El Mezquital (Atarjea, Guanajuato)

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All the information about this town of 135 inhabitants of the State of Guanajuato

The town of El Mezquital is located in the Municipality of Atarjea (in the State of Guanajuato). There are 135 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #17 of the whole municipality. El Mezquital is at 1,359 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Mezquital, 31% of individuals have completed secondary education and 29% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Mezquital is located at 6.0 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of El Carricillo, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Atarjea) it is at 8.4 kilometers in direction Northeast. 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 Mezquital.

Where is El Mezquital? How to get there? Map

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The population of El Mezquital (Guanajuato) is 135 inhabitants

Population data in El Mezquital (Atarjea, Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Mezquital: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Mezquital:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9312.12
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:22.22%29.25%
Illiterate population:9.63%14.29%
Illiterate population (men):2.22%12.12%
Illiterate population (women):7.41%16.05%
Schooling level:8.698.03
Schooling level (men):8.87.56
Schooling level (women):8.68.42
Indigenous culture data in El Mezquital:
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 Mezquital, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guanajuato, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Mezquital:
Employed population over 12 years:34.07%35.37%
Employed population over 12 years (men):50.77%59.09%
Employed population over 12 years (women):18.57%16.05%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4143
Homes with electricity:97.56%94.29%
Housing with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:85.37%80.00%
Dwellings with radio:17.07%37.14%
Housing with television:80.49%82.86%
Housing with refrigerator:85.37%62.86%
Housing with washing machine:56.10%42.86%
Housing with automobile:48.78%31.43%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:29.27%17.14%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:75.61%5.71%
Homes with Internet:48.78%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Mezquital (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guanajuato, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of El Mezquital

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

Population pyramid of El Mezquital (Guanajuato)

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

Population pyramid of El Mezquital
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Mezquital (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)71017
Youth (6-14 years)101020
Adults (15-59 years)443680
Elderly (60+ years)9918

Photos of El Mezquital

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The Postal Code of El Mezquital (Guanajuato) is 37944

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Mezquital 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: 37944. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Mezquital ("37") correspond to the State of Guanajuato, 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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  2. El Charco (107 inhabitants)
  3. El Chilarito (160 inhabitants)
  4. El Durazno (249 inhabitants)
  5. El Mezquital (135 inhabitants)
  6. El Pelón (12 inhabitants)
  7. El Piñonal (46 inhabitants)
  8. El Sauz (28 inhabitants)
  9. El Torbellino (Puerto del Torbellino) (15 inhabitants)
  10. El Toro (176 inhabitants)
  11. La Tapona (353 inhabitants)
  12. Los Llanitos (84 inhabitants)
  13. Morisquillas (- inhabitants)
  14. Puerto de la Joya (- inhabitants)
  15. Salitrillo (64 inhabitants)