La Nopalera (Santa María Colotepec, Oaxaca)

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All the information about this town of 84 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of La Nopalera is located in the Municipality of Santa María Colotepec (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 84 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #54 of the whole municipality. La Nopalera is at 39 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Nopalera, there is a percentage of 5% of indigenous population and 90% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Nopalera? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that La Nopalera is located at 10.5 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of Brisas de Zicatela, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Santa María Colotepec) it is at 3.4 kilometers in direction Southesast. 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 Nopalera.

Where is La Nopalera? How to get there? Map

Location map of La Nopalera in Oaxaca: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in La Nopalera, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker

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The population of La Nopalera (Oaxaca) is 84 inhabitants

Population data in La Nopalera (Santa María Colotepec, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Nopalera: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Nopalera:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0418.18
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:2.38%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.52%18.33%
Illiterate population (men):3.57%18.18%
Illiterate population (women):5.95%18.42%
Schooling level:7.775.45
Schooling level (men):8.115.50
Schooling level (women):7.45.41
Indigenous culture data in La Nopalera:
Percentage of indigenous population:4.76%13.33%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.19%11.67%
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 Nopalera, 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 dwelling data in La Nopalera:
Employed population over 12 years:44.05%35.00%
Employed population over 12 years (men):67.50%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):22.73%26.32%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2018
Homes with electricity:90.00%92.86%
Housing with piped water:75.00%14.29%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:90.00%92.86%
Dwellings with radio:95.00%64.29%
Housing with television:60.00%85.71%
Housing with refrigerator:90.00%64.29%
Housing with washing machine:65.00%42.86%
Housing with automobile:45.00%35.71%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:15.00%14.29%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%14.29%
Dwellings with cellular phones:90.00%35.71%
Homes with Internet:10.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Nopalera (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of La Nopalera

With the satellite map of La Nopalera 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 Santa María Colotepec. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of La Nopalera.

Population pyramid of La Nopalera (Oaxaca)

In La Nopalera 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 Nopalera, 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 Nopalera
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Nopalera (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)9716
Youth (6-14 years)10616
Adults (15-59 years)202343
Elderly (60+ years)549

Photos of La Nopalera

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

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The Postal Code of La Nopalera (Oaxaca) is 70938

Are you going to send a letter to La Nopalera? Do you have a friend in La Nopalera and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Nopalera consists of the following 5 digits: 70938. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Nopalera ("70") correspond to the state code of Oaxaca, 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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