The town of La Cantera is located in the Municipality of Tangamandapio (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 5,113 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #3 in terms of number of inhabitants. La Cantera is at 2,139 meters of altitude.
Data: In La Cantera, 22% of individuals have completed secondary education and 10% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.
The town of La Cantera is located at 10.5 kilometers from Santiago Tangamandapio, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Cantera.
Where is La Cantera? How to get there? Map
Online map of La Cantera in Michoacán de Ocampo, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on
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The population of La Cantera (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 5,113 inhabitants
|Year||Female Inhabitants||Male inhabitants||Total population|
|Fertility rate (children per woman):||2.61||9.17|
|Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:||2.58%||1.76%|
|Illiterate population (men):||2.68%||9.17%|
|Illiterate population (women):||5.97%||18.11%|
|Schooling level (men):||6.79||5.56|
|Schooling level (women):||5.93||4.61|
|Percentage of indigenous population:||83.83%||91.65%|
|Percentage speaking an indigenous language:||35.18%||47.42%|
|Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:||0.63%||0.67%|
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|Employed population over 12 years:||42.64%||31.76%|
|Employed population over 12 years (men):||55.19%||46.57%|
|Employed population over 12 years (women):||30.96%||18.39%|
|Number of inhabited private dwellings:||1,011||878|
|Homes with electricity:||98.91%||95.62%|
|Housing with piped water:||90.21%||77.86%|
|Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:||89.02%||87.77%|
|Dwellings with radio:||69.93%||73.49%|
|Housing with television:||90.80%||89.19%|
|Housing with refrigerator:||56.28%||29.47%|
|Housing with washing machine:||52.32%||24.07%|
|Housing with automobile:||28.19%||25.87%|
|Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:||10.48%||5.02%|
|Homes with landline telephone:||14.84%||14.41%|
|Dwellings with cellular phones:||75.77%||11.71%|
|Homes with Internet:||15.83%||2.45%|
Satellite photo of La Cantera
With the satellite map of La Cantera 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 Tangamandapio. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of La Cantera.
Population pyramid of La Cantera (Michoacán de Ocampo)
In La Cantera 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 Cantera, 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.
|Age range||Number of women||Number of men||Total population|
|Infants (0-5 years)||363||350||713|
|Youth (6-14 years)||519||492||1,011|
|Adults (15-59 years)||1,537||1,468||3,005|
|Elderly (60+ years)||230||154||384|
Photos of La Cantera
Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of La Cantera? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like La Cantera.
The Postal Code of La Cantera (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 59931
Are you going to send a letter to La Cantera? Do you have a friend in La Cantera and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Cantera consists of the following 5 digits: 59931. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Cantera ("59") correspond to the state code of Michoacán de Ocampo, 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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Other towns in the Municipality of Tangamandapio
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- Colonia San Rafael (- inhabitants)
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- El Nopalito (75 inhabitants)
- El Terrero (9 inhabitants)
- Huarachanillo de Abajo (200 inhabitants)
- La Bolsa (Rancho de Lourdes) (14 inhabitants)
- La Cantera (5113 inhabitants)
- Las Encinillas (128 inhabitants)
- Los Baldíos (263 inhabitants)
- Puerto de Lucas (4 inhabitants)
- Querénguaro (441 inhabitants)
- Rancho El Mirador (5 inhabitants)
- Santiago Tangamandapio (11086 inhabitants)
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