El Barril (Nuevo León)

We have collected many facts about the small village of El Barril, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 12 inhabitants of Nuevo León.

The town of El Barril (Nuevo León) belongs to the municipality of Carmen. There are 12 inhabitants and it is 498 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #13 of the ranking.

In 2020, the authorities declared it uninhabited.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Do you want to locate the town of El Barril? You can find it at 10.0 kilometers, in direction North, from the town of Carmen, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of El Barril through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is El Barril? How to go? Map

Online map of El Barril in Nuevo León, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of El Barril (Nuevo León) is 12 inhabitants

Population data in El Barril (Nuevo León)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Barril: Total   Men   Women

According to the 2010 official census, in the town there were 8 males and 4 females. The female/male ratio is 0.500, and the fertility rate is 4.75 children per woman. Of the total population, 58.33% comes from outside the State of Nuevo León. 0.00% of the population is illiterate (0.00% of men and 0.00% of women). The level of schooling is 5.44 (6.20 in men and 4.50 in women).

Indigenous culture in El Barril
0.00% of the population is indigenous, and 0.00% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 0.00% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in El Barril
50.00% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (62.50% of the men, and 25.00% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in El Barril
In El Barril there are 5 dwellings. 100.00% of the dwellings have electricity, 60.00% have piped water, 100.00% have toilet or restroom, 80.00% have a radio receiver, 100.00% a television, 100.00% a fridge, 60.00% a washing-machine, 20.00% a car or a van, 0.00% a personal computer, 0.00% a landline telephone, 60.00% mobile phone, and 0.00% Internet access.

#3 Satellite photo of El Barril

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Barril

Many people want to stay in the town of El Barril 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 El Barril

A weekend in El Barril and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in El Barril and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in El Barril for hiking and trails:
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  • Los Tres Picos (1544 meters): 11.7 km walk (219 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • La Cruz (591 meters): 16.3 km walk (315 minutes), heading North.
  • Loma Colorada (626 meters): 15.0 km walk (214 minutes), heading North.
Other towns near El Barril:
  • San José (9 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (4 minutes by car)
  • El Jaral (30843 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • Buena Vista (29920 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the West (5 minutes by car)
  • La Gloria (7 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the East (4 minutes by car)
  • San José (7 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northeast (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of El Barril (Nuevo León)

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

Population pyramid of El Barril

#7 Photos of El Barril

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of El Barril? 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 Barril.

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#8 Vote for El Barril as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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In the following links you can check the list of the best (and most beautiful) towns in Mexico and the State of Nuevo León, by popular vote:
- The best towns in Mexico
- The most beautiful towns in Nuevo León

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  4. Don Mario (- inhabitants)
  5. El Ébano (22 inhabitants)
  6. El Barril (- inhabitants)
  7. El Carmen (- inhabitants)
  8. El Parreño (12 inhabitants)
  9. Fundición Atlas (2 inhabitants)
  10. Emiliano Zapata (980 inhabitants)
  11. La Herradura (2 inhabitants)
  12. La Merced (- inhabitants)
  13. Los Cruz (1 inhabitants)
  14. Los González (- inhabitants)
  15. Sando Uno (- inhabitants)