Tierra Colorada (Santa Catarina Ixtepeji, Oaxaca)

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Did you know that this town in Oaxaca has 389 inhabitants?

The town of Tierra Colorada is located in the Municipality of Santa Catarina Ixtepeji (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 389 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #3 of the ranking. Tierra Colorada is at 2,214 meters of altitude.

Data: In Tierra Colorada, 27% of the population over 12 years is single and 25% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Tierra Colorada? You can find it at 13.4 kilometers, in direction Northwest, from the town of Santa Catarina Ixtepeji, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Tierra Colorada location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Tierra Colorada? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Tierra Colorada in Oaxaca? 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 Tierra Colorada.


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The population of Tierra Colorada (Oaxaca) is 389 inhabitants

Population data in Tierra Colorada (Santa Catarina Ixtepeji, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020194195389
2010217233450
2005194197391
Evolution of the population in Tierra Colorada: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tierra Colorada:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.520.86
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.80%0.67%
Illiterate population:2.06%1.56%
Illiterate population (men):0.51%0.86%
Illiterate population (women):1.54%2.30%
Schooling level:7.456.78
Schooling level (men):7.226.86
Schooling level (women):7.696.71
Indigenous culture data in Tierra Colorada:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:10.28%4.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:2.83%1.56%
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 Tierra Colorada, 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 Tierra Colorada:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:37.53%41.56%
Employed population over 12 years (men):51.28%59.23%
Employed population over 12 years (women):23.71%22.58%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:99110
Homes with electricity:100.00%98.02%
Housing with piped water:98.99%91.09%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:62.63%99.01%
Dwellings with radio:67.68%74.26%
Housing with television:78.79%82.18%
Housing with refrigerator:69.70%53.47%
Housing with washing machine:60.61%45.54%
Housing with automobile:31.31%26.73%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:14.14%12.87%
Homes with landline telephone:7.07%19.80%
Dwellings with cellular phones:76.77%36.63%
Homes with Internet:25.25%0.99%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tierra Colorada (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 Tierra Colorada

With the satellite map of Tierra Colorada 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 Santa Catarina Ixtepeji. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Tierra Colorada.


Population pyramid of Tierra Colorada (Oaxaca)

In Tierra Colorada 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 Tierra Colorada, 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 Tierra Colorada
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tierra Colorada (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)212041
Youth (6-14 years)303060
Adults (15-59 years)122122244
Elderly (60+ years)212344

Photos of Tierra Colorada

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

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The Postal Code of Tierra Colorada (Oaxaca) is 68777

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Tierra Colorada 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: 68777. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Tierra Colorada ("68") 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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  4. La Colorada (27 inhabitants)
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  6. Las Margaritas (43 inhabitants)
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  10. Shelabeny (17 inhabitants)
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  14. Yovaneli (- inhabitants)
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