El Capulín (Chapulhuacán, Hidalgo)

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of El Capulín (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Hidalgo has 241 inhabitants?

The town of El Capulín is located in the Municipality of Chapulhuacán (in the State of Hidalgo). There are 241 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #29 of the ranking. El Capulín is at 680 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Capulín, 88% of the inhabitants are catholic and 56% of the dwellings 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 El Capulín? You can find it at 7.0 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Chapulhuacán, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the El Capulín location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is El Capulín? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of El Capulín in Hidalgo? 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 Capulín.


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The population of El Capulín (Hidalgo) is 241 inhabitants

Population data in El Capulín (Chapulhuacán, Hidalgo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020113128241
2010116126242
2005108113221
Evolution of the population in El Capulín: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Capulín:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.3312.70
Population coming from outside the State of Hidalgo:17.43%11.98%
Illiterate population:8.30%16.12%
Illiterate population (men):3.73%12.70%
Illiterate population (women):4.56%19.83%
Schooling level:6.215.25
Schooling level (men):5.714.86
Schooling level (women):6.735.60
Indigenous culture data in El Capulín:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:3.32%1.65%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.83%0.41%
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 Capulín, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Hidalgo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Capulín:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:44.81%33.88%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.59%53.97%
Employed population over 12 years (women):29.20%12.07%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:6871
Homes with electricity:100.00%96.72%
Housing with piped water:100.00%98.36%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:98.53%88.52%
Dwellings with radio:51.47%49.18%
Housing with television:83.82%72.13%
Housing with refrigerator:76.47%50.82%
Housing with washing machine:55.88%21.31%
Housing with automobile:23.53%22.95%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.35%3.28%
Homes with landline telephone:4.41%4.92%
Dwellings with cellular phones:85.29%1.64%
Homes with Internet:11.76%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Capulín (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Hidalgo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of El Capulín

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


Population pyramid of El Capulín (Hidalgo)

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

Population pyramid of El Capulín
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Capulín (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)211738
Youth (6-14 years)183553
Adults (15-59 years)5657113
Elderly (60+ years)181937

Photos of El Capulín

In order for you to enjoy nature around El Capulín, 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 Capulín, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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The Postal Code of El Capulín (Hidalgo) is 42285

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Capulín so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 42285. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Capulín ("42") correspond to the State of Hidalgo, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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