La Laja (Ajuchitlán del Progreso, Guerrero)

The most complete information about the large village of La Laja (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Guerrero has 784 inhabitants?

The town of La Laja is located in the Municipality of Ajuchitlán del Progreso (in the State of Guerrero). There are 784 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #11 of the whole municipality. La Laja is at 318 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Laja, 16% of individuals have completed secondary education and 5% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that La Laja is located at 6.5 kilometers (in direction Northeast) from the locality of Ajuchitlán del Progreso, 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 Laja.

Where is La Laja? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to La Laja (Guerrero) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of La Laja, which has the following symbol Map marker

Need to locate a certain La Laja building on a satellite photo? In this link we have an updated image, where you can see the streets and houses of the village.

The population of La Laja (Guerrero) is 784 inhabitants

Population data in La Laja (Ajuchitlán del Progreso, Guerrero)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Laja: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Laja:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.5419.70
Population coming from outside the State of Guerrero:2.68%0.24%
Illiterate population:20.41%21.79%
Illiterate population (men):9.06%19.70%
Illiterate population (women):11.35%23.66%
Schooling level:5.835.15
Schooling level (men):6.155.54
Schooling level (women):5.544.81
Indigenous culture data in La Laja:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.13%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 Laja, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guerrero, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Laja:
Employed population over 12 years:49.36%13.66%
Employed population over 12 years (men):62.24%24.44%
Employed population over 12 years (women):37.00%4.02%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:222293
Homes with electricity:99.10%97.61%
Housing with piped water:99.10%26.32%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:87.84%72.25%
Dwellings with radio:20.27%56.46%
Housing with television:77.48%84.21%
Housing with refrigerator:91.44%79.90%
Housing with washing machine:52.25%43.54%
Housing with automobile:23.87%24.40%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.95%0.96%
Homes with landline telephone:27.03%19.14%
Dwellings with cellular phones:63.51%24.40%
Homes with Internet:2.25%0.48%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Laja (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guerrero, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of La Laja

With the satellite map of La Laja 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 Ajuchitlán del Progreso. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of La Laja.

Population pyramid of La Laja (Guerrero)

In La Laja 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 Laja, 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 Laja
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Laja (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)423880
Youth (6-14 years)4864112
Adults (15-59 years)208185393
Elderly (60+ years)10297199

Photos of La Laja

In order for you to enjoy nature around La Laja, 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 Laja, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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The Postal Code of La Laja (Guerrero) is 40730

Are you going to send a letter to La Laja? Do you have a friend in La Laja and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Laja consists of the following 5 digits: 40730. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Laja ("40") correspond to the state code of Guerrero, 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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Schools in La Laja

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