Santiago la Galera (Oaxaca)

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

Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 401 inhabitants?

The town of Santiago la Galera is located in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 401 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #5 of the ranking. Santiago la Galera is at 1,294 meters of altitude.

Data: In Santiago la Galera, 86% of the inhabitants are catholic and 22% 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 Santiago la Galera? You can find it at 5.3 kilometers, in direction South, from the town of Candelaria Loxicha, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Santiago la Galera location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Santiago la Galera? How to get there? Map

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

Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of Santiago la Galera and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Santiago la Galera (Oaxaca) is 401 inhabitants

Population data in Santiago la Galera (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Santiago la Galera: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santiago la Galera:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8810.10
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.75%0.00%
Illiterate population:16.46%16.74%
Illiterate population (men):4.74%10.10%
Illiterate population (women):11.72%22.41%
Schooling level:5.495.04
Schooling level (men):5.945.33
Schooling level (women):5.084.82
Indigenous culture data in Santiago la Galera:
Percentage of indigenous population:46.63%43.49%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:22.19%18.37%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.50%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Santiago la Galera, 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 Santiago la Galera:
Employed population over 12 years:45.39%37.44%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.85%64.65%
Employed population over 12 years (women):27.19%14.22%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:113148
Homes with electricity:94.69%89.66%
Housing with piped water:95.58%12.93%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:71.68%97.41%
Dwellings with radio:74.34%78.45%
Housing with television:72.57%66.38%
Housing with refrigerator:54.87%53.45%
Housing with washing machine:22.12%23.28%
Housing with automobile:5.31%10.34%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.08%2.59%
Homes with landline telephone:1.77%36.21%
Dwellings with cellular phones:70.80%16.38%
Homes with Internet:3.54%2.59%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santiago la Galera (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 Santiago la Galera

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Santiago la Galera, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Santiago la Galera.

Population pyramid of Santiago la Galera (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Santiago la Galera 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 Santiago la Galera there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Santiago la Galera
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santiago la Galera (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)191534
Youth (6-14 years)392867
Adults (15-59 years)11899217
Elderly (60+ years)414283

Photos of Santiago la Galera

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Schools in Santiago la Galera

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Other towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha

  1. Barrio Nuevo (381 inhabitants)
  2. Cerro Bilole (48 inhabitants)
  3. Cuajinicuil (85 inhabitants)
  4. El Paraje (31 inhabitants)
  5. El Zapote (193 inhabitants)
  6. La Finca (108 inhabitants)
  7. La Oaxaqueña (- inhabitants)
  8. La Soledad (11 inhabitants)
  9. Playa Azul (- inhabitants)
  10. Pueblo Viejo (23 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Escondido (4 inhabitants)
  12. Río Candelaria (232 inhabitants)
  13. San Martín Ondinas (312 inhabitants)
  14. San Miguelito (5 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Rita (- inhabitants)