El Potosí (Altamira, Tamaulipas)

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The town of El Potosí is located in the Municipality of Altamira (in the State of Tamaulipas). There are 14 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #60 in terms of number of inhabitants. El Potosí is at 20 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Potosí, there is a percentage of 71% of indigenous population and 50% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on El Potosí? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of El Potosí is located at 31.5 kilometers from Miramar, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. In addition, it is located at 41.0 kilometers from Altamira, which is the capital of the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Potosí.

Where is El Potosí? How to get there? Map

Location map of El Potosí in Tamaulipas: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in El Potosí, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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The population of El Potosí (Tamaulipas) is 14 inhabitants

Population data in El Potosí (Altamira, Tamaulipas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20206814
2010141529
2005151631
Evolution of the population in El Potosí: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Potosí:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.336.67
Population coming from outside the State of Tamaulipas:71.43%65.52%
Illiterate population:0.00%10.34%
Illiterate population (men):0.00%6.67%
Illiterate population (women):0.00%14.29%
Schooling level:5.095.56
Schooling level (men):4.835.67
Schooling level (women):5.45.43
Indigenous culture data in El Potosí:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:71.43%96.55%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:50.00%44.83%
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 Potosí, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Tamaulipas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Potosí:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:42.86%27.59%
Employed population over 12 years (men):75.00%53.33%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:418
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:50.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:25.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:100.00%100.00%
Housing with television:100.00%100.00%
Housing with refrigerator:100.00%85.71%
Housing with washing machine:25.00%14.29%
Housing with automobile:25.00%14.29%
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%100.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Potosí (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Tamaulipas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of El Potosí

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Population pyramid of El Potosí (Tamaulipas)

In El Potosí 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 Potosí, 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 Potosí
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Potosí (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)011
Youth (6-14 years)112
Adults (15-59 years)5510
Elderly (60+ years)011

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