La Mixtequita

Learn about large village of La Mixtequita through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 936 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

Its former name was La Mixtequilla.

The town of La Mixtequita belongs to the municipality of San Juan Mazatlán (State of Oaxaca). There are 936 inhabitants and it is 120 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #7 of the whole municipality.

This town has recently changed its name. It used to be known as La Mixtequilla. This town decided to change its name in the year 2020.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Mixtequita, there is a percentage of 70% of indigenous population and 39% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Mixtequita? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that La Mixtequita is located at 30.9 kilometers (in direction Southesast) from the locality of San Juan Mazatlán, 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 Mixtequita.

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

Online map of La Mixtequita (Oaxaca) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of La Mixtequita (Oaxaca) is 936 inhabitants

Population data in La Mixtequita
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Mixtequita: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Mixtequita:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.059.70
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:8.33%6.70%
Illiterate population:8.65%14.54%
Illiterate population (men):2.56%9.70%
Illiterate population (women):6.09%19.58%
Schooling level:7.446.16
Schooling level (men):7.756.54
Schooling level (women):7.155.79
Indigenous culture data in La Mixtequita:
Percentage of indigenous population:70.41%75.88%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:38.25%36.91%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.18%0.82%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Mixtequita, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in La Mixtequita:
Employed population over 12 years:47.65%30.52%
Employed population over 12 years (men):62.50%52.93%
Employed population over 12 years (women):33.05%7.16%
Number of inhabited private housings:258247
Homes with electricity:96.12%95.89%
Homes with piped water:95.74%82.19%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:72.48%99.09%
Homes with a radio:11.63%49.32%
Homes with a television:68.22%69.86%
Homes with a refrigerator:72.48%70.78%
Homes with a washing machine:48.45%34.25%
Homes with a car:15.12%12.33%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:9.69%10.05%
Homes with landline telephone:26.36%35.62%
Homes with cell phones:39.15%1.83%
Homes with Internet:10.08%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Mixtequita (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Mixtequita

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Mixtequita

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of La Mixtequita, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to La Mixtequita so you can contact them:

#5 What to do in La Mixtequita

Want to know what to see in La Mixtequita if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy La Mixtequita.
Mountains in La Mixtequita for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro El Mirador (507 meters): 12.8 km walk (183 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Pico del Aguila (812 meters): 13.4 km walk (163 minutes), heading South.
Other towns near La Mixtequita:
  • Desviación Brena Torres (8 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (5 minutes by car)
  • Rancho Nuevo (11 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the Northwest (7 minutes by car)
  • La Soledad (357 inhabitants): Located 7 km to the East (7 minutes by car)
  • Ejido la Revolución (838 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the Southeast (7 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 Mixtequita (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of La Mixtequita by age and gender, 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 Mixtequita there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of La Mixtequita
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Mixtequita (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)415293
Youth (6-14 years)7186157
Adults (15-59 years)297270567
Elderly (60+ years)6356119

#7 Pictures of La Mixtequita

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

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#8 The Postal Code of La Mixtequita (Oaxaca) is 70235

Do you want to know the Postal Code of La Mixtequita so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 70235. The first two digits of the ZIP code of La Mixtequita ("70") correspond to the State of Oaxaca, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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  4. La Cañada (1 inhabitants)
  5. La Estrella (2 inhabitants)
  6. La Mixtequita (936 inhabitants)
  7. Las Palomas (7 inhabitants)
  8. Lázaro Cárdenas (144 inhabitants)
  9. Los Raudales (385 inhabitants)
  10. Monte Águila (682 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Juárez (433 inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Nuevo (11 inhabitants)
  13. Rancho San Antonio (4 inhabitants)
  14. San Antonio del Valle (64 inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Nueva (424 inhabitants)