Ocotlán (San Juan Cacahuatepec, Oaxaca)

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Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 533 inhabitants?

The town of Ocotlán is located in the Municipality of San Juan Cacahuatepec (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 533 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #6 in terms of number of inhabitants. Ocotlán is at 623 meters of altitude.

Data: In Ocotlán, 22% of individuals have completed secondary education and 1% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of Ocotlán is located at 6.4 kilometers from San Juan Cacahuatepec, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Ocotlán.

Where is Ocotlán? How to get there? Map

Online map of Ocotlán 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 Ocotlán (Oaxaca) is 533 inhabitants

Population data in Ocotlán (San Juan Cacahuatepec, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Ocotlán: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Ocotlán:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.29.92
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:7.88%3.17%
Illiterate population:11.44%10.30%
Illiterate population (men):4.50%9.92%
Illiterate population (women):6.94%10.65%
Schooling level:6.445.34
Schooling level (men):6.625.44
Schooling level (women):6.285.25
Indigenous culture data in Ocotlán:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.40%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.20%
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 Ocotlán, 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 Ocotlán:
Employed population over 12 years:46.72%22.97%
Employed population over 12 years (men):59.07%47.11%
Employed population over 12 years (women):35.04%0.76%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:148159
Homes with electricity:93.92%89.92%
Housing with piped water:81.08%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:78.38%90.76%
Dwellings with radio:27.03%21.01%
Housing with television:52.70%60.50%
Housing with refrigerator:57.43%47.06%
Housing with washing machine:18.92%17.65%
Housing with automobile:8.78%0.84%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.68%1.68%
Homes with landline telephone:18.24%24.37%
Dwellings with cellular phones:41.22%3.36%
Homes with Internet:2.03%0.84%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Ocotlán (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 Ocotlán

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Population pyramid of Ocotlán (Oaxaca)

In Ocotlán 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 Ocotlán, 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 Ocotlán
Data of the age pyramid of the town Ocotlán (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)373976
Youth (6-14 years)445397
Adults (15-59 years)158147305
Elderly (60+ years)352055

Photos of Ocotlán

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The Postal Code of Ocotlán (Oaxaca) is 71612

Are you going to send a letter to Ocotlán? Do you have a friend in Ocotlán and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Ocotlán consists of the following 5 digits: 71612. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Ocotlán ("71") 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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  2. Alto de las Mesas (146 inhabitants)
  3. Barrio de la Cruz (- inhabitants)
  4. Barrio del Carmen (- inhabitants)
  5. Buenavista (1064 inhabitants)
  6. Chicapilla (130 inhabitants)
  7. Colonia 6 de Enero (- inhabitants)
  8. Cuarta Sección (Barrio del Hospital) (37 inhabitants)
  9. El Ciruelo (- inhabitants)
  10. La Culebra (229 inhabitants)
  11. Ocotlán (533 inhabitants)
  12. Pie de la Cuesta (733 inhabitants)
  13. San Antonio Ocotlán (1133 inhabitants)
  14. San Francisco Sayultepec (680 inhabitants)
  15. San Juan Cacahuatepec (4254 inhabitants)