San Nicolás Contla

Maps, pictures and statistics of San Nicolás Contla, a beautiful small village of 116 inhabitants of the State of Puebla

The town of San Nicolás Contla belongs to the municipality of Ocotepec (State of Puebla). There are 116 inhabitants and it is 2,663 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Tetela de Ocampo is 58 minutes away by car (43 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #8 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In San Nicolás Contla, 93% of the inhabitants are catholic and 3% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of San Nicolás Contla is located at 4.8 kilometers from Guadalupe Victoria, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. In addition, it is located at 3.8 kilometers from Ocotepec, which is the capital of the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of San Nicolás Contla.

#1 Where is San Nicolás Contla? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to San Nicolás Contla (Puebla)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of San Nicolás Contla (Puebla) is 116 inhabitants

Population data in San Nicolás Contla
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in San Nicolás Contla: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in San Nicolás Contla:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.17.58
Population coming from outside the State of Puebla:5.17%1.55%
Illiterate population:7.76%10.08%
Illiterate population (men):1.72%7.58%
Illiterate population (women):6.03%12.70%
Schooling level:7.15.22
Schooling level (men):7.295.59
Schooling level (women):6.984.84
Indigenous culture data in San Nicolás Contla:
Percentage of indigenous population:61.21%79.07%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:33.62%37.98%
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 San Nicolás Contla, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Puebla, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in San Nicolás Contla:
Employed population over 12 years:24.14%29.46%
Employed population over 12 years (men):44.23%53.03%
Employed population over 12 years (women):7.81%4.76%
Number of inhabited private housings:3042
Homes with electricity:90.00%89.66%
Homes with piped water:40.00%3.45%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:10.00%82.76%
Homes with a radio:33.33%62.07%
Homes with a television:60.00%65.52%
Homes with a refrigerator:16.67%3.45%
Homes with a washing machine:3.33%0.00%
Homes with a car:23.33%13.79%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%3.45%
Homes with cell phones:46.67%17.24%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in San Nicolás Contla (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Puebla, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of San Nicolás Contla

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#4 Hotels and Accommodation near San Nicolás Contla

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#5 What to do in San Nicolás Contla

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in San Nicolás Contla? The list of the best places to visit in San Nicolás Contla and nearby locations.
Mountains in San Nicolás Contla for hiking and trails:
  • Contla (3161 meters): 2.6 km walk (45 minutes), heading West.
  • Los Arcos (3284 meters): 3.3 km walk (56 minutes), heading West.
  • San Pablo (3070 meters): 3.6 km walk (74 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Plan de Granito (Cerro Plan el Gamito) (3121 meters): 4.5 km walk (63 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns to visit when in San Nicolás Contla:
  • Tetela de Ocampo (Puebla): Don't miss "Parroquia Santa María de la Asunción", 58 km, heading Northwest (43 minutes by car)
  • Huamantla (Tlaxcala): Don't miss "Hacienda pulquera Soltepec", 58 km, heading Southwest (53 minutes by car)
  • Ixtenco (Tlaxcala): Don't miss "Ex Hacienda San José Bautista", 89 km, heading Southwest (66 minutes by car)
  • Tlatlauquitepec (Puebla): Don't miss "Plaza Principal", 64 km, heading Northeast (56 minutes by car)
Other towns near San Nicolás Contla:
  • Buenos Aires (64 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Tezoquiticpac (151 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the North (2 minutes by car)
  • El Progreso (239 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northeast (3 minutes by car)
  • Guadalupe Victoria (518 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (4 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 San Nicolás Contla (Puebla)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of San Nicolás Contla 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 San Nicolás Contla there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of San Nicolás Contla
Data of the age pyramid of the town San Nicolás Contla (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)10919
Youth (6-14 years)141529
Adults (15-59 years)352257
Elderly (60+ years)5611

#7 Pictures of San Nicolás Contla

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#8 The Postal Code of San Nicolás Contla (Puebla) is 73765

Are you going to send a letter to San Nicolás Contla? Do you have a friend in San Nicolás Contla and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of San Nicolás Contla consists of the following 5 digits: 73765. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of San Nicolás Contla ("73") correspond to the state code of Puebla, 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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Ocotepec

  1. Buenos Aires (64 inhabitants)
  2. El Mirador (San Francisco) (816 inhabitants)
  3. El Progreso (239 inhabitants)
  4. El Rosario (- inhabitants)
  5. Guadalupe (La Candelaria) (30 inhabitants)
  6. Guadalupe Victoria (1615 inhabitants)
  7. Las Lajas (48 inhabitants)
  8. Loma Larga (Oyametita) (83 inhabitants)
  9. Ocotepec (1372 inhabitants)
  10. Ocotepec (92 inhabitants)
  11. Parada Ocotepec (10 inhabitants)
  12. San Nicolás Contla (116 inhabitants)
  13. Tetemi (234 inhabitants)
  14. Tezoquiticpac (151 inhabitants)
  15. Xochitonal (47 inhabitants)