El Matorral (Zacatecas)

Maps, pictures and statistics of El Matorral, a beautiful small village of 195 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The town of El Matorral (Zacatecas) belongs to the municipality of Loreto. There are 195 inhabitants and it is 2,123 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Real de Asientos is 40 minutes away by car (36 km). It is the most populated town in the position #33 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Matorral, 36% of individuals have completed secondary education and 16% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that El Matorral is located at 13.5 kilometers (in direction East) from the locality of Loreto, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of El Matorral.

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

Online map of El Matorral in Zacatecas, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of El Matorral (Zacatecas) is 195 inhabitants

Population data in El Matorral (Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Matorral: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Matorral:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.294.62
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:15.90%10.95%
Illiterate population:3.08%3.65%
Illiterate population (men):1.54%4.62%
Illiterate population (women):1.54%2.78%
Schooling level:7.915.76
Schooling level (men):7.825.24
Schooling level (women):86.26
Indigenous culture data in El Matorral:
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 Matorral, 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 housing data in El Matorral:
Employed population over 12 years:48.21%29.20%
Employed population over 12 years (men):62.50%55.38%
Employed population over 12 years (women):34.34%5.56%
Number of inhabited private housings:4538
Homes with electricity:100.00%96.88%
Homes with piped water:97.78%56.25%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:93.33%90.62%
Homes with a radio:88.89%75.00%
Homes with a television:100.00%93.75%
Homes with a refrigerator:91.11%87.50%
Homes with a washing machine:88.89%81.25%
Homes with a car:57.78%56.25%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:15.56%3.12%
Homes with landline telephone:20.00%28.12%
Homes with cell phones:80.00%31.25%
Homes with Internet:37.78%3.12%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Matorral (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 Matorral

With the satellite map of El Matorral 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 Loreto. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Matorral.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Matorral

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

A weekend in El Matorral and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in El Matorral and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Las mejores montes de El Matorral para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro La Cruz del Aire (2256 meters): 7.4 km walk (93 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Morterillo (2301 meters): 8.2 km walk (112 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • El Chilillo (2255 meters): 7.8 km walk (141 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Mesa Las Ánimas (2328 meters): 9.6 km walk (179 minutes), heading Southeast.
Magical Towns near El Matorral to discover the Mexican culture:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of El Matorral?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of El Matorral (Zacatecas)

In El Matorral 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 Matorral, 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 Matorral
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Matorral (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)121224
Youth (6-14 years)211637
Adults (15-59 years)5858116
Elderly (60+ years)81018

#7 Pictures of El Matorral

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of El Matorral? 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 pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like El Matorral.

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  2. El Maguey (5 inhabitants)
  3. El Paraíso (2 inhabitants)
  4. El Vergel (3 inhabitants)
  5. La Biznaga (2 inhabitants)
  6. La Cascarona (285 inhabitants)
  7. La Embarcación (El Paraíso) (2 inhabitants)
  8. La Lagunita (30 inhabitants)
  9. Linares (360 inhabitants)
  10. Lomas del Paraíso (328 inhabitants)
  11. San Isidro (La Soledad) (10 inhabitants)
  12. San José (1 inhabitants)
  13. San Ramón (90 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Elena (- inhabitants)
  15. Unidad de Riego el Pajonal (- inhabitants)