Duranes de Arriba

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The town of Duranes de Arriba belongs to the municipality of Valle de Santiago (State of Guanajuato). There are 698 inhabitants and it is 1,695 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #35 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Duranes de Arriba, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 83% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Duranes de Arriba? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Duranes de Arriba is located at 22.0 kilometers from Valle de Santiago, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Duranes de Arriba.

#1 Where is Duranes de Arriba? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Duranes de Arriba in Guanajuato? 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 Duranes de Arriba.


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#2 The population of Duranes de Arriba (Guanajuato) is 698 inhabitants

Population data in Duranes de Arriba
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Duranes de Arriba: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Duranes de Arriba:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9612.36
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:0.14%1.83%
Illiterate population:13.61%13.04%
Illiterate population (men):6.30%12.36%
Illiterate population (women):7.31%13.60%
Schooling level:5.54.38
Schooling level (men):5.254.14
Schooling level (women):5.744.57
Indigenous culture data in Duranes de Arriba:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.13%
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 Duranes de Arriba, 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 housing data in Duranes de Arriba:
Employed population over 12 years:40.26%18.77%
Employed population over 12 years (men):61.92%38.22%
Employed population over 12 years (women):19.21%2.63%
Number of inhabited private housings:184292
Homes with electricity:100.00%99.48%
Homes with piped water:100.00%98.96%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:97.28%66.67%
Homes with a radio:60.33%78.12%
Homes with a television:96.74%95.31%
Homes with a refrigerator:97.28%84.90%
Homes with a washing machine:72.83%69.27%
Homes with a car:64.67%32.29%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:2.72%1.04%
Homes with landline telephone:3.26%3.65%
Homes with cell phones:83.15%44.79%
Homes with Internet:6.52%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Duranes de Arriba (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 Duranes de Arriba

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#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Duranes de Arriba

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#5 What to do in Duranes de Arriba

A weekend in Duranes de Arriba and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Duranes de Arriba and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Las mejores montes de Duranes de Arriba para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Panales (1887 meters): 4.4 km walk (71 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Prieto (1800 meters): 4.3 km walk (53 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • San Roque (1827 meters): 5.8 km walk (103 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro El Tambor (1783 meters): 5.9 km walk (88 minutes), heading Southeast.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Duranes de Arriba?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Duranes de Arriba (Guanajuato)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Duranes de Arriba by age and gender, 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 Duranes de Arriba there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Duranes de Arriba
Data of the age pyramid of the town Duranes de Arriba (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)273865
Youth (6-14 years)6045105
Adults (15-59 years)198199397
Elderly (60+ years)6962131

#7 Pictures of Duranes de Arriba

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#8 The Postal Code of Duranes de Arriba (Guanajuato) is 38414

Are you going to send a letter to Duranes de Arriba? Do you have a friend in Duranes de Arriba and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Duranes de Arriba consists of the following 5 digits: 38414. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Duranes de Arriba ("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.

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  4. Chicamito (257 inhabitants)
  5. Colonia Emiliano Zapata (La Nopalera) (104 inhabitants)
  6. Cuadrilla de Andaracua (370 inhabitants)
  7. El Cerrito Colorado (33 inhabitants)
  8. Granja Francisco Jaramillo (4 inhabitants)
  9. Granja Nieto (3 inhabitants)
  10. Granja San Fernando (- inhabitants)
  11. Manga de Buenavista (295 inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Nuevo de las Torres (Presa de Dueñas) (12 inhabitants)
  13. Rincón de Parangueo (3015 inhabitants)
  14. San Joaquín de Abajo (76 inhabitants)
  15. Soledad de Altamira (77 inhabitants)