El Caracol (Michoacán)

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

Did you know that this town in Michoacán de Ocampo has 27 inhabitants?

The town of El Caracol (Michoacán) belongs to the municipality of Tiquicheo de Nicolás Romero. There are 27 inhabitants and it is 643 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #57 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Caracol, 29% 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.

Do you want to locate the town of El Caracol? You can find it at 23.8 kilometers, in direction Southesast, from the town of Tiquicheo, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of El Caracol through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

What is the route to get to El Caracol (Michoacán de Ocampo)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of El Caracol (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 27 inhabitants

Population data in El Caracol (Michoacán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Caracol: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Caracol:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.366.25
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:7.41%16.67%
Illiterate population:22.22%16.67%
Illiterate population (men):7.41%6.25%
Illiterate population (women):14.81%28.57%
Schooling level:4.673.70
Schooling level (men):5.554.90
Schooling level (women):3.72.50
Indigenous culture data in El Caracol:
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 Caracol, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Tiquicheo de Nicolás Romero (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Caracol:
Employed population over 12 years:74.07%40.00%
Employed population over 12 years (men):73.33%75.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):75.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:77
Homes with electricity:100.00%57.14%
Housing with piped water:71.43%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%42.86%
Dwellings with radio:0.00%57.14%
Housing with television:71.43%14.29%
Housing with refrigerator:100.00%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:100.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:71.43%28.57%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:14.29%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:71.43%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Caracol (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Caracol

With the satellite map of El Caracol 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 Tiquicheo de Nicolás Romero. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Caracol.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Caracol

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

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Caracol? The list of the best places to visit in El Caracol and nearby locations.
The best mountains in El Caracol for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • El Mono (970 meters): 4.0 km walk (55 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro Los Guajes (612 meters): 3.4 km walk (56 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Las Cañas (1162 meters): 4.8 km walk (83 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Las Cañas (1273 meters): 6.1 km walk (126 minutes), heading Southwest.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of El Caracol?This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of El Caracol (Michoacán de Ocampo)

In El Caracol 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 Caracol, 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 Caracol
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Caracol (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)123
Youth (6-14 years)123
Adults (15-59 years)9918
Elderly (60+ years)123

#7 Photos of El Caracol

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

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#8 The Postal Code of El Caracol (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 61376

Are you going to send a letter to El Caracol? Do you have a friend in El Caracol and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Caracol consists of the following 5 digits: 61376. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Caracol ("61") correspond to the state code of Michoacán de Ocampo, 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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Tiquicheo de Nicolás Romero

  1. Arroyo Verde (16 inhabitants)
  2. El Llano de Zapote Grande (149 inhabitants)
  3. El Pantano (12 inhabitants)
  4. El Sauz (- inhabitants)
  5. El Tamarindo (La Curva) (121 inhabitants)
  6. La Cuchilla (10 inhabitants)
  7. La Cuindura (- inhabitants)
  8. La Jabonera (2 inhabitants)
  9. Las Palmas (19 inhabitants)
  10. Las Quiringüiquitas (- inhabitants)
  11. Las Trojas (15 inhabitants)
  12. Los Carricitos (14 inhabitants)
  13. El Timbinal (24 inhabitants)
  14. Nuevo Copándaro (50 inhabitants)
  15. Plan del Salmerón (14 inhabitants)