Santa Martha (Veracruz)

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of Santa Martha (pictures, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave has 412 inhabitants?

The town of Santa Martha (Veracruz) belongs to the municipality of Soteapan. There are 412 inhabitants and it is 1,206 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #19 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Santa Martha, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 41% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Santa Martha? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Santa Martha is located at 12.1 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Soteapan, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of Santa Martha.

#1 Where is Santa Martha? How to go? Map

Location map of Santa Martha in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Santa Martha, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Santa Martha (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 412 inhabitants

Population data in Santa Martha (Veracruz)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Santa Martha: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santa Martha:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.637.26
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:1.70%0.00%
Illiterate population:15.05%16.00%
Illiterate population (men):3.64%7.26%
Illiterate population (women):11.41%23.98%
Schooling level:5.374.15
Schooling level (men):6.334.90
Schooling level (women):4.533.55
Indigenous culture data in Santa Martha:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:88.35%82.93%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.46%3.73%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Santa Martha, 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 housing data in Santa Martha:
Employed population over 12 years:36.41%21.60%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.97%42.46%
Employed population over 12 years (women):16.13%2.55%
Number of inhabited private housings:10190
Homes with electricity:99.01%91.95%
Homes with piped water:100.00%94.25%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:79.21%68.97%
Homes with a radio:26.73%31.03%
Homes with a television:57.43%57.47%
Homes with a refrigerator:11.88%11.49%
Homes with a washing machine:3.96%0.00%
Homes with a car:0.00%2.30%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%3.45%
Homes with cell phones:40.59%3.45%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santa Martha (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.

#3 Satellite photo of Santa Martha

With the satellite map of Santa Martha 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 Soteapan. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Santa Martha.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Santa Martha

Many people want to stay in the town of Santa Martha itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available:

#5 What to do in Santa Martha

Want to know what to see in Santa Martha if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Santa Martha.
Mountains in Santa Martha for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro El Bastonal (Cerro Cumbres Bastonal) (1432 meters): 2.3 km walk (40 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Campanario (1425 meters): 3.5 km walk (58 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro Platanillo (1262 meters): 5.5 km walk (79 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Santa Martha (1609 meters): 4.9 km walk (60 minutes), heading East.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Santa Martha?:
  • Nuevo México (46 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northwest (5 minutes by car)
  • El Gavilán (77 inhabitants): Located 9 km to the West (12 minutes by car)
  • Bastonal (27 inhabitants): Located 8 km to the West (8 minutes by car)
  • Los Gavilanes (8 inhabitants): Located 10 km to the West (14 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 Santa Martha (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

In Santa Martha 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 Santa Martha, 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 Santa Martha
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santa Martha (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)212142
Youth (6-14 years)5953112
Adults (15-59 years)127109236
Elderly (60+ years)101222

#7 Pictures of Santa Martha

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

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Soteapan

  1. Beneficio Serrano (Kilómetro 38) (11 inhabitants)
  2. El Cuervo (Jacinto Rodríguez) (2 inhabitants)
  3. El Platanillo (3 inhabitants)
  4. General Hilario C. Salas (754 inhabitants)
  5. Planta Eléctrica Huazuntlán (13 inhabitants)
  6. Kilómetro Diez (323 inhabitants)
  7. La Ceiba (3 inhabitants)
  8. La Florida (421 inhabitants)
  9. La Laguna (2 inhabitants)
  10. Los Romero (Florentino Romero Salazar) (5 inhabitants)
  11. Ocotal Chico (1160 inhabitants)
  12. San Fernando (1480 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Martha (412 inhabitants)
  14. Soteapan Dos (5 inhabitants)
  15. Tierra y Libertad (712 inhabitants)