La Tescalama (Chihuahua)

Maps, pictures and statistics of La Tescalama, a beautiful small village of 45 inhabitants of the State of Chihuahua

The town of La Tescalama (Chihuahua) belongs to the municipality of Batopilas. There are 45 inhabitants and it is 420 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Batopilas is 39 minutes away by car (35 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #72 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Do you want to locate the town of La Tescalama? You can find it at 20.7 kilometers, in direction North, from the town of Batopilas, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of La Tescalama through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

What is the route to get to La Tescalama (Chihuahua)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of La Tescalama (Chihuahua) is 45 inhabitants

Population data in La Tescalama (Chihuahua)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Tescalama: Total   Men   Women

According to the 2010 official census, in the town there were 23 males and 22 females. The female/male ratio is 0.957, and the birth rate is 1.81 children per woman. Of the total population, 0.00% comes from outside the State of Chihuahua. 24.44% of the population is illiterate (30.43% of men and 18.18% of women). The education level is 3.58 (3.33 in men and 3.87 in women).

Indigenous culture in La Tescalama
100.00% of the population is indigenous, and 93.33% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 6.67% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in La Tescalama
26.67% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (43.48% of the men, and 9.09% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in La Tescalama
In La Tescalama there are 11 housings. 0.00% of the housings have electricity, 0.00% have piped water, 9.09% have toilet or restroom, 100.00% have a radio receiver, 0.00% a television, 0.00% a fridge, 0.00% a washing-machine, 0.00% a car or a van, 0.00% a personal computer, 0.00% a landline telephone, 0.00% mobile phone, and 0.00% Internet access.

#3 Satellite photo of La Tescalama

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Tescalama

Many people want to stay in the town of La Tescalama itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available:

#5 What to do in La Tescalama

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in La Tescalama? The list of the best places to visit in La Tescalama and nearby locations.
Mountains in La Tescalama for hiking and trails:
  • Mesa de Eguis (1067 meters): 5.3 km walk (76 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Santa María (1434 meters): 6.8 km walk (88 minutes), heading North.
  • Pico del Puerto de la Higuera (1119 meters): 13.6 km walk (209 minutes), heading East.
  • El Duraznito (1854 meters): 14.9 km walk (242 minutes), heading South.
Magical Towns near La Tescalama to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Batopilas (Chihuahua): Don't miss "Templo de la Virgen del Carmen", 39 km, heading North (35 minutes by car)
Other towns near La Tescalama:
  • El Tablón (7 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the North (2 minutes by car)
  • El Chicural (11 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southwest (3 minutes by car)
  • El Carrizal (21 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the North (4 minutes by car)
  • El Recodo (6 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (4 minutes by car)
  • El Cajón (6 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the East (6 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Pictures of La Tescalama

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of La Tescalama? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like La Tescalama.

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  3. El Alguate (- inhabitants)
  4. El Astillero (44 inhabitants)
  5. El Barbechón (- inhabitants)
  6. El Chalatón (6 inhabitants)
  7. El Manzano (- inhabitants)
  8. El Pandito (44 inhabitants)
  9. El Tanque (1 inhabitants)
  10. La Ciénega (4 inhabitants)
  11. La Higuerita (33 inhabitants)
  12. La Loma (5 inhabitants)
  13. La Reforma (30 inhabitants)
  14. Mesa Colorada (5 inhabitants)
  15. San Martín (27 inhabitants)