Santo Tomás (Ojocaliente, Zacatecas)

Learn about medium-sized town of Santo Tomás through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 332 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The place of Santo Tomás is inside the municipality of Ojocaliente (in the State of Zacatecas). There are 332 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #20 in terms of number of inhabitants. Santo Tomás is at 2,201 meters of altitude.

Data: In Santo Tomás, 97% of the inhabitants are catholic and 69% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Santo Tomás is located at 18.7 kilometers from Ojocaliente, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Santo Tomás.

#1 Where is Santo Tomás? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Santo Tomás in Zacatecas? 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 Santo Tomás.


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#2 The population of Santo Tomás (Zacatecas) is 332 inhabitants

Population data in Santo Tomás (Ojocaliente, Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Santo Tomás: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santo Tomás:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.5511.06
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:10.24%10.03%
Illiterate population:9.64%10.55%
Illiterate population (men):5.72%11.06%
Illiterate population (women):3.92%10.00%
Schooling level:7.146.12
Schooling level (men):6.685.50
Schooling level (women):7.66.78
Indigenous culture data in Santo Tomás:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
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 Santo Tomás, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Santo Tomás:
Employed population over 12 years:40.96%25.59%
Employed population over 12 years (men):64.20%44.22%
Employed population over 12 years (women):18.82%5.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:89119
Homes with electricity:100.00%98.89%
Housing with piped water:95.51%97.78%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:52.81%86.67%
Dwellings with radio:70.79%90.00%
Housing with television:88.76%84.44%
Housing with refrigerator:83.15%62.22%
Housing with washing machine:68.54%58.89%
Housing with automobile:38.20%37.78%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.37%2.22%
Homes with landline telephone:14.61%30.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:58.43%14.44%
Homes with Internet:15.73%1.11%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santo Tomás (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Zacatecas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Santo Tomás

With the satellite map of Santo Tomás 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 Ojocaliente. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Santo Tomás.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Santo Tomás

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Santo Tomás, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Santo Tomás so you can contact them.:

#5 Population pyramid of Santo Tomás (Zacatecas)

In Santo Tomás 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 Santo Tomás, 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 Santo Tomás
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santo Tomás (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)261642
Youth (6-14 years)172037
Adults (15-59 years)9999198
Elderly (60+ years)282755

#6 Photos of Santo Tomás

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Santo Tomás (Zacatecas) is 98725

Are you going to send a letter to Santo Tomás? Do you have a friend in Santo Tomás and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Santo Tomás consists of the following 5 digits: 98725. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Santo Tomás ("98") correspond to the state code of Zacatecas, 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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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Ojocaliente

  1. El Tepozán (- inhabitants)
  2. La Esquina del Potrero (5 inhabitants)
  3. La Palmita (4 inhabitants)
  4. La Peña Colorada (- inhabitants)
  5. Licenciada Gloria Jara (3 inhabitants)
  6. Los Pinos (1 inhabitants)
  7. Papantón Viejo (El Coloradito) (- inhabitants)
  8. Pozo de Jarillas (1482 inhabitants)
  9. Rancho La Luz (Piedra Blanca) (7 inhabitants)
  10. Rancho Rivera (San Rafael) (- inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Santa Teresa (4 inhabitants)
  12. San Blas de Copudas (El Tildío) (258 inhabitants)
  13. San Juan de Carboneras (San Juan Zinhaua) (351 inhabitants)
  14. Santo Tomás Venaditos (Venaditos) (796 inhabitants)
  15. Triana (87 inhabitants)