San Simón Zahuatlán (Oaxaca)

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The town of San Simón Zahuatlán is located in the Municipality of San Simón Zahuatlán (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 1,648 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #1 of the ranking. San Simón Zahuatlán is at 1,940 meters of altitude.

Data: In San Simón Zahuatlán, 38% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Where is San Simón Zahuatlán? How to get there? Map

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The population of San Simón Zahuatlán (Oaxaca) is 1,648 inhabitants

Population data in San Simón Zahuatlán (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in San Simón Zahuatlán: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in San Simón Zahuatlán:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.2418.06
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.21%2.57%
Illiterate population:26.09%26.03%
Illiterate population (men):9.59%18.06%
Illiterate population (women):16.50%33.97%
Schooling level:4.042.98
Schooling level (men):4.843.76
Schooling level (women):3.262.24
Indigenous culture data in San Simón Zahuatlán:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.33%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.01%81.60%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:26.03%26.39%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of San Simón Zahuatlán, 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 San Simón Zahuatlán:
Employed population over 12 years:17.60%9.82%
Employed population over 12 years (men):29.17%12.92%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.25%6.73%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:205175
Homes with electricity:97.56%97.87%
Housing with piped water:94.15%88.65%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:46.83%84.40%
Dwellings with radio:52.20%64.54%
Housing with television:81.95%88.65%
Housing with refrigerator:47.32%41.13%
Housing with washing machine:11.71%7.80%
Housing with automobile:23.41%19.86%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.49%1.42%
Homes with landline telephone:2.93%12.06%
Dwellings with cellular phones:68.78%16.31%
Homes with Internet:0.49%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in San Simón Zahuatlán (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 San Simón Zahuatlán

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Population pyramid of San Simón Zahuatlán (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of San Simón Zahuatlán 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 San Simón Zahuatlán there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of San Simón Zahuatlán
Data of the age pyramid of the town San Simón Zahuatlán (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)146109255
Youth (6-14 years)177206383
Adults (15-59 years)443439882
Elderly (60+ years)6662128

Photos of San Simón Zahuatlán

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The Postal Code of San Simón Zahuatlán (Oaxaca) is 69265

Are you going to send a letter to San Simón Zahuatlán? Do you have a friend in San Simón Zahuatlán and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of San Simón Zahuatlán consists of the following 5 digits: 69265. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of San Simón Zahuatlán ("69") 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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Other towns in the Municipality of San Simón Zahuatlán

  1. Barrio Juquilita (321 inhabitants)
  2. Cañada del Tecolote (327 inhabitants)
  3. 5 de Mayo (604 inhabitants)
  4. Guadalupe Sabino (Barrio el Sabino) (379 inhabitants)
  5. La Colmena (379 inhabitants)
  6. La Salud (206 inhabitants)
  7. Las Tres Cruces (251 inhabitants)
  8. Rancho Nuevo (111 inhabitants)
  9. San Miguel (318 inhabitants)
  10. San Simón Zahuatlán (1648 inhabitants)
  11. Santa Cruz (243 inhabitants)
  12. Tierra Colorada (153 inhabitants)