El Chino (Zacatecas)

Maps, photos and statistics of El Chino, a beautiful large village of 823 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The town of El Chino (Zacatecas) belongs to the municipality of Pinos. There are 823 inhabitants and it is 2,267 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Pinos is 14 minutes away by car (13 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #25 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Chino, 28% of the population over 12 years is single and 35% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of El Chino is located at 9.2 kilometers from Pinos, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Chino.

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

Map to know how to get to El Chino (Zacatecas) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of El Chino, which has the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of El Chino (Zacatecas) is 823 inhabitants

Population data in El Chino (Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Chino: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Chino:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.823.80
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:9.36%8.56%
Illiterate population:4.86%5.19%
Illiterate population (men):1.94%3.80%
Illiterate population (women):2.92%6.47%
Schooling level:8.757.41
Schooling level (men):8.787
Schooling level (women):8.737.76
Indigenous culture data in El Chino:
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 Chino, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Chino:
Employed population over 12 years:44.23%29.73%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.97%50.88%
Employed population over 12 years (women):31.54%10.24%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:198182
Homes with electricity:99.49%97.65%
Housing with piped water:99.49%94.71%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:92.42%90.00%
Dwellings with radio:76.77%74.71%
Housing with television:96.46%88.24%
Housing with refrigerator:84.34%66.47%
Housing with washing machine:81.31%64.71%
Housing with automobile:50.00%38.82%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:17.17%5.88%
Homes with landline telephone:8.08%14.71%
Dwellings with cellular phones:71.72%28.82%
Homes with Internet:34.85%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Chino (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Zacatecas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Chino

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Chino

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

#5 What to do in El Chino

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Chino? The list of the best places to visit in El Chino and nearby locations.
Mountains in El Chino for hiking and trails:
  • La Majada (2307 meters): 1.2 km walk (19 minutes), heading East.
  • Los Pozos (Loma los Pozos) (2321 meters): 2.1 km walk (44 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • El Chiquihuitillo (2399 meters): 6.5 km walk (102 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Loma Alta (2496 meters): 7.6 km walk (127 minutes), heading East.
Magical Towns near El Chino to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Pinos (Zacatecas): Don't miss "​Jardín Miguel Hidalgo​", 14 km, heading East (13 minutes by car)
Other towns near El Chino:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of El Chino (Zacatecas)

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

Population pyramid of El Chino
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Chino (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5656112
Youth (6-14 years)9080170
Adults (15-59 years)231214445
Elderly (60+ years)514596

#7 Photos of El Chino

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

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

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Average Rating: 5.0/5
(considering 4 votes)

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#10 Schools in El Chino

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Pinos

  1. Ahijaderos (754 inhabitants)
  2. Cerrito la Ventilla (97 inhabitants)
  3. Colonia Belisario Domínguez (Las Güeritas) (286 inhabitants)
  4. El Chinchorro (121 inhabitants)
  5. El Coyote (19 inhabitants)
  6. Guadalupe Victoria (Tierra Bofa) (458 inhabitants)
  7. La Cañada (- inhabitants)
  8. Las Pollas (335 inhabitants)
  9. Los Rodríguez (12 inhabitants)
  10. Majada Vieja (Francisco Martínez Ojeda) (- inhabitants)
  11. Pedregoso (2642 inhabitants)
  12. San Antonio de Jarillas (San Antonio) (128 inhabitants)
  13. San Ignacio (110 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Elena (1552 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Genoveva (74 inhabitants)