Belén (Apaseo el Alto, Guanajuato)

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All the information about this town of 625 inhabitants of the State of Guanajuato

The town of Belén is located in the Municipality of Apaseo el Alto (in the State of Guanajuato). There are 625 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #17 in terms of number of inhabitants. Belén is at 2,034 meters of altitude.

Data: In Belén, 97% of the inhabitants are catholic and 75% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Belén is located at 14.2 kilometers from Apaseo el Alto, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Belén.

Where is Belén? How to get there? Map

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The population of Belén (Guanajuato) is 625 inhabitants

Population data in Belén (Apaseo el Alto, Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020321304625
2010366332698
2005370306676
Evolution of the population in Belén: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Belén:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.5310.54
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:4.48%4.15%
Illiterate population:9.60%13.18%
Illiterate population (men):3.36%10.54%
Illiterate population (women):6.24%15.57%
Schooling level:5.964.94
Schooling level (men):5.94.77
Schooling level (women):6.015.09
Indigenous culture data in Belén:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.43%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.14%
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 Belén, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guanajuato, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Belén:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:40.64%24.07%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.20%44.88%
Employed population over 12 years (women):22.12%5.19%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:182241
Homes with electricity:99.45%98.92%
Housing with piped water:100.00%97.30%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:90.66%85.41%
Dwellings with radio:80.77%72.97%
Housing with television:97.25%92.97%
Housing with refrigerator:97.25%87.03%
Housing with washing machine:75.27%48.11%
Housing with automobile:36.81%33.51%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:8.24%2.70%
Homes with landline telephone:29.67%43.24%
Dwellings with cellular phones:77.47%28.65%
Homes with Internet:9.34%1.08%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Belén (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guanajuato, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Belén

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Belén, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Apaseo el Alto. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Belén.


Population pyramid of Belén (Guanajuato)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Belén by age and sex, 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 Belén there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Belén
Data of the age pyramid of the town Belén (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)372663
Youth (6-14 years)395998
Adults (15-59 years)200185385
Elderly (60+ years)453479

Photos of Belén

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The Postal Code of Belén (Guanajuato) is 38536

Are you going to send a letter to Belén? Do you have a friend in Belén and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Belén consists of the following 5 digits: 38536. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Belén ("38") correspond to the state code of Guanajuato, 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. El Maguey (- inhabitants)
  3. El Paraíso (3 inhabitants)
  4. El Pedregalito (8 inhabitants)
  5. El Pintor (Cervantes) (2 inhabitants)
  6. El Pocito (El Pocito de la Virgen) (458 inhabitants)
  7. El Potrerito (Las Casas de Emiliano) (37 inhabitants)
  8. El Potrero de Dolores (11 inhabitants)
  9. El Refugio de Gamboa (296 inhabitants)
  10. Estancia de Paredones (- inhabitants)
  11. Granja Avícola Número 48 (5 inhabitants)
  12. La Peña (15 inhabitants)
  13. Los Cervantes (San Antonio de los Cervantes) (39 inhabitants)
  14. Nopalera de Juárez (4 inhabitants)
  15. San Rafael de los Piñas (38 inhabitants)