La Compuerta (Bahía de Banderas, Nayarit)

Learn about small village of La Compuerta through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 78 inhabitants of the State of Nayarit

Its former name was La Harinera (La Compuerta).

The town of La Compuerta is located in the Municipality of Bahía de Banderas (in the State of Nayarit). There are 78 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #36 of the whole municipality. La Compuerta is at 53 meters of altitude.

The locality was formerly known as La Harinera (La Compuerta), but changed its name a few years ago. This town decided to change its name in the year 2010.

Data: In La Compuerta, 32% of the population over 12 years is single and 20% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that La Compuerta is located at 21.0 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of San José del Valle, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Valle de Banderas) it is at 24.1 kilometers in direction West. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of La Compuerta.

Where is La Compuerta? How to get there? Map

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


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The population of La Compuerta (Nayarit) is 78 inhabitants

Population data in La Compuerta (Bahía de Banderas, Nayarit)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020403878
2010181937
Evolution of the population in La Compuerta: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Compuerta:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.210.53
Population coming from outside the State of Nayarit:43.59%35.14%
Illiterate population:2.56%5.41%
Illiterate population (men):2.56%10.53%
Illiterate population (women):0.00%0.00%
Schooling level:8.86.29
Schooling level (men):8.715.31
Schooling level (women):8.887.45
Indigenous culture data in La Compuerta:
20202010
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 Compuerta, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Nayarit, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Compuerta:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:47.44%40.54%
Employed population over 12 years (men):52.63%47.37%
Employed population over 12 years (women):42.50%33.33%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2013
Homes with electricity:80.00%80.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:95.00%80.00%
Dwellings with radio:15.00%40.00%
Housing with television:85.00%90.00%
Housing with refrigerator:75.00%70.00%
Housing with washing machine:65.00%50.00%
Housing with automobile:90.00%50.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:25.00%10.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%10.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:100.00%70.00%
Homes with Internet:20.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Compuerta (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Nayarit, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of La Compuerta

Amazing satellite GPS maps of La Compuerta, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Bahía de Banderas. You can search free satellite map (2022) of La Compuerta.


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