Learn about city of Irapuato through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 452,090 inhabitants of the State of Guanajuato

The town of Irapuato belongs to the municipality of Irapuato (State of Guanajuato). There are 452,090 inhabitants and it is 1,715 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #1 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Irapuato, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 91% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Irapuato? They are at the bottom of this page.

#1 Where is Irapuato? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Irapuato (Guanajuato)? 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 Irapuato (Guanajuato) is 452,090 inhabitants

Population data in Irapuato
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Irapuato: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Irapuato:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.952.13
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:11.37%12.39%
Illiterate population:2.17%3.08%
Illiterate population (men):0.77%2.13%
Illiterate population (women):1.40%3.96%
Schooling level:10.259.12
Schooling level (men):10.489.42
Schooling level (women):10.028.85
Indigenous culture data in Irapuato:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.38%0.57%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.15%0.23%
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 Irapuato, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guanajuato, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Irapuato:
Employed population over 12 years:48.53%38.89%
Employed population over 12 years (men):56.64%50.65%
Employed population over 12 years (women):40.73%27.99%
Number of inhabited private housings:117,854106,056
Homes with electricity:99.79%99.44%
Homes with piped water:99.40%97.78%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:99.56%99.50%
Homes with a radio:77.26%86.40%
Homes with a television:95.85%98.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:95.95%92.66%
Homes with a washing machine:85.39%80.94%
Homes with a car:54.96%51.37%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:46.62%35.79%
Homes with landline telephone:45.28%52.36%
Homes with cell phones:90.90%73.00%
Homes with Internet:59.71%25.34%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Irapuato (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guanajuato, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Irapuato

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#4 What to do in Irapuato

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Irapuato? The list of the best places to visit in Irapuato and nearby locations.
Mountains in Irapuato for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Arandas (2036 meters): 8.3 km walk (165 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Blanco (1886 meters): 9.9 km walk (169 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Bernalejo (1860 meters): 10.1 km walk (138 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro El Nacimiento (1721 meters): 11.6 km walk (155 minutes), heading Southwest.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Irapuato?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#5 Population pyramid of Irapuato (Guanajuato)

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

Population pyramid of Irapuato
Data of the age pyramid of the town Irapuato (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)21,94222,72344,665
Youth (6-14 years)32,71333,54566,258
Adults (15-59 years)147,873142,544290,417
Elderly (60+ years)27,81822,93250,750

#6 Pictures of Irapuato

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Irapuato (Guanajuato) is 36585

Are you going to send a letter to Irapuato? Do you have a friend in Irapuato and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Irapuato consists of the following 5 digits: 36585. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Irapuato ("36") correspond to the state code of Guanajuato, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

#8 Vote for Irapuato as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 4.8/5
(considering 4 votes)

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#15 Other towns in the Municipality of Irapuato

  1. Arroyo de la Mezquitera (18 inhabitants)
  2. Cañada de la Muerte (425 inhabitants)
  3. Colonia la Villita de Guadalupe (68 inhabitants)
  4. El Espinero (Rancho de Don Bene) (9 inhabitants)
  5. El Sauz Bendito (1 inhabitants)
  6. Ex-Hacienda de Buenavista (El Gabazo) (338 inhabitants)
  7. Granja el Rosario Dos (5 inhabitants)
  8. Granja Jardín de Guadalupe (17 inhabitants)
  9. Granja Providencia de Pérez (9 inhabitants)
  10. Granja Rangel (- inhabitants)
  11. La Generala (5 inhabitants)
  12. La Lomita (10 inhabitants)
  13. La Sanabria (257 inhabitants)
  14. Kilómetro Ocho (10 inhabitants)
  15. San Agustín el Alto (La Araña) (642 inhabitants)