La Barranca (Nuevo León)

Maps, photos and statistics of La Barranca, a beautiful small village of 86 inhabitants of the State of Nuevo León

The town of La Barranca (Nuevo León) belongs to the municipality of Montemorelos. There are 86 inhabitants and it is 403 meters altitude. The Magical Town of General Terán is 43 minutes away by car (35 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #33 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Barranca, there is a percentage of 2% of indigenous population and 93% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Barranca? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Barranca is located at 14.1 kilometers from Montemorelos, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Barranca.

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

Online map of La Barranca (Nuevo León) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of La Barranca (Nuevo León) is 86 inhabitants

Population data in La Barranca (Nuevo León)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Barranca: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Barranca:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.821.54
Population coming from outside the State of Nuevo León:8.14%12.10%
Illiterate population:5.81%3.23%
Illiterate population (men):4.65%1.54%
Illiterate population (women):1.16%5.08%
Schooling level:8.426.86
Schooling level (men):8.086.36
Schooling level (women):8.837.40
Indigenous culture data in La Barranca:
Percentage of indigenous population:2.33%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.16%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 Barranca, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Nuevo León, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Barranca:
Employed population over 12 years:41.86%31.45%
Employed population over 12 years (men):67.39%47.69%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.50%13.56%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2899
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%33.33%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:96.43%92.31%
Dwellings with radio:89.29%79.49%
Housing with television:92.86%92.31%
Housing with refrigerator:96.43%97.44%
Housing with washing machine:85.71%74.36%
Housing with automobile:75.00%61.54%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:39.29%23.08%
Homes with landline telephone:14.29%12.82%
Dwellings with cellular phones:92.86%53.85%
Homes with Internet:39.29%5.13%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Barranca (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Nuevo León, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Barranca

With the satellite map of La Barranca 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 Montemorelos. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Barranca.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Barranca

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of La Barranca, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to La Barranca so you can contact them.:

#5 What to do in La Barranca

Want to know what to see in La Barranca if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy La Barranca.
The best mountains in La Barranca for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Loma Labrantía (444 meters): 6.1 km walk (107 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Loma Santa Cruz (429 meters): 11.0 km walk (150 minutes), heading West.
  • Loma Garrapatas (475 meters): 11.0 km walk (165 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Loma Independencia (500 meters): 9.3 km walk (169 minutes), heading West.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Barranca:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Barranca?This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of La Barranca (Nuevo León)

In La Barranca 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 Barranca, 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 Barranca
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Barranca (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)235
Youth (6-14 years)8715
Adults (15-59 years)253055
Elderly (60+ years)5611

#7 Photos of La Barranca

In order for you to enjoy nature around La Barranca, 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 Barranca, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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  1. Chapotitos (1 inhabitants)
  2. Las Margaritas (5 inhabitants)
  3. El Ebanal (- inhabitants)
  4. El Fraile (442 inhabitants)
  5. El Pariente (- inhabitants)
  6. La Eugenia (8 inhabitants)
  7. La Garita (50 inhabitants)
  8. La Laguna (10 inhabitants)
  9. Los Arizpe (1 inhabitants)
  10. Los Encinos (73 inhabitants)
  11. Los Sabinos (4 inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Escondido (234 inhabitants)
  13. Residencial los Sabinos (- inhabitants)
  14. San Jorge (- inhabitants)
  15. Tierras Coloradas (100 inhabitants)