Petacala (Jalisco)

Maps, photos and statistics of Petacala, a beautiful small village of 53 inhabitants of the State of Jalisco

The town of Petacala is located in the Municipality of Santa María del Oro (in the State of Jalisco). There are 53 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #9 in terms of number of inhabitants. Petacala is at 811 meters of altitude.

Data: In Petacala, 25% of the population over 12 years is single and 6% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Petacala is located at 32.7 kilometers from Santa María del Oro, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Petacala.

Where is Petacala? How to get there? Map

Location map of Petacala in Jalisco: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Petacala, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker

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The population of Petacala (Jalisco) is 53 inhabitants

Population data in Petacala (Jalisco)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Petacala: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Petacala:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9617.65
Population coming from outside the State of Jalisco:47.17%53.03%
Illiterate population:24.53%22.73%
Illiterate population (men):5.66%17.65%
Illiterate population (women):18.87%28.12%
Schooling level:5.284.87
Schooling level (men):5.595.50
Schooling level (women):5.084.13
Indigenous culture data in Petacala:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%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 Petacala, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Jalisco, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Petacala:
Employed population over 12 years:24.53%21.21%
Employed population over 12 years (men):44.00%38.24%
Employed population over 12 years (women):7.14%3.12%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1830
Homes with electricity:94.44%100.00%
Housing with piped water:94.44%89.47%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:88.89%94.74%
Dwellings with radio:77.78%78.95%
Housing with television:94.44%94.74%
Housing with refrigerator:94.44%89.47%
Housing with washing machine:94.44%73.68%
Housing with automobile:61.11%47.37%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:11.11%5.26%
Homes with landline telephone:72.22%42.11%
Dwellings with cellular phones:27.78%0.00%
Homes with Internet:5.56%5.26%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Petacala (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Jalisco, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Petacala

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Population pyramid of Petacala (Jalisco)

In Petacala 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 Petacala, 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 Petacala
Data of the age pyramid of the town Petacala (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)044
Youth (6-14 years)235
Adults (15-59 years)191332
Elderly (60+ years)7512

Photos of Petacala

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Other towns in the Municipality of Santa María del Oro

  1. Agua del Pinto (- inhabitants)
  2. El Changungo (- inhabitants)
  3. El Sauz (- inhabitants)
  4. El Tecolote (- inhabitants)
  5. Güilumba (- inhabitants)
  6. La Casa de Teja (16 inhabitants)
  7. La Escondida (1 inhabitants)
  8. La Lagunita (Valle Alto) (3 inhabitants)
  9. La Soledad (20 inhabitants)
  10. Los Hornos (3 inhabitants)
  11. Los Rosillos (7 inhabitants)
  12. Piedra Ancha (9 inhabitants)
  13. Playa Bonita (13 inhabitants)
  14. Puerto de la Cruz (Los Platanitos) (3 inhabitants)
  15. Tepehuaje Ancho (- inhabitants)