La Palma (Zitácuaro, Michoacán de Ocampo)

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

Did you know that this town of Michoacán de Ocampo has 840 inhabitants?

The town of La Palma is located in the Municipality of Zitácuaro (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 840 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #27 of the ranking. La Palma is at 1757 meters of altitude.

Do you want to locate the town of La Palma? You can find it at 5.0 kilometers, in direction Northwest, from the town of Heróica Zitácuaro, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the La Palma location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

The population of La Palma (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 840 inhabitants

Population data in La Palma (Zitácuaro, Michoacán de Ocampo)
Female InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
452388840

In the town there are 388 men and 452 women. The ratio women per men is 1.165, and the fecundity rate is 3.03 children per woman. People from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo account for 6.90% of the total population. 8.57% of the inhabitants are illiterate (8.25% of men and 8.85% of women). The average school enrollment ratio is 6.25 (6.09 within the men and 6.40 within the women).

Population changes in La Palma since 2005
In 2005, in La Palma there were 599 inhabitants. That is to say, now there are 241 more people (a variation of 40.23%). Of which there are 113 more men (a variation of 41.09%), and 128 more women (a variation of 39.51%).

Indigenous culture in La Palma
0.48% of the population is indigenous, and 0.12% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 0.00% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in La Palma
32.98% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (56.19% of the men, and 13.05% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in La Palma
In La Palma there are 231 dwellings. 95.21% of the dwellings have electricity, 76.06% have piped water, 90.43% have toilet or restroom, 75.00% have a radio receiver, 87.77% a television, 76.60% a fridge, 55.85% a washing-machine, 31.38% a car or a van, 4.26% a personal computer, 11.70% a landline telephone, 47.87% mobile phone, and 0.53% Internet access.

Population pyramid of La Palma (Michoacán de Ocampo)

We have collected data from number of inhabitants of La Palma by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, as well as women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in La Palma there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of La Palma
Data from the pyramid of ages of the town La Palma (inhabitants year 2005)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-4 years)383068
Youth (5-14 years)8566151
Adults (15-59 years)168153321
Elderly (60+ years)272047

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Where is La Palma? How to get there? Map

Online map of La Palma in Michoacán de Ocampo, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker

Satellite photo of La Palma

Amazing satellite GPS maps of La Palma, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Zitácuaro. You can search free satellite map (2021) of La Palma.


Photos of La Palma

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

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The Postal Code of La Palma (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 61505

Are you going to send a letter to La Palma? Do you have a friend in La Palma and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Palma consists of the following 5 digits: 61505. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Palma ("61") correspond to the state code of Michoacán de Ocampo, 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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Schools in La Palma

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