Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo)

We have collected many facts about the large village of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo), as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 2,455 inhabitants of Zacatecas.

The town of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) belongs to the municipality of Sombrerete (State of Zacatecas). There are 2,455 inhabitants and it is 2,233 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #4 of the whole municipality.

Data: In Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo), 91% of the inhabitants are catholic and 82% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) is located at 37.6 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Sombrerete, 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 Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo).

#1 Where is Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo)? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) (Zacatecas) is 2,455 inhabitants

Population data in Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo): Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo):
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.523.93
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:19.76%22.55%
Illiterate population:2.85%4.05%
Illiterate population (men):1.71%3.93%
Illiterate population (women):1.14%4.15%
Schooling level:8.537.43
Schooling level (men):8.16.90
Schooling level (women):8.937.92
Indigenous culture data in Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo):
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 Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo), compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo):
Employed population over 12 years:49.57%32.79%
Employed population over 12 years (men):63.33%54.50%
Employed population over 12 years (women):36.41%12.54%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:662718
Homes with electricity:99.40%97.96%
Housing with piped water:98.34%96.76%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:96.37%93.53%
Dwellings with radio:72.96%75.81%
Housing with television:96.83%96.59%
Housing with refrigerator:91.99%84.67%
Housing with washing machine:81.87%69.34%
Housing with automobile:63.60%57.07%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:23.26%12.61%
Homes with landline telephone:8.01%28.11%
Dwellings with cellular phones:94.41%18.91%
Homes with Internet:27.49%1.87%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Zacatecas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo)

With the satellite map of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) 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 Sombrerete. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo).

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo)

Many people want to stay in the town of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) 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 Population pyramid of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) (Zacatecas)

In Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) 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 Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo), 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 Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo)
Data of the age pyramid of the town Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo) (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)149148297
Youth (6-14 years)205226431
Adults (15-59 years)7646761,440
Elderly (60+ years)137150287

#6 Photos of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo)

In order for you to enjoy nature around Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo), we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Hidalgo (Colonia Hidalgo), so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Sombrerete

  1. Álvaro Obregón (Barajas) (470 inhabitants)
  2. Colonia el Orión (127 inhabitants)
  3. El Agostadero (- inhabitants)
  4. Emiliano Zapata (Juanes) (430 inhabitants)
  5. Los Álamos (Las Pilas Troncones) (9 inhabitants)
  6. Ojo de Agua (490 inhabitants)
  7. Palma Gorda (2 inhabitants)
  8. Predios el Cristo (Rancho Martínez Chávez) (- inhabitants)
  9. Providencia (83 inhabitants)
  10. Quinta Santa Mónica (José Olvera) (4 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Prieto (8 inhabitants)
  12. San Antonio de Belén (San Antonio) (31 inhabitants)
  13. San José de la Estrella (Casa Colorada) (1 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Martha (4 inhabitants)
  15. Santiago de la Herradura (200 inhabitants)