Santo Tomás Mazaltepec

Maps, pictures and statistics of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec, a beautiful large village of 2,612 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec belongs to the municipality of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec (State of Oaxaca). There are 2,612 inhabitants and it is 1,657 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #1 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Santo Tomás Mazaltepec, 30% of the population over 12 years is single and 27% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

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

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


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#2 The population of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec (Oaxaca) is 2,612 inhabitants

Population data in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.414.11
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:7.12%3.09%
Illiterate population:3.25%5.36%
Illiterate population (men):1.38%4.11%
Illiterate population (women):1.88%6.46%
Schooling level:8.427.20
Schooling level (men):8.197.20
Schooling level (women):8.647.21
Indigenous culture data in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec:
Percentage of indigenous population:84.30%89.58%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:42.76%48.56%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.27%0.34%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec, 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 housing data in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec:
Employed population over 12 years:50.88%38.19%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.49%51.01%
Employed population over 12 years (women):41.88%26.88%
Number of inhabited private housings:679743
Homes with electricity:98.53%96.96%
Homes with piped water:96.17%83.47%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:85.86%90.56%
Homes with a radio:68.04%77.23%
Homes with a television:84.09%88.20%
Homes with a refrigerator:66.42%60.88%
Homes with a washing machine:37.41%32.21%
Homes with a car:23.56%21.75%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:13.25%11.47%
Homes with landline telephone:14.87%21.59%
Homes with cell phones:72.16%19.22%
Homes with Internet:27.10%2.87%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Santo Tomás Mazaltepec

Many people want to stay in the town of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec 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 Santo Tomás Mazaltepec

A weekend in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Las mejores montes de Santo Tomás Mazaltepec para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro El Catrin (1841 meters): 4.1 km walk (83 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Jalapa (1947 meters): 6.1 km walk (76 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro El Costeño (2090 meters): 6.8 km walk (111 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro El Sol (1854 meters): 7.6 km walk (127 minutes), heading North.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec (Oaxaca)

In Santo Tomás Mazaltepec 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 Mazaltepec, 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 Mazaltepec
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santo Tomás Mazaltepec (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)131134265
Youth (6-14 years)208207415
Adults (15-59 years)8187401,558
Elderly (60+ years)192182374

#7 Pictures of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec (Oaxaca) is 68254

Are you going to send a letter to Santo Tomás Mazaltepec? Do you have a friend in Santo Tomás Mazaltepec and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec consists of the following 5 digits: 68254. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Santo Tomás Mazaltepec ("68") 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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