Botija (Guanajuato)

Maps, photos and statistics of Botija, a beautiful medium-sized town of 356 inhabitants of the State of Guanajuato

The town of Botija is located in the Municipality of Valle de Santiago (in the State of Guanajuato). There are 356 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #74 of the whole municipality. Botija is at 1,712 meters of altitude.

Data: In Botija, 91% of the inhabitants are catholic and 85% 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 Botija is located at 18.2 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of Valle de Santiago, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. 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 Botija.

#1 Where is Botija? How to get there? Map

Online map of Botija (Guanajuato) 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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#2 The population of Botija (Guanajuato) is 356 inhabitants

Population data in Botija (Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Botija: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Botija:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.696.71
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:1.69%1.97%
Illiterate population:4.78%7.61%
Illiterate population (men):2.53%6.71%
Illiterate population (women):2.25%8.25%
Schooling level:6.585.41
Schooling level (men):6.365.21
Schooling level (women):6.775.56
Indigenous culture data in Botija:
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 Botija, 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 Botija:
Employed population over 12 years:48.31%31.55%
Employed population over 12 years (men):74.36%57.72%
Employed population over 12 years (women):28.00%12.62%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:103121
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:88.35%75.00%
Dwellings with radio:68.93%88.54%
Housing with television:91.26%97.92%
Housing with refrigerator:94.17%83.33%
Housing with washing machine:85.44%80.21%
Housing with automobile:57.28%45.83%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:12.62%1.04%
Homes with landline telephone:61.17%65.62%
Dwellings with cellular phones:49.51%17.71%
Homes with Internet:30.10%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Botija (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guanajuato, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Botija

With the satellite map of Botija 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 Valle de Santiago. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Botija.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Botija

Many people want to stay in the town of Botija 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 Population pyramid of Botija (Guanajuato)

In Botija 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 Botija, 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 Botija
Data of the age pyramid of the town Botija (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)161430
Youth (6-14 years)261339
Adults (15-59 years)11999218
Elderly (60+ years)393069

#6 Photos of Botija

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Botija? 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 Botija.

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#7 The Postal Code of Botija (Guanajuato) is 38440

Are you going to send a letter to Botija? Do you have a friend in Botija and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Botija consists of the following 5 digits: 38440. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Botija ("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.

#8 Vote for Botija as the most beautiful town in Mexico

Do you like Botija or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for Botija to let everyone know about it. Use these stars ("0" you don't like it much, "5" you like it a lot) to rate it with your opinion.

Average Rating: 4.0/5
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#10 Schools in Botija

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  2. El Borrego (167 inhabitants)
  3. El Mosco (7 inhabitants)
  4. El Nacimiento (101 inhabitants)
  5. Granja Rocha (3 inhabitants)
  6. Granja San Antonio (8 inhabitants)
  7. Granja Santa Engracia (- inhabitants)
  8. Guarapo (702 inhabitants)
  9. Hoya de Cintora (La Hoya de Abajo) (38 inhabitants)
  10. Rancho Los Molina (29 inhabitants)
  11. Rincón de Alonso Sánchez (659 inhabitants)
  12. San Cristóbal (937 inhabitants)
  13. San Francisco Javier (Rancho Grande) (235 inhabitants)
  14. San José de Araceo (642 inhabitants)
  15. San José del Brazo (La Correa) (318 inhabitants)