El Atajo (Mascota, Jalisco)

Learn about small village of El Atajo through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 28 inhabitants of the State of Jalisco

The town of El Atajo is located in the Municipality of Mascota (in the State of Jalisco). There are 28 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #31 of the whole municipality. El Atajo is at 1,265 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Atajo, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 90% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Atajo is located at 13.1 kilometers (in direction Southwest) from the locality of Mascota, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of El Atajo.

#1 Where is El Atajo? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of El Atajo in Jalisco? 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 El Atajo.

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#2 The population of El Atajo (Jalisco) is 28 inhabitants

Population data in El Atajo (Mascota, Jalisco)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Atajo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Atajo:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.827.69
Population coming from outside the State of Jalisco:7.14%4.65%
Illiterate population:7.14%4.65%
Illiterate population (men):3.57%7.69%
Illiterate population (women):3.57%0.00%
Schooling level:7.45.31
Schooling level (men):7.295.41
Schooling level (women):7.555.17
Indigenous culture data in El Atajo:
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 El Atajo, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Jalisco, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Atajo:
Employed population over 12 years:67.86%30.23%
Employed population over 12 years (men):87.50%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):41.67%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1016
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:90.00%91.67%
Dwellings with radio:60.00%91.67%
Housing with television:80.00%58.33%
Housing with refrigerator:100.00%100.00%
Housing with washing machine:90.00%41.67%
Housing with automobile:50.00%41.67%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%25.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:70.00%33.33%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Atajo (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Jalisco, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Atajo

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Atajo, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Mascota. You can search free satellite map (2023) of El Atajo.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Atajo

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

#5 Population pyramid of El Atajo (Jalisco)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of El Atajo 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 El Atajo there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of El Atajo
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Atajo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)101
Youth (6-14 years)022
Adults (15-59 years)61117
Elderly (60+ years)538

#6 Photos of El Atajo

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of El Atajo? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like El Atajo.

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#7 Vote for El Atajo as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 4.7/5
(considering 3 votes)

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Mascota

  1. Ahuilote (4 inhabitants)
  2. Ánimas Viejas (- inhabitants)
  3. El Crucero de San Pedro (Los Lobos) (13 inhabitants)
  4. El Empedrado (82 inhabitants)
  5. El Naranjo (5 inhabitants)
  6. El Nogal (14 inhabitants)
  7. El Pedazo del Limón (10 inhabitants)
  8. Gilberto Martínez (2 inhabitants)
  9. Hacienda la Escondida (1 inhabitants)
  10. La Palapa (56 inhabitants)
  11. La Troje (6 inhabitants)
  12. Las Mesas (55 inhabitants)
  13. Mascota (9272 inhabitants)
  14. Mirandilla (163 inhabitants)
  15. Rancho las Torres (Tlalpuyec) (- inhabitants)