Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) (Oaxaca)

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The town of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) is located in the Municipality of San Luis Amatlán (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 141 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #8 in terms of number of inhabitants. Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) is at 1,312 meters of altitude.

Data: In Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl), 36% of the population over 12 years is single and 17% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) is located at 9.1 kilometers from San Esteban Amatlán, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. In addition, it is located at 6.0 kilometers from San Luis Amatlán, which is the capital of the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl).

Where is Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl)? How to get there? Map

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The population of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) (Oaxaca) is 141 inhabitants

Population data in Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl): Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl):
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8115.79
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.71%0.00%
Illiterate population:17.73%23.48%
Illiterate population (men):5.67%15.79%
Illiterate population (women):12.06%31.03%
Schooling level:5.673.96
Schooling level (men):6.164.76
Schooling level (women):5.23.24
Indigenous culture data in Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl):
Percentage of indigenous population:2.84%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.42%0.00%
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 Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl), 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 Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl):
Employed population over 12 years:37.59%40.87%
Employed population over 12 years (men):55.22%47.37%
Employed population over 12 years (women):21.62%34.48%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3531
Homes with electricity:100.00%69.57%
Housing with piped water:91.43%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:60.00%78.26%
Dwellings with radio:28.57%52.17%
Housing with television:48.57%56.52%
Housing with refrigerator:54.29%13.04%
Housing with washing machine:20.00%8.70%
Housing with automobile:25.71%34.78%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:2.86%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:8.57%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:57.14%21.74%
Homes with Internet:17.14%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) (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 Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl)

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl), to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Luis Amatlán. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl).

Population pyramid of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) (Oaxaca)

In Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) 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 Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl), 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 Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl)
Data of the age pyramid of the town Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl) (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)10717
Youth (6-14 years)131124
Adults (15-59 years)434487
Elderly (60+ years)8513

Photos of Nopalera (Guelaxóchitl)

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