Zagalá (Oaxaca)

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So you will learn about this incredible town of 45 inhabitants of Oaxaca.

The town of Zagalá is located in the Municipality of San Luis Amatlán (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 45 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #14 of the whole municipality. Zagalá is at 1,447 meters of altitude.

Data: In Zagalá, 96% of the inhabitants are catholic and 36% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Zagalá is located at 4.2 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of San Esteban Amatlán, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (San Luis Amatlán) it is at 12.3 kilometers in direction North. 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 Zagalá.

Where is Zagalá? How to get there? Map

Online map of Zagalá (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 Zagalá (Oaxaca) is 45 inhabitants

Population data in Zagalá (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Zagalá: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Zagalá:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.6225.00
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:8.89%0.00%
Illiterate population:15.56%27.50%
Illiterate population (men):8.89%25.00%
Illiterate population (women):6.67%30.00%
Schooling level:6.474.11
Schooling level (men):6.354.64
Schooling level (women):6.623.54
Indigenous culture data in Zagalá:
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 Zagalá, 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 Zagalá:
Employed population over 12 years:31.11%12.50%
Employed population over 12 years (men):54.55%15.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):8.70%10.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1115
Homes with electricity:90.91%80.00%
Housing with piped water:45.45%10.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:63.64%90.00%
Dwellings with radio:54.55%90.00%
Housing with television:45.45%60.00%
Housing with refrigerator:72.73%60.00%
Housing with washing machine:36.36%10.00%
Housing with automobile:18.18%10.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:9.09%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:18.18%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:45.45%40.00%
Homes with Internet:9.09%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Zagalá (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 Zagalá

With the satellite map of Zagalá 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. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Zagalá.

Population pyramid of Zagalá (Oaxaca)

In Zagalá 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 Zagalá, 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 Zagalá
Data of the age pyramid of the town Zagalá (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)617
Youth (6-14 years)448
Adults (15-59 years)101424
Elderly (60+ years)336

Photos of Zagalá

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