La Laja (Chalma, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

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Did you know that this town in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave has 285 inhabitants?

The town of La Laja is located in the Municipality of Chalma (in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave). There are 285 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #13 in terms of number of inhabitants. La Laja is at 124 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Laja, 23% of individuals have completed secondary education and 8% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Laja is located at 6.6 kilometers from Chalma, 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.

Where is La Laja? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to La Laja (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) 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


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The population of La Laja (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 285 inhabitants

Population data in La Laja (Chalma, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020141144285
2010137144281
2005171171342
Evolution of the population in La Laja: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Laja:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.228.33
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:42.46%4.63%
Illiterate population:10.88%12.81%
Illiterate population (men):4.56%8.33%
Illiterate population (women):6.32%17.52%
Schooling level:6.665.49
Schooling level (men):7.096.19
Schooling level (women):6.224.83
Indigenous culture data in La Laja:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:22.11%9.25%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:10.53%2.85%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.70%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 Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Laja:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:50.18%32.03%
Employed population over 12 years (men):70.83%57.64%
Employed population over 12 years (women):29.08%5.11%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:7580
Homes with electricity:100.00%98.61%
Housing with piped water:94.67%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:29.33%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:73.33%93.06%
Housing with television:86.67%91.67%
Housing with refrigerator:90.67%83.33%
Housing with washing machine:20.00%5.56%
Housing with automobile:5.33%11.11%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:8.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:32.00%1.39%
Dwellings with cellular phones:66.67%4.17%
Homes with Internet:2.67%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Laja (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 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 Chalma. Get free live access to satellite views of 2021 of La Laja.


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

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)111526
Youth (6-14 years)212041
Adults (15-59 years)8078158
Elderly (60+ years)293160

Photos of La Laja

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The Postal Code of La Laja (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 92182

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: 92182. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Laja ("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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  6. La Mora (3 inhabitants)
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