Xaltepec (Veracruz)

We have collected many facts about the large village of Xaltepec, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 705 inhabitants of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave.

The town of Xaltepec (Veracruz) belongs to the municipality of Tehuipango. There are 705 inhabitants and it is 2,423 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Orizaba is 82 minutes away by car (60 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #17 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Xaltepec, 99% of the inhabitants are catholic and 1% 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 Xaltepec? You can find it at 0.9 kilometers, in direction Southesast, from the town of Tehuipango, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Xaltepec through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Xaltepec? How to go? Map

Location map of Xaltepec in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Xaltepec, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Xaltepec (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 705 inhabitants

Population data in Xaltepec (Veracruz)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Xaltepec: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Xaltepec:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.0926.54
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:28.09%34.16%
Illiterate population (men):10.78%26.54%
Illiterate population (women):17.30%41.57%
Schooling level:5.122.80
Schooling level (men):5.693.56
Schooling level (women):4.622.09
Indigenous culture data in Xaltepec:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:82.27%87.10%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:18.16%47.82%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Xaltepec, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Xaltepec:
Employed population over 12 years:5.82%18.60%
Employed population over 12 years (men):10.57%33.85%
Employed population over 12 years (women):1.60%3.75%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:143120
Homes with electricity:100.00%98.02%
Housing with piped water:99.30%0.99%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:4.90%90.10%
Dwellings with radio:39.86%51.49%
Housing with television:58.04%31.68%
Housing with refrigerator:0.70%1.98%
Housing with washing machine:0.70%0.00%
Housing with automobile:0.70%0.99%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.70%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.40%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:31.47%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.99%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Xaltepec (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Xaltepec

With the satellite map of Xaltepec 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 Tehuipango. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Xaltepec.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Xaltepec

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

#5 What to do in Xaltepec

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Xaltepec? The list of the best places to visit in Xaltepec and nearby locations.
The best mountains in Xaltepec for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro Tepetiopa (2471 meters): 0.8 km walk (14 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Amaltepec (2453 meters): 3.1 km walk (39 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Tlachiloltecatl (2480 meters): 3.8 km walk (70 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro Motocalco (2462 meters): 7.1 km walk (92 minutes), heading Northeast.
Magical Towns to visit when in Xaltepec:
  • Orizaba (Veracruz): Don't miss "Palacio de Hierro", 82 km, heading North (60 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Xaltepec?
  • Ocotempa (Tetla) (288 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (1 minutes by car)
  • Ojo de Agua (925 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (1 minutes by car)
  • Tehuipango (2740 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Southwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Zacatlaixco (658 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the South (2 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 Xaltepec (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

In Xaltepec 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 Xaltepec, 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 Xaltepec
Data of the age pyramid of the town Xaltepec (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)503888
Youth (6-14 years)7271143
Adults (15-59 years)224202426
Elderly (60+ years)282048

#7 Photos of Xaltepec

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

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  5. Morelos (227 inhabitants)
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  7. Tilica (558 inhabitants)
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  14. Zacatecoxco (267 inhabitants)
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