Los Vargas (Santa María Colotepec, Oaxaca)

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All the information about this town of 44 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Los Vargas is located in the Municipality of Santa María Colotepec (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 44 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #63 of the whole municipality. Los Vargas is at 28 meters of altitude.

Data: In Los Vargas, there is a percentage of 41% of indigenous population and 50% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Los Vargas? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Los Vargas is located at 5.1 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 8.2 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 Los Vargas.

Where is Los Vargas? How to get there? Map

Online map of Los Vargas in Oaxaca, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker

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The population of Los Vargas (Oaxaca) is 44 inhabitants

Population data in Los Vargas (Santa María Colotepec, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Los Vargas: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Los Vargas:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.060.00
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:2.27%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.09%9.76%
Illiterate population (men):0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population (women):9.09%22.22%
Schooling level:7.487.30
Schooling level (men):8.338.24
Schooling level (women):6.696.08
Indigenous culture data in Los Vargas:
Percentage of indigenous population:40.91%9.76%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:18.18%2.44%
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 Los Vargas, 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 Los Vargas:
Employed population over 12 years:40.91%34.15%
Employed population over 12 years (men):71.43%60.87%
Employed population over 12 years (women):13.04%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1413
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:7.14%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%76.92%
Dwellings with radio:57.14%30.77%
Housing with television:71.43%46.15%
Housing with refrigerator:92.86%30.77%
Housing with washing machine:14.29%15.38%
Housing with automobile:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.14%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:7.14%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:50.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:14.29%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Los Vargas (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 Los Vargas

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Los Vargas, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Santa María Colotepec. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Los Vargas.

Population pyramid of Los Vargas (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Los Vargas 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 Los Vargas there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Los Vargas
Data of the age pyramid of the town Los Vargas (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)325
Youth (6-14 years)448
Adults (15-59 years)121325
Elderly (60+ years)426

Photos of Los Vargas

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The Postal Code of Los Vargas (Oaxaca) is 70938

Are you going to send a letter to Los Vargas? Do you have a friend in Los Vargas and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Los Vargas 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 Los Vargas ("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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  3. Cerro del Caballo (55 inhabitants)
  4. Colonia Nuevo Amanecer San Jacinto (381 inhabitants)
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  7. El Porvenir (79 inhabitants)
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  9. El Vitonchino (49 inhabitants)
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  11. Junta de Corrientes (46 inhabitants)
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