Colonia Morelos (State of Mexico)

Maps, photos and statistics of Colonia Morelos, a beautiful medium-sized town of 320 inhabitants of the State of México

The town of Colonia Morelos (State of Mexico) belongs to the municipality of Jiquipilco. There are 320 inhabitants and it is 2,550 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Villa del carbón is 32 minutes away by car (25 km). It is the most populated town in the position #65 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Colonia Morelos, 35% of the population over 12 years is single and 2% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Colonia Morelos is located at 8.3 kilometers (in direction Southwest) from the locality of San Bartolo Oxtotitlán, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Jiquipilco) it is at 3.9 kilometers in direction West. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of Colonia Morelos.

#1 Where is Colonia Morelos? How to go? Map

Online map of Colonia Morelos in México, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of Colonia Morelos (México) is 320 inhabitants

Population data in Colonia Morelos (State of Mexico)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Colonia Morelos: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Colonia Morelos:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.613.70
Population coming from outside the State of México:5.31%3.56%
Illiterate population:10.31%11.74%
Illiterate population (men):3.12%3.70%
Illiterate population (women):7.19%19.18%
Schooling level:6.065.40
Schooling level (men):6.536.06
Schooling level (women):5.694.86
Indigenous culture data in Colonia Morelos:
Percentage of indigenous population:65.62%86.12%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:25.31%31.32%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.31%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Colonia Morelos, 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 Morelos:
Employed population over 12 years:49.69%32.74%
Employed population over 12 years (men):54.42%49.63%
Employed population over 12 years (women):45.66%17.12%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:8385
Homes with electricity:96.39%93.22%
Housing with piped water:93.98%86.44%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:68.67%77.97%
Dwellings with radio:63.86%74.58%
Housing with television:87.95%86.44%
Housing with refrigerator:51.81%33.90%
Housing with washing machine:13.25%8.47%
Housing with automobile:38.55%20.34%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.02%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:2.41%16.95%
Dwellings with cellular phones:75.90%27.12%
Homes with Internet:2.41%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Colonia Morelos (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of México, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Colonia Morelos

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Colonia Morelos

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

#5 What to do in Colonia Morelos

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Mountains in Colonia Morelos for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Pico Tres Padres (2713 meters): 6.8 km walk (83 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • El Monti (2861 meters): 6.0 km walk (98 minutes), heading East.
  • Loma Alta (2687 meters): 8.1 km walk (113 minutes), heading North.
  • El Rincón (2632 meters): 8.5 km walk (111 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns near Colonia Morelos to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near Colonia Morelos:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of Colonia Morelos (México)

In Colonia Morelos 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 Colonia Morelos, 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 Colonia Morelos
Data of the age pyramid of the town Colonia Morelos (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)262854
Youth (6-14 years)292655
Adults (15-59 years)9976175
Elderly (60+ years)191736

#7 Photos of Colonia Morelos

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

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