El Sauz (San Luis Potosí)

Learn about medium-sized town of El Sauz through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 377 inhabitants of the State of San Luis Potosí

The town of El Sauz (San Luis Potosí) belongs to the municipality of Cerritos. There are 377 inhabitants and it is 1,286 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #5 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Sauz, 42% of individuals have completed secondary education and 7% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of El Sauz? You can find it at 11.9 kilometers, in direction Southesast, from the town of Cerritos, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of El Sauz through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

What is the route to get to El Sauz (San Luis Potosí)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of El Sauz (San Luis Potosí) is 377 inhabitants

Population data in El Sauz (San Luis Potosí)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Sauz: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Sauz:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.1112.95
Population coming from outside the State of San Luis Potosí:1.33%3.42%
Illiterate population:8.75%11.11%
Illiterate population (men):3.98%12.95%
Illiterate population (women):4.77%9.43%
Schooling level:6.534.69
Schooling level (men):6.144.57
Schooling level (women):6.934.80
Indigenous culture data in El Sauz:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.43%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.64%
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 Sauz, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of San Luis Potosí, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Cerritos (statistics, pictures, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and housing data in El Sauz:
Employed population over 12 years:34.75%26.50%
Employed population over 12 years (men):64.48%50.45%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.70%4.51%
Number of inhabited private housings:112188
Homes with electricity:94.64%84.68%
Homes with piped water:86.61%77.42%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:12.50%95.16%
Homes with a radio:50.00%75.81%
Homes with a television:76.79%81.45%
Homes with a refrigerator:81.25%74.19%
Homes with a washing machine:81.25%62.10%
Homes with a car:51.79%41.13%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.14%1.61%
Homes with landline telephone:10.71%1.61%
Homes with cell phones:48.21%23.39%
Homes with Internet:4.46%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Sauz (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of San Luis Potosí, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Sauz

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Sauz

Many people want to stay in the town of El Sauz 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 What to do in El Sauz

Want to know what to see in El Sauz if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy El Sauz.
Mountains in El Sauz for hiking and trails:
  • Los Laureles (1479 meters): 5.1 km walk (69 minutes), heading North.
  • Pitahayas (1220 meters): 6.8 km walk (104 minutes), heading West.
  • San Pedrito (1445 meters): 7.6 km walk (96 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • La Vírgen (1411 meters): 8.5 km walk (106 minutes), heading North.
Other towns near El Sauz:
  • Colonia Agrícola San José (323 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the North (8 minutes by car)
  • Derramaderos (485 inhabitants): Located 7 km to the West (11 minutes by car)
  • El Palmarito (20 inhabitants): Located 7 km to the Southwest (9 minutes by car)
  • El Quelital (709 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the Northeast (7 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 Sauz (San Luis Potosí)

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

Population pyramid of El Sauz
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Sauz (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)251338
Youth (6-14 years)333366
Adults (15-59 years)99102201
Elderly (60+ years)373572

#7 Pictures of El Sauz

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of El Sauz? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like El Sauz.

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#8 Vote for El Sauz as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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#10 Schools in El Sauz

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Cerritos

  1. Cerritos (15692 inhabitants)
  2. Cerros Blancos (196 inhabitants)
  3. Charco Blanco (4 inhabitants)
  4. El Palmarito (20 inhabitants)
  5. El Tepetate (230 inhabitants)
  6. Jesús Almazán (- inhabitants)
  7. La Cañada (- inhabitants)
  8. La Escondida del Refugio (- inhabitants)
  9. La Peña de Salazar (57 inhabitants)
  10. Las Trojas (Las Trojes) (- inhabitants)
  11. Parque Infantil La Mezquitada (7 inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Viejo (2 inhabitants)
  13. Rincón de Banda (98 inhabitants)
  14. Rinconada (4 inhabitants)
  15. San José de Turrubiartes (El Zamandoque) (198 inhabitants)