El Fuerte (Churintzio, Michoacán de Ocampo)

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

So you will learn about this incredible town of 30 inhabitants of Michoacán de Ocampo.

The town of El Fuerte is located in the Municipality of Churintzio (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 30 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #17 of the whole municipality. El Fuerte is at 1,772 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Fuerte, 97% of the inhabitants are catholic and 85% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Fuerte is located at 5.4 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of Churintzio, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. 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 Fuerte.

Where is El Fuerte? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of El Fuerte in Michoacán de Ocampo? 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 Fuerte.


Need to locate a certain El Fuerte 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 Fuerte (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 30 inhabitants

Population data in El Fuerte (Churintzio, Michoacán de Ocampo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020141630
2010202141
2005232144
Evolution of the population in El Fuerte: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Fuerte:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.089.52
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:0.00%2.44%
Illiterate population:10.00%14.63%
Illiterate population (men):3.33%9.52%
Illiterate population (women):6.67%20.00%
Schooling level:5.334.47
Schooling level (men):4.734.31
Schooling level (women):6.084.59
Indigenous culture data in El Fuerte:
20202010
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 Fuerte, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Fuerte:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:70.00%19.51%
Employed population over 12 years (men):81.25%33.33%
Employed population over 12 years (women):57.14%5.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1346
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%86.67%
Dwellings with radio:76.92%80.00%
Housing with television:92.31%80.00%
Housing with refrigerator:84.62%73.33%
Housing with washing machine:84.62%40.00%
Housing with automobile:76.92%53.33%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:23.08%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:15.38%60.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:92.31%26.67%
Homes with Internet:15.38%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Fuerte (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of El Fuerte

With the satellite map of El Fuerte 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 Churintzio. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of El Fuerte.


Population pyramid of El Fuerte (Michoacán de Ocampo)

In El Fuerte 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 Fuerte, 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 Fuerte
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Fuerte (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)000
Youth (6-14 years)213
Adults (15-59 years)7815
Elderly (60+ years)5712

Photos of El Fuerte

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

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The Postal Code of El Fuerte (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 59443

Are you going to send a letter to El Fuerte? Do you have a friend in El Fuerte and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Fuerte consists of the following 5 digits: 59443. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Fuerte ("59") 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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