El Cantón (Atarjea, Guanajuato)

The most complete information about the small village of El Cantón (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Guanajuato has 27 inhabitants?

The town of El Cantón is located in the Municipality of Atarjea (in the State of Guanajuato). There are 27 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #26 of the whole municipality. El Cantón is at 1,930 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Cantón, 21% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Cantón is located at 15.0 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of El Carricillo, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Atarjea) it is at 10.4 kilometers in direction North. 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 Cantón.

Where is El Cantón? How to get there? Map

Online map of El Cantón (Guanajuato) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.

Need to locate a certain El Cantón building on a satellite photo? In this link we have an updated image, where you can see the streets and houses of the village.

The population of El Cantón (Guanajuato) is 27 inhabitants

Population data in El Cantón (Atarjea, Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Cantón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Cantón:
Fertility rate (children per woman):526.09
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:7.41%13.64%
Illiterate population:22.22%27.27%
Illiterate population (men):7.41%26.09%
Illiterate population (women):14.81%28.57%
Schooling level:55.19
Schooling level (men):5.335.24
Schooling level (women):4.675.13
Indigenous culture data in El Cantón:
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 Cantón, 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 dwelling data in El Cantón:
Employed population over 12 years:22.22%34.09%
Employed population over 12 years (men):30.77%65.22%
Employed population over 12 years (women):14.29%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1015
Homes with electricity:90.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:10.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:80.00%72.73%
Dwellings with radio:0.00%18.18%
Housing with television:70.00%72.73%
Housing with refrigerator:70.00%36.36%
Housing with washing machine:50.00%18.18%
Housing with automobile:40.00%18.18%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:60.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:60.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Cantón (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guanajuato, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of El Cantón

With the satellite map of El Cantón 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 Atarjea. You can search free satellite map (2023) of El Cantón.

Population pyramid of El Cantón (Guanajuato)

In El Cantón 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 El Cantón, 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 El Cantón
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Cantón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)112
Youth (6-14 years)101
Adults (15-59 years)549
Elderly (60+ years)7815

Photos of El Cantón

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

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The Postal Code of El Cantón (Guanajuato) is 37947

Are you going to send a letter to El Cantón? Do you have a friend in El Cantón and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Cantón consists of the following 5 digits: 37947. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Cantón ("37") 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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Schools in El Cantón

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