La Palapa (Tepoztlán, Morelos)

Maps, photos and statistics of La Palapa, a beautiful small village of 120 inhabitants of the State of Morelos

The town of La Palapa is located in the Municipality of Tepoztlán (in the State of Morelos). There are 120 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #29 in terms of number of inhabitants. La Palapa is at 1,660 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Palapa, 38% of individuals have completed secondary education and 33% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Palapa is located at 5.9 kilometers from Tepoztlán, 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 Palapa.

Where is La Palapa? How to get there? Map

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


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The population of La Palapa (Morelos) is 120 inhabitants

Population data in La Palapa (Tepoztlán, Morelos)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20205763120
2010363975
2005303666
Evolution of the population in La Palapa: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Palapa:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.892.56
Population coming from outside the State of Morelos:22.50%18.67%
Illiterate population:1.67%2.67%
Illiterate population (men):0.83%2.56%
Illiterate population (women):0.83%2.78%
Schooling level:9.548.33
Schooling level (men):9.969.07
Schooling level (women):9.077.50
Indigenous culture data in La Palapa:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:15.00%5.33%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:6.67%1.33%
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 Palapa, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Morelos, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Palapa:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:60.83%45.33%
Employed population over 12 years (men):71.43%58.97%
Employed population over 12 years (women):49.12%30.56%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3931
Homes with electricity:97.44%94.44%
Housing with piped water:82.05%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:89.74%77.78%
Dwellings with radio:92.31%83.33%
Housing with television:76.92%88.89%
Housing with refrigerator:84.62%77.78%
Housing with washing machine:46.15%16.67%
Housing with automobile:46.15%27.78%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:33.33%22.22%
Homes with landline telephone:61.54%66.67%
Dwellings with cellular phones:89.74%16.67%
Homes with Internet:61.54%16.67%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Palapa (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Morelos, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of La Palapa

Amazing satellite GPS maps of La Palapa, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tepoztlán. You can search free satellite map (2023) of La Palapa.


Population pyramid of La Palapa (Morelos)

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

Population pyramid of La Palapa
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Palapa (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6713
Youth (6-14 years)9817
Adults (15-59 years)364177
Elderly (60+ years)6713

Photos of La Palapa

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