El Plátano (Chihuahua)

Learn about small village of El Plátano through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 42 inhabitants of the State of Chihuahua

The town of El Plátano (Chihuahua) belongs to the municipality of Urique. There are 42 inhabitants and it is 532 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #61 of the whole municipality.

Data: In El Plátano, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 50% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on El Plátano? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that El Plátano is located at 12.6 kilometers (in direction North) from the locality of San Rafael, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Urique) it is at 42.6 kilometers in direction North. 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

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


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#2 The population of El Plátano (Chihuahua) is 42 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):1.5332.00
Population coming from outside the State of Chihuahua:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:19.05%32.61%
Illiterate population (men):7.14%32.00%
Illiterate population (women):11.90%33.33%
Schooling level:4.571.19
Schooling level (men):4.710.44
Schooling level (women):4.431.75
Indigenous culture data in El Plátano:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:92.86%82.61%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:2.38%4.35%
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 dwelling data in El Plátano:
Employed population over 12 years:2.38%19.57%
Employed population over 12 years (men):4.00%36.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:129
Homes with electricity:33.33%22.22%
Housing with piped water:100.00%88.89%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%55.56%
Dwellings with radio:0.00%44.44%
Housing with television:0.00%0.00%
Housing with refrigerator:0.00%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:50.00%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 Urique. You can search free satellite map (2024) of El Plátano.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Plátano

Many people want to stay in the town of El Plátano 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 Population pyramid of El Plátano (Chihuahua)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of El Plátano 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 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)224
Youth (6-14 years)1910
Adults (15-59 years)121325
Elderly (60+ years)213

#6 Photos of El Plátano

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

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  2. El Pilar (- inhabitants)
  3. El Refugio del Balojaque (1 inhabitants)
  4. El Terrero Amarillo (1 inhabitants)
  5. Guchachi (- inhabitants)
  6. Bacajipare (Huacajipare) (40 inhabitants)
  7. La Cumbre (20 inhabitants)
  8. La Finca (3 inhabitants)
  9. Mesa de Trinidad (10 inhabitants)
  10. Osoro (17 inhabitants)
  11. Piedra Bola (2 inhabitants)
  12. Piedra Bola (24 inhabitants)
  13. Rincón de Bauriapan (12 inhabitants)
  14. Sahuarabo (13 inhabitants)
  15. Siyochi (8 inhabitants)