La Cofradía (Guanajuato)

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The town of La Cofradía (Guanajuato) belongs to the municipality of San Luis de la Paz. There are 99 inhabitants and it is 2,108 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mineral de Pozos is 22 minutes away by car (16 km). It is the most populated town in the position #161 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Cofradía, 37% of the population over 12 years is single and 17% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that La Cofradía is located at 4.2 kilometers (in direction Southesast) from the locality of San Luis de la Paz, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of La Cofradía.

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

Online map of La Cofradía in Guanajuato, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of La Cofradía (Guanajuato) is 99 inhabitants

Population data in La Cofradía (Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Cofradía: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Cofradía:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.585.41
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:8.08%1.30%
Illiterate population:8.08%11.69%
Illiterate population (men):3.03%5.41%
Illiterate population (women):5.05%17.50%
Schooling level:7.544.58
Schooling level (men):7.565.20
Schooling level (women):7.514.04
Indigenous culture data in La Cofradía:
Percentage of indigenous population:1.01%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.01%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 Cofradía, 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 La Cofradía:
Employed population over 12 years:36.36%28.57%
Employed population over 12 years (men):53.06%48.65%
Employed population over 12 years (women):20.00%10.00%
Number of inhabited private housings:2429
Homes with electricity:95.83%94.12%
Homes with piped water:91.67%82.35%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:41.67%47.06%
Homes with a radio:70.83%88.24%
Homes with a television:75.00%88.24%
Homes with a refrigerator:70.83%29.41%
Homes with a washing machine:50.00%58.82%
Homes with a car:54.17%35.29%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:12.50%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%11.76%
Homes with cell phones:87.50%35.29%
Homes with Internet:16.67%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Cofradía (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 Cofradía

With the satellite map of La Cofradía 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 San Luis de la Paz. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Cofradía.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Cofradía

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

#5 What to do in La Cofradía

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in La Cofradía? The list of the best places to visit in La Cofradía and nearby locations.
Las mejores montes de La Cofradía para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • El Pueblo (2321 meters): 3.3 km walk (56 minutes), heading North.
  • Mesa de Las Jaras (2315 meters): 3.7 km walk (57 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • El Escalante (2337 meters): 5.6 km walk (84 minutes), heading North.
  • El Buey (2187 meters): 8.0 km walk (133 minutes), heading East.
Magical Towns near La Cofradía to discover the Mexican culture:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Cofradía?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of La Cofradía (Guanajuato)

In La Cofradía 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 Cofradía, 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 Cofradía
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Cofradía (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)8816
Youth (6-14 years)5914
Adults (15-59 years)312455
Elderly (60+ years)6814

#7 Pictures of La Cofradía

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of La Cofradía? 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 pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like La Cofradía.

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#8 The Postal Code of La Cofradía (Guanajuato) is 37913

Are you going to send a letter to La Cofradía? Do you have a friend in La Cofradía and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Cofradía consists of the following 5 digits: 37913. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Cofradía ("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.

#9 Vote for La Cofradía as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 4.5/5
(considering 2 votes)

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  2. El Ranchito (3 inhabitants)
  3. El Rincón (3 inhabitants)
  4. La Angostura (1 inhabitants)
  5. La Teresa (8 inhabitants)
  6. Lobos (5 inhabitants)
  7. Los Ayala (8 inhabitants)
  8. Los Ángeles (51 inhabitants)
  9. Los Dolores (54 inhabitants)
  10. Los Sauces (El Derramadero) (172 inhabitants)
  11. Palo Alto (- inhabitants)
  12. Rancho de Loyola (5 inhabitants)
  13. San Nicolás del Carmen (1965 inhabitants)
  14. San Rafael (188 inhabitants)
  15. Soledad del Río (- inhabitants)