Placetas (Ixcatepec, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

We have collected many facts about the medium-sized town of Placetas, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 228 inhabitants of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave.

The town of Placetas is located in the Municipality of Ixcatepec (in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave). There are 228 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #12 of the ranking. Placetas is at 148 meters of altitude.

Data: In Placetas, 96% of the inhabitants are catholic and 8% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of Placetas? You can find it at 3.3 kilometers, in direction South, from the town of Ixcatepec, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Placetas location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Placetas? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to Placetas (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Placetas, which has the following symbol Map marker


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The population of Placetas (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 228 inhabitants

Population data in Placetas (Ixcatepec, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020123105228
2010142130272
2005138135273
Evolution of the population in Placetas: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Placetas:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.318.46
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:6.14%0.00%
Illiterate population:10.96%14.34%
Illiterate population (men):3.51%8.46%
Illiterate population (women):7.46%19.72%
Schooling level:6.915.61
Schooling level (men):7.486.52
Schooling level (women):6.424.65
Indigenous culture data in Placetas:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:40.35%38.60%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:17.54%17.28%
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 Placetas, 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 dwelling data in Placetas:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:46.49%29.78%
Employed population over 12 years (men):75.24%53.08%
Employed population over 12 years (women):21.95%8.45%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:7873
Homes with electricity:98.72%96.92%
Housing with piped water:89.74%89.23%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:7.69%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:66.67%75.38%
Housing with television:80.77%73.85%
Housing with refrigerator:67.95%41.54%
Housing with washing machine:7.69%3.08%
Housing with automobile:10.26%3.08%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.28%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:8.97%4.62%
Dwellings with cellular phones:80.77%3.08%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Placetas (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.

Satellite photo of Placetas

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Placetas, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Ixcatepec. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Placetas.


Population pyramid of Placetas (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

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

Population pyramid of Placetas
Data of the age pyramid of the town Placetas (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5914
Youth (6-14 years)18927
Adults (15-59 years)6454118
Elderly (60+ years)363369

Photos of Placetas

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  3. Contreras (100 inhabitants)
  4. El Volador (329 inhabitants)
  5. La Ceiba (74 inhabitants)
  6. La Rosita (9 inhabitants)
  7. Las Flores (21 inhabitants)
  8. Palmar (6 inhabitants)
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  11. Agua Nacida (- inhabitants)
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