El Tanque (Michoacán)

Maps, photos and statistics of El Tanque, a beautiful small village of 140 inhabitants of the State of Michoacán de Ocampo

The town of El Tanque (Michoacán) belongs to the municipality of Susupuato. There are 140 inhabitants and it is 1,579 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #18 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Data: In El Tanque, 24% of the population over 12 years is single and 6% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of El Tanque is located at 4.4 kilometers from Rancho Viejo, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. In addition, it is located at 6.3 kilometers from Susupuato de Guerrero, which is the capital of the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Tanque.

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

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


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#2 The population of El Tanque (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 140 inhabitants

Population data in El Tanque (Michoacán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Tanque: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Tanque:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.198.96
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:7.86%7.32%
Illiterate population:7.14%8.13%
Illiterate population (men):5.00%8.96%
Illiterate population (women):2.14%7.14%
Schooling level:6.365.15
Schooling level (men):6.134.90
Schooling level (women):6.595.41
Indigenous culture data in El Tanque:
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%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Tanque, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Tanque:
Employed population over 12 years:31.43%31.71%
Employed population over 12 years (men):46.58%56.72%
Employed population over 12 years (women):14.93%1.79%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3633
Homes with electricity:91.67%96.30%
Housing with piped water:88.89%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:86.11%81.48%
Dwellings with radio:36.11%55.56%
Housing with television:80.56%77.78%
Housing with refrigerator:75.00%55.56%
Housing with washing machine:50.00%40.74%
Housing with automobile:36.11%25.93%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:16.67%7.41%
Dwellings with cellular phones:50.00%18.52%
Homes with Internet:5.56%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Tanque (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Tanque

With the satellite map of El Tanque will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Susupuato. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Tanque.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Tanque

Do you want to stay in El Tanque? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to El Tanque:

#5 Population pyramid of El Tanque (Michoacán de Ocampo)

In El Tanque 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 Tanque, 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 Tanque
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Tanque (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)101020
Youth (6-14 years)131831
Adults (15-59 years)363369
Elderly (60+ years)81220

#6 Photos of El Tanque

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of El Tanque? 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 photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like El Tanque.

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#7 The Postal Code of El Tanque (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 61596

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Tanque so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 61596. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Tanque ("61") correspond to the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Susupuato

  1. Copándaro (Santiago) (549 inhabitants)
  2. El Cirián (7 inhabitants)
  3. El Salitre (123 inhabitants)
  4. El Tambor (- inhabitants)
  5. El Tanque (140 inhabitants)
  6. El Tremesino (690 inhabitants)
  7. Genguaro (143 inhabitants)
  8. La Cañadita (10 inhabitants)
  9. La Colmena (18 inhabitants)
  10. La Fragua (27 inhabitants)
  11. La Mexicana (- inhabitants)
  12. Las Lajas (37 inhabitants)
  13. Mesa Rica (90 inhabitants)
  14. Paso del Muerto (- inhabitants)
  15. Puerto del Cerro Pelón (Puerto de Susupuato) (80 inhabitants)