El Plátano (Chihuahua)

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

Did you know that this town in Chihuahua has 33 inhabitants?

The town of El Plátano (Chihuahua) belongs to the municipality of Batopilas. There are 33 inhabitants and it is 870 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Batopilas is 19 minutes away by car (14 km). It is the most populated town in the position #150 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Plátano, 94% of the inhabitants are catholic and 0% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that El Plátano is located at 10.8 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Batopilas, 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 Plátano.

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

Online map of El Plátano in Chihuahua, 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 Plátano (Chihuahua) is 33 inhabitants

Population data in El Plátano (Chihuahua)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Plátano: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Plátano:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.8315.38
Population coming from outside the State of Chihuahua:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:36.36%25.00%
Illiterate population (men):15.15%15.38%
Illiterate population (women):21.21%36.36%
Schooling level:2.552.75
Schooling level (men):2.784.14
Schooling level (women):2.360.80
Indigenous culture data in El Plátano:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:87.88%79.17%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:12.12%12.50%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Plátano, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chihuahua, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in El Plátano:
Employed population over 12 years:0.00%29.17%
Employed population over 12 years (men):0.00%53.85%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private housings:64
Homes with electricity:0.00%0.00%
Homes with piped water:83.33%33.33%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a radio:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a television:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a car:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:0.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Plátano (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chihuahua, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Plátano

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Plátano

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of El Plátano, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to El Plátano so you can contact them:

#5 What to do in El Plátano

Want to know what to see in El Plátano if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy El Plátano.
Mountains in El Plátano for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro La Cumbre (2377 meters): 16.6 km walk (232 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Aguja Tempisque (1640 meters): 19.9 km walk (411 minutes), heading South.
Magical Towns near El Plátano to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Batopilas (Chihuahua): Don't miss "Misión de Santo Ángel Custodio", 19 km, heading South (14 minutes by car)
Other towns near El Plátano:
  • San Isidro (16 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (3 minutes by car)
  • Cerro Colorado (41 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (4 minutes by car)
  • Santa Anita (27 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (4 minutes by car)
  • El Triguito (18 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Southwest (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of El Plátano (Chihuahua)

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

Population pyramid of El Plátano
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Plátano (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)134
Youth (6-14 years)459
Adults (15-59 years)10919
Elderly (60+ years)101

#7 Pictures of El Plátano

In order for you to enjoy nature around El Plátano, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument pictures of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of El Plátano, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

Enjoy pictures of El Plátano at this link

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  1. Aguarare (8 inhabitants)
  2. Buena Vista (1 inhabitants)
  3. Cerro Blanco (- inhabitants)
  4. Colimas (71 inhabitants)
  5. El Chicural (Chicural de Abajo) (13 inhabitants)
  6. El Pandito (44 inhabitants)
  7. El Papachal (- inhabitants)
  8. Gavilanes (2 inhabitants)
  9. Kavachi (23 inhabitants)
  10. La Boca del Arroyo (12 inhabitants)
  11. La Calera (- inhabitants)
  12. La Nopalera (1 inhabitants)
  13. El Aguajito (- inhabitants)
  14. Los Tepehuajes (- inhabitants)
  15. Vado de Guamúchil (- inhabitants)