years:21.10%23.14%
Employed population over 12 years (men):41.13%47.46%
Employed population over 12 years (women):3.46%0.47%
Number of inhabited private housings:268282
Homes with electricity:98.51%95.42%
Homes with piped water:99.25%90.42%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:40.67%98.75%
Homes with a radio:35.82%52.08%
Homes with a television:61.94%68.33%
Homes with a refrigerator:20.15%15.83%
Homes with a washing machine:10.45%6.67%
Homes with a car:7.46%9.17%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:8.96%16.25%
Homes with cell phones:13.06%0.83%
Homes with Internet:2.61%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 Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Ciénega

With the satellite map of La Ciénega 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 La Perla. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Ciénega.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Ciénega

Many people want to stay in the town of La Ciénega 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 Ciénega

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in La Ciénega? The list of the best places to visit in La Ciénega and nearby locations.
Las mejores montes de La Ciénega para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • El Totole (2719 meters): 1.8 km walk (24 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Tia Simona (2875 meters): 6.1 km walk (78 minutes), heading North.
  • Tepozteca (3154 meters): 6.7 km walk (91 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro El Aire (3433 meters): 8.7 km walk (144 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Ciénega:
  • Coscomatepec (Veracruz): Don't miss "Capilla de San Diego", 33 km, heading Northeast (26 minutes by car)
  • Orizaba (Veracruz): Don't miss "Palacio de Hierro", 34 km, heading Southeast (24 minutes by car)
  • Córdoba (Veracruz): Don't miss "Zona arqueológica Toxpan", 51 km, heading East (43 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Ciénega?:
  • El Cebadal (242 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • Cruz Grande (292 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Naranjillos (15 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the North (3 minutes by car)
  • Cruz de Chocamán (1064 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the South (3 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 Ciénega (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

In La Ciénega 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 Ciénega, 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 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)100102202
Youth (6-14 years)169144313
Adults (15-59 years)356302658
Elderly (60+ years)403878

#7 Pictures of La Ciénega

In order for you to enjoy nature around La Ciénega, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument pictures of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of La Ciénega, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#8 The Postal Code of La Ciénega (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 94150

Are you going to send a letter to La Ciénega? Do you have a friend in La Ciénega and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Ciénega consists of the following 5 digits: 94150. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Ciénega ("94") correspond to the state code of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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