The town of El Refugio is located in the Municipality of Ojocaliente (in the State of Zacatecas). There are 921 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #11 in terms of number of inhabitants. El Refugio is at 2,112 meters of altitude.
Data: In El Refugio, 95% of the inhabitants are catholic and 81% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.
The town of El Refugio is located at 9.3 kilometers from Ojocaliente, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Refugio.
Where is El Refugio? How to get there? Map
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The population of El Refugio (Zacatecas) is 921 inhabitants
|Year||Female Inhabitants||Male inhabitants||Total population|
|Fertility rate (children per woman):||3.31||4.06|
|Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:||7.71%||6.14%|
|Illiterate population (men):||2.61%||4.06%|
|Illiterate population (women):||2.71%||7.38%|
|Schooling level (men):||6.79||5.54|
|Schooling level (women):||7.38||5.86|
|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%|
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|Employed population over 12 years:||39.96%||27.89%|
|Employed population over 12 years (men):||58.26%||51.27%|
|Employed population over 12 years (women):||21.69%||5.95%|
|Number of inhabited private dwellings:||236||327|
|Homes with electricity:||98.73%||100.00%|
|Housing with piped water:||98.73%||99.04%|
|Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:||93.64%||92.31%|
|Dwellings with radio:||72.03%||83.17%|
|Housing with television:||96.61%||96.15%|
|Housing with refrigerator:||88.14%||74.52%|
|Housing with washing machine:||80.51%||73.56%|
|Housing with automobile:||46.61%||42.31%|
|Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:||9.32%||6.25%|
|Homes with landline telephone:||16.53%||60.10%|
|Dwellings with cellular phones:||74.15%||20.67%|
|Homes with Internet:||25.00%||1.92%|
Satellite photo of El Refugio
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Population pyramid of El Refugio (Zacatecas)
In El Refugio 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 Refugio, 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.
|Age range||Number of women||Number of men||Total population|
|Infants (0-5 years)||60||56||116|
|Youth (6-14 years)||70||86||156|
|Adults (15-59 years)||250||234||484|
|Elderly (60+ years)||81||84||165|
Photos of El Refugio
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The Postal Code of El Refugio (Zacatecas) is 98700
Are you going to send a letter to El Refugio? Do you have a friend in El Refugio and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Refugio consists of the following 5 digits: 98700. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Refugio ("98") correspond to the state code of Zacatecas, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.
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