La Encantada (Veracruz)

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of La Encantada (pictures, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave has 447 inhabitants?

The town of La Encantada (Veracruz) belongs to the municipality of Cazones. The Magical Town of Papantla is 52 minutes away by car (48 km). It is the most populated town in the position #16 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Encantada, 83% of the inhabitants are catholic and 49% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that La Encantada is located at 5.9 kilometers (in direction Southesast) from the locality of Cazones de Herrera, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of La Encantada.

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

Location map of La Encantada in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in La Encantada, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of La Encantada (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 447 inhabitants

Population data in La Encantada (Veracruz)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Encantada: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Encantada:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.1412.17
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:10.51%2.46%
Illiterate population:9.84%13.23%
Illiterate population (men):4.70%12.17%
Illiterate population (women):5.15%14.29%
Schooling level:6.695.64
Schooling level (men):6.825.80
Schooling level (women):6.565.49
Indigenous culture data in La Encantada:
Percentage of indigenous population:4.03%10.96%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.79%6.62%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.22%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Encantada, 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 Cazones (statistics, pictures, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and housing data in La Encantada:
Employed population over 12 years:58.84%32.51%
Employed population over 12 years (men):73.56%62.74%
Employed population over 12 years (women):46.03%2.63%
Number of inhabited private housings:170229
Homes with electricity:100.00%97.11%
Homes with piped water:98.82%61.85%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:76.47%64.74%
Homes with a radio:60.00%76.30%
Homes with a television:90.59%93.64%
Homes with a refrigerator:84.12%84.39%
Homes with a washing machine:48.82%48.55%
Homes with a car:17.65%15.61%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.18%1.16%
Homes with landline telephone:42.94%24.28%
Homes with cell phones:52.35%20.81%
Homes with Internet:13.53%0.58%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Encantada (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 Encantada

With the satellite map of La Encantada 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 Cazones. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Encantada.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Encantada

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

Want to know what to see in La Encantada if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy La Encantada.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Encantada:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Encantada?:
  • El Cuervo (8 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southwest (4 minutes by car)
  • Vega de Progreso (148 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the South (5 minutes by car)
  • Las Palmas (341 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Southeast (7 minutes by car)
  • Cerro Grande (20 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the North (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 Encantada (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

In La Encantada 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 Encantada, 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 Encantada
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Encantada (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)161834
Youth (6-14 years)372562
Adults (15-59 years)115107222
Elderly (60+ years)7158129

#7 Pictures of La Encantada

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of La Encantada? 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 Encantada.

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#8 The Postal Code of La Encantada (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 92974

Are you going to send a letter to La Encantada? Do you have a friend in La Encantada and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Encantada consists of the following 5 digits: 92974. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Encantada ("92") 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.

#9 Vote for La Encantada as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 4.6/5
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  5. El Vergel (40 inhabitants)
  6. El Zapote (72 inhabitants)
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  10. La Unión Chiquita (11 inhabitants)
  11. Las Lomas (27 inhabitants)
  12. Loera (4 inhabitants)
  13. Rancho Bonito (- inhabitants)
  14. La Mangana (3 inhabitants)
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