Cerro Prieto (Villa Hidalgo, Zacatecas)

Learn about medium-sized town of Cerro Prieto through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 294 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The town of Cerro Prieto is located in the Municipality of Villa Hidalgo (in the State of Zacatecas). There are 294 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #17 of the ranking. Cerro Prieto is at 2,209 meters of altitude.

Data: In Cerro Prieto, 89% of the inhabitants are catholic and 65% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of Cerro Prieto? You can find it at 7.6 kilometers, in direction South, from the town of Villa Hidalgo, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Cerro Prieto location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

#1 Where is Cerro Prieto? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Cerro Prieto in Zacatecas? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Cerro Prieto.

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#2 The population of Cerro Prieto (Zacatecas) is 294 inhabitants

Population data in Cerro Prieto (Villa Hidalgo, Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cerro Prieto: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cerro Prieto:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.015.03
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:11.22%8.74%
Illiterate population:7.14%7.77%
Illiterate population (men):3.40%5.03%
Illiterate population (women):3.74%10.67%
Schooling level:7.476.55
Schooling level (men):7.326.30
Schooling level (women):7.616.80
Indigenous culture data in Cerro Prieto:
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 Cerro Prieto, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Cerro Prieto:
Employed population over 12 years:30.95%23.62%
Employed population over 12 years (men):54.73%39.62%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.85%6.67%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:8386
Homes with electricity:98.80%100.00%
Housing with piped water:96.39%94.74%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:81.93%80.26%
Dwellings with radio:62.65%71.05%
Housing with television:93.98%90.79%
Housing with refrigerator:73.49%75.00%
Housing with washing machine:65.06%52.63%
Housing with automobile:24.10%42.11%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.20%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.20%23.68%
Dwellings with cellular phones:72.29%35.53%
Homes with Internet:3.61%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cerro Prieto (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Zacatecas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Cerro Prieto

With the satellite map of Cerro Prieto 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 Villa Hidalgo. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Cerro Prieto.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cerro Prieto

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Cerro Prieto, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Cerro Prieto so you can contact them.:

#5 Population pyramid of Cerro Prieto (Zacatecas)

In Cerro Prieto 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 Cerro Prieto, 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 Cerro Prieto
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cerro Prieto (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)122133
Youth (6-14 years)212445
Adults (15-59 years)9080170
Elderly (60+ years)232346

#6 Photos of Cerro Prieto

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Villa Hidalgo

  1. Cerro Prieto (294 inhabitants)
  2. Colonia Juárez (78 inhabitants)
  3. El Manzano (5 inhabitants)
  4. El Naranjo (3 inhabitants)
  5. El Verde (El Socorro) (173 inhabitants)
  6. La Cerca (Can Can) (323 inhabitants)
  7. Ojo de Agua de la Presa (5 inhabitants)
  8. Pozo las Palmas (- inhabitants)
  9. Pozos de Guadalupe (37 inhabitants)
  10. Providencia (857 inhabitants)
  11. Purísima del Rucio (El Rucio) (455 inhabitants)
  12. San Agustín (386 inhabitants)
  13. San Antonio de la Cruz (106 inhabitants)
  14. San Antonio del Bajío (Puerto de Palmas) (200 inhabitants)
  15. Villa Hidalgo (4851 inhabitants)