Yerba Santa (Santo Domingo de Morelos, Oaxaca)

Maps, photos and statistics of Yerba Santa, a beautiful large village of 829 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Yerba Santa is located in the Municipality of Santo Domingo de Morelos (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 829 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #5 of the whole municipality. Yerba Santa is at 159 meters of altitude.

Data: In Yerba Santa, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 23% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Yerba Santa? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Yerba Santa is located at 4.5 kilometers (in direction Northeast) from the locality of Santo Domingo de Morelos, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of Yerba Santa.

Where is Yerba Santa? How to get there? Map

Online map of Yerba Santa (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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The population of Yerba Santa (Oaxaca) is 829 inhabitants

Population data in Yerba Santa (Santo Domingo de Morelos, Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Yerba Santa: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Yerba Santa:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0114.88
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.84%0.00%
Illiterate population:14.23%17.36%
Illiterate population (men):5.55%14.88%
Illiterate population (women):8.69%19.82%
Schooling level:5.244.31
Schooling level (men):5.514.69
Schooling level (women):53.92
Indigenous culture data in Yerba Santa:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.76%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:85.40%84.87%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:12.30%20.62%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Yerba Santa, 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 Yerba Santa:
Employed population over 12 years:15.20%14.09%
Employed population over 12 years (men):26.01%22.02%
Employed population over 12 years (women):5.31%6.21%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:182133
Homes with electricity:94.51%85.50%
Housing with piped water:93.96%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:24.73%95.42%
Dwellings with radio:54.40%64.89%
Housing with television:27.47%33.59%
Housing with refrigerator:50.55%21.37%
Housing with washing machine:1.10%0.76%
Housing with automobile:4.40%3.05%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.10%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:2.75%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:23.08%0.00%
Homes with Internet:3.30%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Yerba Santa (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 Yerba Santa

With the satellite map of Yerba Santa 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 Santo Domingo de Morelos. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Yerba Santa.

Population pyramid of Yerba Santa (Oaxaca)

In Yerba Santa 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 Yerba Santa, 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 Yerba Santa
Data of the age pyramid of the town Yerba Santa (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5963122
Youth (6-14 years)10492196
Adults (15-59 years)237204441
Elderly (60+ years)333770

Photos of Yerba Santa

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The Postal Code of Yerba Santa (Oaxaca) is 70908

Are you going to send a letter to Yerba Santa? Do you have a friend in Yerba Santa and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Yerba Santa consists of the following 5 digits: 70908. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Yerba Santa ("70") 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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  2. Barrio Nuevo (553 inhabitants)
  3. Cañada Brava (1344 inhabitants)
  4. Cerro Campana (583 inhabitants)
  5. Cerro Campana Alto (120 inhabitants)
  6. Cerro Hermoso (- inhabitants)
  7. Las Pilas (647 inhabitants)
  8. Los Sebastianes (- inhabitants)
  9. Macahuitera (567 inhabitants)
  10. Piedra del Sol (907 inhabitants)
  11. Río Grande (77 inhabitants)
  12. San José Piedras Negras (1248 inhabitants)
  13. Santo Domingo de Morelos (1960 inhabitants)
  14. Taraguntín (106 inhabitants)
  15. Yerba Santa (829 inhabitants)