Santiago Choápam is a Municipality of 5413 inhabitants, placed in the State of Oaxaca, with a fertility rate of 3.08 children per woman. 2.03% of the population migrated from outside the State of Oaxaca. 72.73% of the population is indigenous, 49.03% of the inhabitants speak one indigenous language, and 2.92% speak that indigenous language, but not Spanish.80.49% of the inhabitants of Santiago Choápam are Catholic, 40.20% are economically active and, within this active population, 97.59% are employed. Additionally, 63.50% of the dwellings have piped water and 0.72% have Internet access.
List of Towns, communities and towns in the Municipality of Santiago Choápam:
Arroyo Chancarro (6 inhabitants)
Arroyo Frijol (30 inhabitants)
Arroyo Seco (38 inhabitants)
La Carmelita (73 inhabitants)
La Ermita o Maninaltepec (212 inhabitants)
Piedra del Sol (5 inhabitants)