Higinio Tanguma

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of Higinio Tanguma (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Tamaulipas has 449 inhabitants?

The town of Higinio Tanguma belongs to the municipality of Aldama (State of Tamaulipas). There are 449 inhabitants and it is 93 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #5 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Data: In Higinio Tanguma, 27% of the population over 12 years is single and 10% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Higinio Tanguma is located at 19.9 kilometers from Aldama, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Higinio Tanguma.

#1 Where is Higinio Tanguma? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Higinio Tanguma (Tamaulipas) is 449 inhabitants

Population data in Higinio Tanguma
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Higinio Tanguma: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Higinio Tanguma:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.592.95
Population coming from outside the State of Tamaulipas:9.13%10.44%
Illiterate population:3.56%3.42%
Illiterate population (men):1.56%2.95%
Illiterate population (women):2.00%3.91%
Schooling level:8.057.20
Schooling level (men):8.017.08
Schooling level (women):8.17.32
Indigenous culture data in Higinio Tanguma:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.45%1.52%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.22%0.38%
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 Higinio Tanguma, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Tamaulipas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Higinio Tanguma:
Employed population over 12 years:32.74%29.98%
Employed population over 12 years (men):48.12%46.86%
Employed population over 12 years (women):15.24%12.11%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:140155
Homes with electricity:100.00%97.20%
Housing with piped water:77.86%91.61%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:64.29%98.60%
Dwellings with radio:55.71%73.43%
Housing with television:93.57%91.61%
Housing with refrigerator:94.29%85.31%
Housing with washing machine:83.57%74.83%
Housing with automobile:63.57%45.45%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:10.71%9.79%
Homes with landline telephone:2.14%4.20%
Dwellings with cellular phones:94.29%76.22%
Homes with Internet:10.00%2.80%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Higinio Tanguma (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Tamaulipas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Higinio Tanguma

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Higinio Tanguma

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

#5 Population pyramid of Higinio Tanguma (Tamaulipas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Higinio Tanguma by age and sex, 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 Higinio Tanguma there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Higinio Tanguma
Data of the age pyramid of the town Higinio Tanguma (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)152540
Youth (6-14 years)303464
Adults (15-59 years)136145281
Elderly (60+ years)293564

#6 Photos of Higinio Tanguma

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Higinio Tanguma (Tamaulipas) is 89673

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Higinio Tanguma 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: 89673. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Higinio Tanguma ("89") correspond to the State of Tamaulipas, 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 Aldama

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  2. El Calabozo (- inhabitants)
  3. El Carrizal Segundo (314 inhabitants)
  4. El Paraíso (Carricitos) (4 inhabitants)
  5. El Recluta (- inhabitants)
  6. El Salto (6 inhabitants)
  7. Gil Piñón (2 inhabitants)
  8. José Ángel Rivera (- inhabitants)
  9. La Escondida (2 inhabitants)
  10. Las Flores (221 inhabitants)
  11. Los Pichichiles (1 inhabitants)
  12. Ojo de Agua (1 inhabitants)
  13. Palo Santo (164 inhabitants)
  14. San José (El Tordo) (2 inhabitants)
  15. Tres Palmas (- inhabitants)