Colonia Monte Alto (México)

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It was formerly known as Monte Alto.

The town of Colonia Monte Alto is located in the Municipality of El Oro (in the State of México). There are 149 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #41 in terms of number of inhabitants. Colonia Monte Alto is at 2,845 meters of altitude.

You may know this town as Monte Alto, because this was its former name. The inhabitants of this community decided to change its name in 2010.

Data: In Colonia Monte Alto, there is a percentage of 4% of indigenous population and 74% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Colonia Monte Alto? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Colonia Monte Alto is located at 1.1 kilometers from El Oro de Hidalgo, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Colonia Monte Alto.

Where is Colonia Monte Alto? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to Colonia Monte Alto (México) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Colonia Monte Alto, which has the following symbol Map marker

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The population of Colonia Monte Alto (México) is 149 inhabitants

Population data in Colonia Monte Alto (México)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Colonia Monte Alto: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Colonia Monte Alto:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.511.49
Population coming from outside the State of México:15.44%17.61%
Illiterate population:2.01%2.11%
Illiterate population (men):1.34%1.49%
Illiterate population (women):0.67%2.67%
Schooling level:10.218.89
Schooling level (men):109.49
Schooling level (women):10.378.39
Indigenous culture data in Colonia Monte Alto:
Percentage of indigenous population:4.03%0.70%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.34%0.70%
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 Colonia Monte Alto, 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 Colonia Monte Alto:
Employed population over 12 years:45.64%29.58%
Employed population over 12 years (men):54.69%40.30%
Employed population over 12 years (women):38.82%20.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4766
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:97.87%92.86%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%97.62%
Dwellings with radio:74.47%64.29%
Housing with television:100.00%92.86%
Housing with refrigerator:89.36%69.05%
Housing with washing machine:70.21%50.00%
Housing with automobile:40.43%38.10%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:38.30%14.29%
Homes with landline telephone:46.81%28.57%
Dwellings with cellular phones:74.47%42.86%
Homes with Internet:59.57%11.90%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Colonia Monte Alto (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of México, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Colonia Monte Alto

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Population pyramid of Colonia Monte Alto (México)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Colonia Monte Alto 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 Colonia Monte Alto there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Colonia Monte Alto
Data of the age pyramid of the town Colonia Monte Alto (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7714
Youth (6-14 years)161127
Adults (15-59 years)463581
Elderly (60+ years)161127

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