La Palestina (San Juan Mazatlán, Oaxaca)

The most complete information about the small village of La Palestina (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 177 inhabitants?

The town of La Palestina is located in the Municipality of San Juan Mazatlán (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 177 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #25 in terms of number of inhabitants. La Palestina is at 152 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Palestina, 7% of the inhabitants are catholic and 77% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of La Palestina is located at 38.6 kilometers from San Juan Mazatlán, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Palestina.

Where is La Palestina? How to get there? Map

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

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The population of La Palestina (Oaxaca) is 177 inhabitants

Population data in La Palestina (San Juan Mazatlán, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Palestina: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Palestina:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.3514.58
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:5.08%2.11%
Illiterate population:12.43%15.79%
Illiterate population (men):5.65%14.58%
Illiterate population (women):6.78%17.02%
Schooling level:5.964.71
Schooling level (men):6.235
Schooling level (women):5.694.42
Indigenous culture data in La Palestina:
Percentage of indigenous population:41.81%54.21%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:19.21%19.47%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.53%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Palestina, 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 Palestina:
Employed population over 12 years:33.90%32.63%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.14%63.54%
Employed population over 12 years (women):9.30%1.06%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4741
Homes with electricity:97.87%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%97.22%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:91.49%88.89%
Dwellings with radio:27.66%63.89%
Housing with television:72.34%69.44%
Housing with refrigerator:89.36%86.11%
Housing with washing machine:76.60%63.89%
Housing with automobile:14.89%5.56%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.26%2.78%
Homes with landline telephone:25.53%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:76.60%27.78%
Homes with Internet:17.02%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Palestina (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 Palestina

With the satellite map of La Palestina 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 San Juan Mazatlán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of La Palestina.

Population pyramid of La Palestina (Oaxaca)

In La Palestina 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 Palestina, 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 Palestina
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Palestina (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)11516
Youth (6-14 years)112233
Adults (15-59 years)5349102
Elderly (60+ years)111526

Photos of La Palestina

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

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Schools in La Palestina

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  4. La Cañada (1 inhabitants)
  5. La Mixtequita (936 inhabitants)
  6. La Nueva Esperanza (199 inhabitants)
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  8. Las Palomas (7 inhabitants)
  9. Lázaro Cárdenas (144 inhabitants)
  10. Nuevo Progreso (263 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Juárez (433 inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Los Naranjos (5 inhabitants)
  13. San Pedro Acatlán Grande (641 inhabitants)
  14. Santa María Villa Hermosa (16 inhabitants)
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