Basigochi (Chihuahua)

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The town of Basigochi (Chihuahua) belongs to the municipality of Guachochi. There are 191 inhabitants and it is 2,395 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #54 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Basigochi, there is a percentage of 89% of indigenous population and 35% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Basigochi? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Basigochi is located at 52.5 kilometers from Guachochi, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Basigochi.

#1 Where is Basigochi? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Basigochi (Chihuahua)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of Basigochi (Chihuahua) is 191 inhabitants

Population data in Basigochi (Chihuahua)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Basigochi: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Basigochi:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.040.00
Population coming from outside the State of Chihuahua:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:17.28%0.96%
Illiterate population (men):5.24%0.00%
Illiterate population (women):12.04%1.96%
Schooling level:5.315.71
Schooling level (men):5.636.17
Schooling level (women):5.075.27
Indigenous culture data in Basigochi:
Percentage of indigenous population:89.01%90.38%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:68.59%68.27%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:7.33%10.58%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Basigochi, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chihuahua, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Basigochi:
Employed population over 12 years:69.63%33.65%
Employed population over 12 years (men):68.54%62.26%
Employed population over 12 years (women):70.59%3.92%
Number of inhabited private housings:5731
Homes with electricity:36.84%20.00%
Homes with piped water:75.44%26.67%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:3.51%100.00%
Homes with a radio:54.39%70.00%
Homes with a television:12.28%13.33%
Homes with a refrigerator:14.04%10.00%
Homes with a washing machine:10.53%6.67%
Homes with a car:15.79%13.33%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.51%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.75%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:35.09%3.33%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Basigochi (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chihuahua, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Basigochi

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Basigochi, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Guachochi. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Basigochi.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Basigochi

Do you want to stay in Basigochi? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Basigochi:

#5 What to do in Basigochi

Want to know what to see in Basigochi if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Basigochi.
Mountains in Basigochi for hiking and trails:
  • Mesa Situchi (2451 meters): 3.1 km walk (49 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Recoguata (2600 meters): 3.4 km walk (46 minutes), heading West.
  • Mesa Mechoqueachi (2418 meters): 7.9 km walk (108 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Santa Rita (2583 meters): 8.8 km walk (181 minutes), heading Northwest.
Other towns near Basigochi:
  • Moba (9 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • Aguachochi (27 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Pesachi (36 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (3 minutes by car)
  • Rekowata (45 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the West (3 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 Basigochi (Chihuahua)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Basigochi 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 Basigochi there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Basigochi
Data of the age pyramid of the town Basigochi (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)101525
Youth (6-14 years)201838
Adults (15-59 years)6145106
Elderly (60+ years)111122

#7 Pictures of Basigochi

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Basigochi (Chihuahua) is 33188

Are you going to send a letter to Basigochi? Do you have a friend in Basigochi and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Basigochi consists of the following 5 digits: 33188. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Basigochi ("33") correspond to the state code of Chihuahua, 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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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Guachochi

  1. Ajolotes (5 inhabitants)
  2. Bajío de los González (76 inhabitants)
  3. Basirecota (Huasurecota) (27 inhabitants)
  4. Boquimoba (27 inhabitants)
  5. Boquimoba (11 inhabitants)
  6. Cajeme (- inhabitants)
  7. Casa Blanca (40 inhabitants)
  8. Cuchachi (19 inhabitants)
  9. El Manzano (35 inhabitants)
  10. El Manzano (21 inhabitants)
  11. Guacharachi (16 inhabitants)
  12. Los Arbolitos (Choguita) (21 inhabitants)
  13. Mesa Yerbanís (8 inhabitants)
  14. Ranchería Napuchi (- inhabitants)
  15. San Rafael (4 inhabitants)