Gómez Poniente

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The town of Gómez Poniente belongs to the municipality of Tlatlauquitepec (State of Puebla). There are 1,731 inhabitants and it is 2,402 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Tlatlauquitepec is 16 minutes away by car (15 km). It is the most populated town in the position #7 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Gómez Poniente, 29% of individuals have completed secondary education and 9% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Gómez Poniente is located at 8.9 kilometers (in direction North) from the locality of Ciudad de Tlatlauquitepec, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of Gómez Poniente.

#1 Where is Gómez Poniente? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Gómez Poniente (Puebla)? 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 Gómez Poniente (Puebla) is 1,731 inhabitants

Population data in Gómez Poniente
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Gómez Poniente: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Gómez Poniente:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.027.93
Population coming from outside the State of Puebla:4.04%2.17%
Illiterate population:7.51%11.52%
Illiterate population (men):2.31%7.93%
Illiterate population (women):5.20%15.00%
Schooling level:7.636.12
Schooling level (men):7.936.42
Schooling level (women):7.375.85
Indigenous culture data in Gómez Poniente:
Percentage of indigenous population:96.94%98.51%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:62.28%72.12%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.64%1.36%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Gómez Poniente, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Puebla, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Gómez Poniente:
Employed population over 12 years:40.79%29.31%
Employed population over 12 years (men):55.40%51.64%
Employed population over 12 years (women):27.20%7.68%
Number of inhabited private housings:411461
Homes with electricity:99.03%95.63%
Homes with piped water:99.51%92.13%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:63.02%93.00%
Homes with a radio:58.88%68.22%
Homes with a television:85.40%86.30%
Homes with a refrigerator:51.09%25.95%
Homes with a washing machine:35.52%9.91%
Homes with a car:33.09%25.07%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:9.49%2.33%
Homes with landline telephone:31.87%37.32%
Homes with cell phones:66.91%11.66%
Homes with Internet:10.71%0.58%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Gómez Poniente (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Puebla, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Gómez Poniente

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Gómez Poniente

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

#5 What to do in Gómez Poniente

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Gómez Poniente? The list of the best places to visit in Gómez Poniente and nearby locations.
Mountains in Gómez Poniente for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Chicomiapa (2677 meters): 3.3 km walk (43 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Chinampa (2200 meters): 3.7 km walk (75 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Huichotita (Cerro Toluca, Cerro Xonocuautla) (2801 meters): 3.9 km walk (65 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Bola (2248 meters): 4.8 km walk (61 minutes), heading Northeast.
Magical Towns near Gómez Poniente to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near Gómez Poniente:
  • Gómez Oriente (1258 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Gómez Sur (77 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Atioyan (827 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (4 minutes by car)
  • Tepeteno de Iturbide (1501 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northwest (4 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 Gómez Poniente (Puebla)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Gómez Poniente 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 Gómez Poniente there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Gómez Poniente
Data of the age pyramid of the town Gómez Poniente (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)114134248
Youth (6-14 years)196175371
Adults (15-59 years)510461971
Elderly (60+ years)7764141

#7 Pictures of Gómez Poniente

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#8 The Postal Code of Gómez Poniente (Puebla) is 73906

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Gómez Poniente 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: 73906. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Gómez Poniente ("73") correspond to the State of Puebla, 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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