La Laja (Jalisco)

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So you will learn about this incredible town of 5 inhabitants of Jalisco.

The town of La Laja (Jalisco) belongs to the municipality of Mascota. There are 5 inhabitants and it is 1,237 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mascota is 4 minutes away by car (3 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #119 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

The town of La Laja is located at 1.7 kilometers from Mascota, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Laja.

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

How to get to the town of La Laja in Jalisco? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in La Laja.


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#2 The population of La Laja (Jalisco) is 5 inhabitants

Population data in La Laja (Jalisco)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Laja: Total   Men   Women

#3 Satellite photo of La Laja

Amazing satellite GPS maps of La Laja, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Mascota. You can search free satellite map (2024) of La Laja.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Laja

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

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in La Laja? The list of the best places to visit in La Laja and nearby locations.
The best mountains in La Laja for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro El Chivato (1332 meters): 1.7 km walk (26 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro El Molcajete (1460 meters): 4.6 km walk (75 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro El Tecomate (1680 meters): 3.9 km walk (76 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro El Novillero (1394 meters): 5.6 km walk (86 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Laja:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Laja?
  • Yerbabuena (418 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the East (2 minutes by car)
  • Rancho la Laguna (7 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Mascota (9272 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the West (3 minutes by car)
  • San José (7 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • La Joya (12 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Photos of La Laja

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of La Laja? 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 photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like La Laja.

Enjoy photos of La Laja at this link

#7 Vote for La Laja as the most beautiful town in Mexico

Do you like La Laja or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for La Laja to let everyone know about it. Use these stars ("0" you don't like it much, "5" you like it a lot) to rate it with your opinion.

Average Rating: 5.0/5
(considering 1 votes)

In the following links you can check the list of the best (and most beautiful) towns in Mexico and the State of Jalisco, by popular vote:
- The best towns in Mexico
- The most beautiful towns in Jalisco

#8 Comments and opinions about La Laja

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#9 Other towns in the Municipality of Mascota

  1. El Bordo (- inhabitants)
  2. El Calabozo (- inhabitants)
  3. El Carrizo (32 inhabitants)
  4. El Divisadero (10 inhabitants)
  5. El Manguito (3 inhabitants)
  6. El Mirador (5 inhabitants)
  7. El Pantano (Galope) (123 inhabitants)
  8. El Terrero (- inhabitants)
  9. La Cruz de Romero (7 inhabitants)
  10. La Huerta de Mirandilla (La Huerta) (36 inhabitants)
  11. La Joya (12 inhabitants)
  12. La Majada (19 inhabitants)
  13. La Providencia (24 inhabitants)
  14. La Villosa (2 inhabitants)
  15. Las Moras (9 inhabitants)