Colonia Zamora

Maps, pictures and statistics of Colonia Zamora, a beautiful large village of 700 inhabitants of the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave

The town of Colonia Zamora belongs to the municipality of Tlalnelhuayocan (State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave). There are 700 inhabitants and it is 1,540 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Coatepec is 16 minutes away by car (16 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #11 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Colonia Zamora, 72% of the inhabitants are catholic and 43% of the housings 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 Colonia Zamora? You can find it at 1.7 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Guadalupe Victoria, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Tlalnelhuayocan, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at South, at 1.3 kilometers. To enjoy the town of Colonia Zamora through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

How to get to the town of Colonia Zamora in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave? 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 Colonia Zamora.


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#2 The population of Colonia Zamora (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave) is 700 inhabitants

Population data in Colonia Zamora
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Colonia Zamora: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Colonia Zamora:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.136.25
Population coming from outside the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave:4.14%2.58%
Illiterate population:6.43%9.15%
Illiterate population (men):2.29%6.25%
Illiterate population (women):4.14%11.93%
Schooling level:7.936.02
Schooling level (men):7.956.32
Schooling level (women):7.915.70
Indigenous culture data in Colonia Zamora:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%3.52%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.14%1.17%
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 Zamora, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Colonia Zamora:
Employed population over 12 years:49.71%36.85%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.91%53.37%
Employed population over 12 years (women):39.73%21.10%
Number of inhabited private housings:186158
Homes with electricity:99.46%89.58%
Homes with piped water:98.92%62.50%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:96.24%97.92%
Homes with a radio:77.42%69.79%
Homes with a television:95.16%81.25%
Homes with a refrigerator:71.51%43.75%
Homes with a washing machine:43.01%14.58%
Homes with a car:21.51%14.58%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:19.89%8.33%
Homes with landline telephone:14.52%1.04%
Homes with cell phones:88.71%59.38%
Homes with Internet:54.84%2.08%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Colonia Zamora (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Colonia Zamora

With the satellite map of Colonia Zamora 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 Tlalnelhuayocan. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Colonia Zamora.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Colonia Zamora

Many people want to stay in the town of Colonia Zamora 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 What to do in Colonia Zamora

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Colonia Zamora? The list of the best places to visit in Colonia Zamora and nearby locations.
Las mejores montes de Colonia Zamora para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro Estopa (1638 meters): 0.5 km walk (7 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro Colorado (1483 meters): 3.3 km walk (56 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Mesa Los Juanes (1667 meters): 4.2 km walk (52 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Cozotepec (1777 meters): 3.8 km walk (49 minutes), heading West.
Magical Towns to visit when in Colonia Zamora:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Colonia Zamora?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Colonia Zamora (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave)

In Colonia Zamora 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 Zamora, 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 Zamora
Data of the age pyramid of the town Colonia Zamora (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)252853
Youth (6-14 years)7467141
Adults (15-59 years)236199435
Elderly (60+ years)353671

#7 Pictures of Colonia Zamora

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

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  2. Cañada Larga (677 inhabitants)
  3. Cuauzacatla (129 inhabitants)
  4. La Querencia (- inhabitants)
  5. Los Paredones (18 inhabitants)
  6. Olinca (Mesa de Gómez) (55 inhabitants)
  7. Plan de Mesa Chica (177 inhabitants)
  8. Potrerillos (Mesa de la Yerba) (35 inhabitants)
  9. Rancho Kalimba (- inhabitants)
  10. Rancho Mot Mot (- inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Otli (- inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Viejo (558 inhabitants)
  13. Rancho Yang Tao (- inhabitants)
  14. Rincón de los Encinos (3 inhabitants)
  15. Tlalnelhuayocan (1129 inhabitants)