Río Seco (Santa María Zoquitlán, Oaxaca)

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of Río Seco (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 444 inhabitants?

The town of Río Seco is located in the Municipality of Santa María Zoquitlán (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 444 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #2 of the ranking. Río Seco is at 1,060 meters of altitude.

Data: In Río Seco, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 73% 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 Río Seco? You can find it at 5.4 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Santa María Zoquitlán, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Río Seco location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Río Seco? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Río Seco in Oaxaca? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Río Seco.

Want to view a satellite photo of Río Seco? In this link you can see a satellite image of the area, completely updated, to locate your house, for example.

The population of Río Seco (Oaxaca) is 444 inhabitants

Population data in Río Seco (Santa María Zoquitlán, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Río Seco: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Río Seco:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.410.74
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:2.70%0.41%
Illiterate population:11.26%12.24%
Illiterate population (men):5.63%10.74%
Illiterate population (women):5.63%13.71%
Schooling level:5.965.20
Schooling level (men):6.025.36
Schooling level (women):5.95.04
Indigenous culture data in Río Seco:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.20%
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 Río Seco, 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 Río Seco:
Employed population over 12 years:22.52%32.04%
Employed population over 12 years (men):42.27%57.02%
Employed population over 12 years (women):3.12%7.66%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:135161
Homes with electricity:97.78%98.51%
Housing with piped water:85.19%64.18%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:94.81%89.55%
Dwellings with radio:27.41%35.07%
Housing with television:42.22%72.39%
Housing with refrigerator:88.89%66.42%
Housing with washing machine:73.33%29.85%
Housing with automobile:19.26%14.93%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.67%0.75%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%1.49%
Dwellings with cellular phones:63.70%0.00%
Homes with Internet:57.78%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Río Seco (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 Río Seco

With the satellite map of Río Seco will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Santa María Zoquitlán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Río Seco.

Population pyramid of Río Seco (Oaxaca)

In Río Seco 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 Río Seco, 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 Río Seco
Data of the age pyramid of the town Río Seco (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)262854
Youth (6-14 years)332962
Adults (15-59 years)123121244
Elderly (60+ years)424284

Photos of Río Seco

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

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The Postal Code of Río Seco (Oaxaca) is 70490

Are you going to send a letter to Río Seco? Do you have a friend in Río Seco and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Río Seco consists of the following 5 digits: 70490. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Río Seco ("70") 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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  3. El Chicozapote (3 inhabitants)
  4. El Gavilán (8 inhabitants)
  5. El Macahuite (6 inhabitants)
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  7. El Río Cabrito (20 inhabitants)
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