We have collected many facts about the small village of Ostoteno, as well as pictures, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 31 inhabitants of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave.

The town of Ostoteno belongs to the municipality of Zontecomatlán de López y Fuentes (State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave). There are 31 inhabitants and it is 883 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #55 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Ostoteno, 3% 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.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Ostoteno is located at 5.9 kilometers (in direction Northwest) from the locality of Tetzacual, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Zontecomatlán de López y Fuentes) it is at 13.8 kilometers in direction West. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of Ostoteno.

#1 Where is Ostoteno? How to go? Map

Online map of Ostoteno 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 Ostoteno (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 31 inhabitants

Population data in Ostoteno
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Ostoteno: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Ostoteno:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.1142.31
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:3.23%0.00%
Illiterate population:38.71%48.89%
Illiterate population (men):22.58%42.31%
Illiterate population (women):16.13%57.89%
Schooling level:2.671.07
Schooling level (men):2.51.65
Schooling level (women):2.890.18
Indigenous culture data in Ostoteno:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:54.84%88.89%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:3.23%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Ostoteno, 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 Ostoteno:
Employed population over 12 years:25.81%28.89%
Employed population over 12 years (men):42.11%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private housings:69
Homes with electricity:33.33%11.11%
Homes with piped water:16.67%0.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%100.00%
Homes with a radio:16.67%0.00%
Homes with a television:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a car:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:16.67%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Ostoteno (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 Ostoteno

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Ostoteno, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Zontecomatlán de López y Fuentes. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Ostoteno.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Ostoteno

Many people want to stay in the town of Ostoteno 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 Ostoteno

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Ostoteno? The list of the best places to visit in Ostoteno and nearby locations.
Mountains in Ostoteno for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro El Fortin (1054 meters): 2.5 km walk (38 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro El Olote (1021 meters): 3.0 km walk (36 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro El Ocote (951 meters): 4.0 km walk (63 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Los Parajes (1570 meters): 4.2 km walk (63 minutes), heading Southwest.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Ostoteno?:
  • José María Pino Suárez (930 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (1 minutes by car)
  • El Mesón (10 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the West (1 minutes by car)
  • Moloxla (120 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Alahuaco (32 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (2 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 Ostoteno (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

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

Population pyramid of Ostoteno
Data of the age pyramid of the town Ostoteno (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)235
Youth (6-14 years)145
Adults (15-59 years)81018
Elderly (60+ years)123

#7 Pictures of Ostoteno

In order for you to enjoy nature around Ostoteno, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument pictures of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Ostoteno, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Zontecomatlán de López y Fuentes

  1. Alahuaco (32 inhabitants)
  2. Apaxtitla (64 inhabitants)
  3. Cochotitla (31 inhabitants)
  4. El Cevenal (3 inhabitants)
  5. El Mesón (10 inhabitants)
  6. El Ojital (66 inhabitants)
  7. La Cruz (17 inhabitants)
  8. La Cueva del Tigre (- inhabitants)
  9. Papalocuatla (225 inhabitants)
  10. Tecuapa (219 inhabitants)
  11. Tenango (8 inhabitants)
  12. Tenexaco (373 inhabitants)
  13. Tetzintla (12 inhabitants)
  14. Xochiapa (5 inhabitants)
  15. Zacapilolla (47 inhabitants)