La Garita (Chontla, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

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The town of La Garita is located in the Municipality of Chontla (in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave). There are 489 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #7 of the whole municipality. La Garita is at 191 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Garita, there is a percentage of 18% of indigenous population and 81% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Garita? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that La Garita is located at 2.4 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Chontla, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of La Garita.

Where is La Garita? How to get there? Map

Online map of La Garita in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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The population of La Garita (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 489 inhabitants

Population data in La Garita (Chontla, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020264225489
2010304280584
2005307296603
Evolution of the population in La Garita: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Garita:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.7110.71
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:5.32%2.40%
Illiterate population:9.61%15.07%
Illiterate population (men):2.86%10.71%
Illiterate population (women):6.75%19.08%
Schooling level:5.985.52
Schooling level (men):6.215.91
Schooling level (women):5.775.12
Indigenous culture data in La Garita:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:18.40%21.92%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:8.59%10.79%
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 Garita, 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 dwelling data in La Garita:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:35.79%32.53%
Employed population over 12 years (men):56.00%57.14%
Employed population over 12 years (women):18.56%9.87%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:167163
Homes with electricity:99.40%93.84%
Housing with piped water:98.20%99.32%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:86.23%95.89%
Dwellings with radio:56.29%67.81%
Housing with television:86.23%76.71%
Housing with refrigerator:70.66%54.11%
Housing with washing machine:30.54%11.64%
Housing with automobile:6.59%6.85%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.39%2.05%
Homes with landline telephone:8.98%19.86%
Dwellings with cellular phones:81.44%4.11%
Homes with Internet:38.32%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Garita (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.

Satellite photo of La Garita

Amazing satellite GPS maps of La Garita, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Chontla. You can search free satellite map (2022) of La Garita.


Population pyramid of La Garita (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

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

Population pyramid of La Garita
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Garita (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)251843
Youth (6-14 years)423577
Adults (15-59 years)133116249
Elderly (60+ years)6456120

Photos of La Garita

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

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The Postal Code of La Garita (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 92207

Are you going to send a letter to La Garita? Do you have a friend in La Garita and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Garita consists of the following 5 digits: 92207. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Garita ("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.

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