El Tepeguaje (Michoacán)

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

All the information about this town of 121 inhabitants of the State of Michoacán de Ocampo

The town of El Tepeguaje (Michoacán) belongs to the municipality of Carácuaro. There are 121 inhabitants and it is 759 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #9 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Tepeguaje, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 76% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of El Tepeguaje? You can find it at 9.7 kilometers, in direction Northeast, from the town of Carácuaro de Morelos, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of El Tepeguaje through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

Location map of El Tepeguaje 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 Tepeguaje, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of El Tepeguaje (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 121 inhabitants

Population data in El Tepeguaje (Michoacán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Tepeguaje: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Tepeguaje:
Fertility rate (children per woman):4.3414.52
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:0.00%1.67%
Illiterate population:10.74%16.67%
Illiterate population (men):5.79%14.52%
Illiterate population (women):4.96%18.97%
Schooling level:5.874.35
Schooling level (men):6.374.31
Schooling level (women):5.274.40
Indigenous culture data in El Tepeguaje:
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 Tepeguaje, 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 Tepeguaje:
Employed population over 12 years:19.01%34.17%
Employed population over 12 years (men):36.07%58.06%
Employed population over 12 years (women):1.67%8.62%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3840
Homes with electricity:97.37%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:92.11%81.48%
Dwellings with radio:23.68%85.19%
Housing with television:89.47%74.07%
Housing with refrigerator:92.11%85.19%
Housing with washing machine:76.32%70.37%
Housing with automobile:39.47%29.63%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%3.70%
Homes with landline telephone:36.84%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:31.58%37.04%
Homes with Internet:5.26%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Tepeguaje (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 Tepeguaje

With the satellite map of El Tepeguaje 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 Carácuaro. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Tepeguaje.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Tepeguaje

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

#5 What to do in El Tepeguaje

A weekend in El Tepeguaje and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in El Tepeguaje and surroundings to find the best destinations.
The best mountains in El Tepeguaje for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro El Guaje (1008 meters): 1.9 km walk (25 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro La Campana (987 meters): 3.1 km walk (61 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro El Sauz (918 meters): 2.6 km walk (45 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro La Urraca (935 meters): 3.4 km walk (64 minutes), heading West.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of El Tepeguaje?
  • El Sauz (19 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Rancho Viejo (70 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • Los Lampaces (19 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (3 minutes by car)
  • El Guayabito (10 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (3 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 Tepeguaje (Michoacán de Ocampo)

In El Tepeguaje 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 Tepeguaje, 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 Tepeguaje
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Tepeguaje (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)10515
Youth (6-14 years)9716
Adults (15-59 years)323870
Elderly (60+ years)91120

#7 Photos of El Tepeguaje

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

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#8 The Postal Code of El Tepeguaje (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 61926

Are you going to send a letter to El Tepeguaje? Do you have a friend in El Tepeguaje and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Tepeguaje consists of the following 5 digits: 61926. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Tepeguaje ("61") correspond to the state code of Michoacán de Ocampo, 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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Carácuaro

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  2. El Guayabo (- inhabitants)
  3. El Murciélago (Barranca el Murciélago) (2 inhabitants)
  4. El Pantano (- inhabitants)
  5. El Reparo (- inhabitants)
  6. El Salitrillo (- inhabitants)
  7. El Saucedo (9 inhabitants)
  8. El Zapote de los Herrera (- inhabitants)
  9. La Joya (La Joya de los Pinos) (17 inhabitants)
  10. La Padilla (8 inhabitants)
  11. La Soledad (13 inhabitants)
  12. La Toronja (16 inhabitants)
  13. Las Juntas de la Torre (4 inhabitants)
  14. Las Truchas (5 inhabitants)
  15. Paso de Núñez (Buenavista) (1142 inhabitants)