Ocotla (Veracruz)

Maps, pictures and statistics of Ocotla, a beautiful medium-sized town of 429 inhabitants of the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave

The town of Ocotla (Veracruz) belongs to the municipality of Camerino Z. Mendoza. There are 429 inhabitants and it is 2,087 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Orizaba is 21 minutes away by car (15 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #5 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Ocotla, 99% of the inhabitants are catholic and 0% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Ocotla is located at 5.5 kilometers from Ciudad Mendoza, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Ocotla.

#1 Where is Ocotla? How to go? Map

Online map of Ocotla in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker

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#2 The population of Ocotla (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 429 inhabitants

Population data in Ocotla (Veracruz)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020217212429
2010172157329
2005158129287
Evolution of the population in Ocotla: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Ocotla:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8914.01
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:11.19%16.41%
Illiterate population (men):3.96%14.01%
Illiterate population (women):7.23%18.60%
Schooling level:4.673.84
Schooling level (men):4.784.17
Schooling level (women):4.583.54
Indigenous culture data in Ocotla:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:88.58%80.85%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:2.56%13.98%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Ocotla, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Ocotla:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:37.06%22.80%
Employed population over 12 years (men):62.26%42.04%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.44%5.23%
Number of inhabited private housings:9164
Homes with electricity:100.00%98.21%
Homes with piped water:0.00%1.79%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:2.20%96.43%
Homes with a radio:17.58%16.07%
Homes with a television:65.93%37.50%
Homes with a refrigerator:5.49%0.00%
Homes with a washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a car:10.99%25.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:2.20%17.86%
Homes with cell phones:54.95%7.14%
Homes with Internet:1.10%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Ocotla (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Ocotla

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Ocotla, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Camerino Z. Mendoza. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Ocotla.



#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Ocotla

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Ocotla, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Ocotla so you can contact them:

#5 What to do in Ocotla

A weekend in Ocotla and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Ocotla and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in Ocotla for hiking and trails:
  • Cuetlatzi (2344 meters): 2.0 km walk (34 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Tzoncolco (2167 meters): 2.7 km walk (44 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Aguaxititla (2254 meters): 2.9 km walk (46 minutes), heading North.
  • Machotepetl (2595 meters): 2.9 km walk (42 minutes), heading West.
Magical Towns to visit when in Ocotla:
  • Orizaba (Veracruz): Don't miss "Ex convento de San Juan de la Cruz", 21 km, heading Northeast (15 minutes by car)
  • Córdoba (Veracruz): Don't miss "Laguna El Porvenir", 44 km, heading Northeast (42 minutes by car)
  • Coscomatepec (Veracruz): Don't miss "Callejón del Cañón", 77 km, heading North (57 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Ocotla?:
  • Barrio de Tetzmola (1002 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (1 minutes by car)
  • Soledad Atzompa (1037 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the South (2 minutes by car)
  • Necoxtla (3416 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Benito Juárez (250 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Ocotla (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Ocotla by age and gender, 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 Ocotla there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Ocotla
Data of the age pyramid of the town Ocotla (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)302050
Youth (6-14 years)5473127
Adults (15-59 years)123109232
Elderly (60+ years)101020

#7 Pictures of Ocotla

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Camerino Z. Mendoza

  1. Barrio de Tetzmola (1002 inhabitants)
  2. Ciudad Mendoza (34847 inhabitants)
  3. Cuesta Alta (63 inhabitants)
  4. La Cuesta (2014 inhabitants)
  5. La Cumbre (64 inhabitants)
  6. Necoxtla (3416 inhabitants)
  7. Ocotla (429 inhabitants)