Barranca Prieta (State of Mexico)

The most complete information about the large village of Barranca Prieta (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in México has 707 inhabitants?

The town of Barranca Prieta (State of Mexico) belongs to the municipality of Huehuetoca. There are 707 inhabitants and it is 2,261 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Tepotzotlán is 29 minutes away by car (21 km). It is the most populated town in the position #15 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Barranca Prieta, there is a percentage of 1% of indigenous population and 84% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Barranca Prieta? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Barranca Prieta is located at 2.7 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Colonia Santa Teresa, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Huehuetoca) it is at 2.6 kilometers in direction Southesast. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of Barranca Prieta.

#1 Where is Barranca Prieta? How to go? Map

Location map of Barranca Prieta in México: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Barranca Prieta, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Barranca Prieta (México) is 707 inhabitants

Population data in Barranca Prieta (State of Mexico)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Barranca Prieta: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Barranca Prieta:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.065.59
Population coming from outside the State of México:3.96%13.25%
Illiterate population:6.65%6.35%
Illiterate population (men):2.40%5.59%
Illiterate population (women):4.24%7.08%
Schooling level:8.256.96
Schooling level (men):8.437.08
Schooling level (women):8.16.84
Indigenous culture data in Barranca Prieta:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.85%2.30%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.14%0.55%
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 Barranca Prieta, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of México, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Barranca Prieta:
Employed population over 12 years:49.36%31.33%
Employed population over 12 years (men):62.46%48.99%
Employed population over 12 years (women):38.22%14.38%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:143223
Homes with electricity:100.00%97.22%
Housing with piped water:99.30%75.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%91.67%
Dwellings with radio:72.03%79.44%
Housing with television:84.62%95.56%
Housing with refrigerator:87.41%77.78%
Housing with washing machine:71.33%65.56%
Housing with automobile:46.85%41.67%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:21.68%11.67%
Homes with landline telephone:20.98%16.67%
Dwellings with cellular phones:83.92%69.44%
Homes with Internet:37.76%4.44%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Barranca Prieta (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of México, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Barranca Prieta

With the satellite map of Barranca Prieta 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 Huehuetoca. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Barranca Prieta.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Barranca Prieta

Many people want to stay in the town of Barranca Prieta itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

#5 What to do in Barranca Prieta

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Barranca Prieta? The list of the best places to visit in Barranca Prieta and nearby locations.
The best mountains in Barranca Prieta for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro Sincoque (2581 meters): 5.1 km walk (88 minutes), heading West.
  • Mesa Grande (2510 meters): 7.8 km walk (123 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro de La Estrella (Cerro Grande Guaytepeque) (2703 meters): 8.3 km walk (152 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro La Organera (2462 meters): 10.7 km walk (150 minutes), heading Northwest.
Magical Towns to visit when in Barranca Prieta:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Barranca Prieta?This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of Barranca Prieta (México)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Barranca Prieta by age and gender, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Barranca Prieta there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Barranca Prieta
Data of the age pyramid of the town Barranca Prieta (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)373269
Youth (6-14 years)6556121
Adults (15-59 years)255216471
Elderly (60+ years)252146

#7 Photos of Barranca Prieta

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Barranca Prieta? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Barranca Prieta.

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#8 The Postal Code of Barranca Prieta (México) is 54687

Are you going to send a letter to Barranca Prieta? Do you have a friend in Barranca Prieta and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Barranca Prieta consists of the following 5 digits: 54687. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Barranca Prieta ("54") correspond to the state code of México, 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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