Sitio del Palmar

Maps, photos and statistics of Sitio del Palmar, a beautiful medium-sized town of 469 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Sitio del Palmar belongs to the municipality of San Luis Amatlán (State of Oaxaca). There are 469 inhabitants and it is 1,578 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #3 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Sitio del Palmar, 99% of the inhabitants are catholic and 12% 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 Sitio del Palmar? You can find it at 13.9 kilometers, in direction South, from the town of San Esteban Amatlán, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to San Luis Amatlán, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at East, at 6.5 kilometers. To enjoy the town of Sitio del Palmar through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Sitio del Palmar? How to go? Map

Online map of Sitio del Palmar (Oaxaca) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of Sitio del Palmar (Oaxaca) is 469 inhabitants

Population data in Sitio del Palmar
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Sitio del Palmar: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Sitio del Palmar:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8614.36
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.28%0.00%
Illiterate population:14.29%19.62%
Illiterate population (men):5.76%14.36%
Illiterate population (women):8.53%24.54%
Schooling level:6.334.40
Schooling level (men):6.414.54
Schooling level (women):6.264.29
Indigenous culture data in Sitio del Palmar:
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 Sitio del Palmar, 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 Sitio del Palmar:
Employed population over 12 years:27.08%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (men):40.17%47.52%
Employed population over 12 years (women):14.58%52.31%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:105143
Homes with electricity:97.14%95.56%
Housing with piped water:89.52%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:65.71%88.89%
Dwellings with radio:37.14%34.44%
Housing with television:69.52%63.33%
Housing with refrigerator:69.52%44.44%
Housing with washing machine:12.38%5.56%
Housing with automobile:29.52%17.78%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.71%1.11%
Homes with landline telephone:13.33%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:66.67%15.56%
Homes with Internet:17.14%2.22%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Sitio del Palmar (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 Sitio del Palmar

With the satellite map of Sitio del Palmar 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 San Luis Amatlán. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Sitio del Palmar.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Sitio del Palmar

Many people want to stay in the town of Sitio del Palmar 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 Sitio del Palmar

Want to know what to see in Sitio del Palmar if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Sitio del Palmar.
Mountains in Sitio del Palmar for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Guevesechi (1883 meters): 2.4 km walk (34 minutes), heading West.
  • Mesa Piedra Mesa (1718 meters): 2.6 km walk (34 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Guise (2015 meters): 3.8 km walk (59 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro Ligatiaga (2241 meters): 4.8 km walk (78 minutes), heading Northwest.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Sitio del Palmar?
  • Tejocote (116 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Gozachina (24 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (1 minutes by car)
  • Guigoza (96 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (2 minutes by car)
  • Antigual (190 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (4 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 Sitio del Palmar (Oaxaca)

In Sitio del Palmar 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 Sitio del Palmar, 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 Sitio del Palmar
Data of the age pyramid of the town Sitio del Palmar (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)343872
Youth (6-14 years)384179
Adults (15-59 years)151130281
Elderly (60+ years)172037

#7 Photos of Sitio del Palmar

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Sitio del Palmar (Oaxaca) is 70811

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Sitio del Palmar so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 70811. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Sitio del Palmar ("70") correspond to the State of Oaxaca, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of San Luis Amatlán

  1. Chirotete (32 inhabitants)
  2. Dviongo (24 inhabitants)
  3. El Tanque (El Sabino) (5 inhabitants)
  4. Gozachina (24 inhabitants)
  5. Guigoza (96 inhabitants)
  6. Herobeche (- inhabitants)
  7. Lachiguí (52 inhabitants)
  8. Las Salinas (3 inhabitants)
  9. Logoche (110 inhabitants)
  10. Los Pinos (7 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho El Laurel (16 inhabitants)
  12. San Esteban Amatlán (998 inhabitants)
  13. Tanitoni (12 inhabitants)
  14. Yegoveo (30 inhabitants)
  15. Zagalá (45 inhabitants)