La Barbosa

We have collected many facts about the small village of La Barbosa, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 174 inhabitants of Guanajuato.

The town of La Barbosa belongs to the municipality of Tierra Blanca (State of Guanajuato). There are 174 inhabitants and it is 2,019 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mineral de Pozos is 49 minutes away by car (49 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #29 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Barbosa, 36% of the population over 12 years is single and 26% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of La Barbosa? You can find it at 8.7 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Tierra Blanca, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of La Barbosa through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is La Barbosa? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of La Barbosa (Guanajuato) is 174 inhabitants

Population data in La Barbosa
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Barbosa: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Barbosa:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8810.26
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:1.72%1.90%
Illiterate population:6.32%10.76%
Illiterate population (men):2.87%10.26%
Illiterate population (women):3.45%11.25%
Schooling level:6.844.55
Schooling level (men):6.433.87
Schooling level (women):7.175.13
Indigenous culture data in La Barbosa:
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 La Barbosa, 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 dwelling data in La Barbosa:
Employed population over 12 years:22.99%31.65%
Employed population over 12 years (men):36.71%46.15%
Employed population over 12 years (women):11.58%17.50%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3532
Homes with electricity:100.00%85.71%
Housing with piped water:65.71%7.14%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:17.14%42.86%
Dwellings with radio:51.43%57.14%
Housing with television:80.00%82.14%
Housing with refrigerator:62.86%25.00%
Housing with washing machine:14.29%3.57%
Housing with automobile:51.43%35.71%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:14.29%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:22.86%3.57%
Dwellings with cellular phones:60.00%7.14%
Homes with Internet:25.71%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Barbosa (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 La Barbosa

With the satellite map of La Barbosa 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 Tierra Blanca. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Barbosa.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Barbosa

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

#5 What to do in La Barbosa

A weekend in La Barbosa and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in La Barbosa and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in La Barbosa for hiking and trails:
  • La Concha (2293 meters): 2.5 km walk (52 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro Prieto (2552 meters): 2.2 km walk (28 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Corralillos (2364 meters): 2.9 km walk (40 minutes), heading East.
  • El Puerto de Guerra (2508 meters): 4.6 km walk (67 minutes), heading Northwest.
Magical Towns near La Barbosa to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near La Barbosa:
  • La Aldea (121 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Cerro Colorado (951 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Cerro Chato (394 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Southwest (5 minutes by car)
  • Negritas (281 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the West (5 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 La Barbosa (Guanajuato)

In La Barbosa 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 La Barbosa, 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 La Barbosa
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Barbosa (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)161228
Youth (6-14 years)272552
Adults (15-59 years)474087
Elderly (60+ years)527

#7 Photos of La Barbosa

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

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#8 The Postal Code of La Barbosa (Guanajuato) is 37973

Are you going to send a letter to La Barbosa? Do you have a friend in La Barbosa and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Barbosa consists of the following 5 digits: 37973. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Barbosa ("37") 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.

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  1. Aguilares (- inhabitants)
  2. El Cedro (29 inhabitants)
  3. El Mezquite (140 inhabitants)
  4. El Varal (109 inhabitants)
  5. Fracción del Cano (578 inhabitants)
  6. La Cuchilla Blanca (3 inhabitants)
  7. La Silla (10 inhabitants)
  8. La Silla (56 inhabitants)
  9. Las Adjuntas (296 inhabitants)
  10. Las Moras (745 inhabitants)
  11. Madroño (- inhabitants)
  12. Maguey Blanco (2 inhabitants)
  13. Peña Blanca (6 inhabitants)
  14. Rincón del Cano (1716 inhabitants)
  15. Xoconoxtle (133 inhabitants)