El Vetarrón (Durango)

The most complete information about the small village of El Vetarrón (pictures, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Durango has 86 inhabitants?

The town of El Vetarrón (Durango) belongs to the municipality of Indé. There are 86 inhabitants and it is 1,723 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #22 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Vetarrón, 25% of the population over 12 years is single and 19% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of El Vetarrón is located at 6.2 kilometers from Indé, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Vetarrón.

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

Map to know how to get to El Vetarrón (Durango) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of El Vetarrón, which has the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of El Vetarrón (Durango) is 86 inhabitants

Population data in El Vetarrón (Durango)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Vetarrón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Vetarrón:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.30.00
Population coming from outside the State of Durango:6.98%6.06%
Illiterate population:2.33%3.03%
Illiterate population (men):2.33%0.00%
Illiterate population (women):0.00%5.88%
Schooling level:6.75.53
Schooling level (men):6.135.25
Schooling level (women):7.365.79
Indigenous culture data in El Vetarrón:
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 Vetarrón, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Durango, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in El Vetarrón:
Employed population over 12 years:30.23%53.03%
Employed population over 12 years (men):45.65%84.38%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.50%23.53%
Number of inhabited private housings:2733
Homes with electricity:96.30%95.45%
Homes with piped water:96.30%95.45%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:85.19%86.36%
Homes with a radio:37.04%86.36%
Homes with a television:85.19%90.91%
Homes with a refrigerator:96.30%90.91%
Homes with a washing machine:81.48%63.64%
Homes with a car:74.07%50.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.41%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:3.70%13.64%
Homes with cell phones:92.59%31.82%
Homes with Internet:18.52%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Vetarrón (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Durango, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Vetarrón

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Vetarrón

Many people want to stay in the town of El Vetarrón 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 Vetarrón

A weekend in El Vetarrón and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in El Vetarrón and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in El Vetarrón for hiking and trails:
  • Picacho La Bufa de Inde (2003 meters): 9.3 km walk (116 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Bufa de Indé (2313 meters): 8.8 km walk (142 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro Blanco (2097 meters): 11.6 km walk (178 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro de Los Machos (2175 meters): 19.1 km walk (319 minutes), heading Northeast.
Other towns near El Vetarrón:
  • Santa María (13 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • San Cristóbal (41 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Southeast (6 minutes by car)
  • San José del Prado (75 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the East (6 minutes by car)
  • La Gallega (92 inhabitants): Located 9 km to the Southeast (10 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 Vetarrón (Durango)

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

Population pyramid of El Vetarrón
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Vetarrón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7714
Youth (6-14 years)5712
Adults (15-59 years)182240
Elderly (60+ years)101020

#7 Pictures of El Vetarrón

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of El Vetarrón? 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 Vetarrón.

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#8 The Postal Code of El Vetarrón (Durango) is 35520

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Vetarrón 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: 35520. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Vetarrón ("35") correspond to the State of Durango, 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.

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Indé

  1. El Aguaje Blanco (- inhabitants)
  2. El Calichal (- inhabitants)
  3. El Torreón de San Isidro (98 inhabitants)
  4. La Horca (48 inhabitants)
  5. La Puerta de Cabrera (Colonia Agrícola J. Aguirre) (304 inhabitants)
  6. La Soledad (11 inhabitants)
  7. Los Zarqueños (162 inhabitants)
  8. Potrero del Llano (Boquilla del Muerto) (287 inhabitants)
  9. Pozo Hondo (4 inhabitants)
  10. Puerto del Aire (- inhabitants)
  11. San José del Barranco (51 inhabitants)
  12. San José del Nopal (El Nopal) (23 inhabitants)
  13. San José del Prado (75 inhabitants)
  14. San José del Tizonazo (El Pueblo) (136 inhabitants)
  15. Santa María (13 inhabitants)