La Higuera (Churintzio, Michoacán de Ocampo)

The most complete information about the small village of La Higuera (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Michoacán de Ocampo has 155 inhabitants?

The town of La Higuera is located in the Municipality of Churintzio (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 155 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #6 of the whole municipality. La Higuera is at 1,801 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Higuera, 20% of individuals have completed secondary education and 8% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that La Higuera is located at 3.3 kilometers (in direction Northwest) from the locality of Churintzio, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. 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 Higuera.

Where is La Higuera? How to get there? Map

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

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The population of La Higuera (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 155 inhabitants

Population data in La Higuera (Churintzio, Michoacán de Ocampo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Higuera: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Higuera:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.358.33
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:3.23%2.39%
Illiterate population:5.16%5.26%
Illiterate population (men):3.23%8.33%
Illiterate population (women):1.94%2.65%
Schooling level:6.895.93
Schooling level (men):7.275.76
Schooling level (women):6.546.05
Indigenous culture data in La Higuera:
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 Higuera, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Higuera:
Employed population over 12 years:47.74%26.79%
Employed population over 12 years (men):73.61%45.83%
Employed population over 12 years (women):25.30%10.62%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:51124
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%85.96%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:98.04%98.25%
Dwellings with radio:80.39%64.91%
Housing with television:86.27%84.21%
Housing with refrigerator:96.08%78.95%
Housing with washing machine:84.31%64.91%
Housing with automobile:43.14%38.60%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.84%3.51%
Homes with landline telephone:1.96%64.91%
Dwellings with cellular phones:88.24%15.79%
Homes with Internet:11.76%1.75%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Higuera (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of La Higuera

With the satellite map of La Higuera 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 Churintzio. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of La Higuera.

Population pyramid of La Higuera (Michoacán de Ocampo)

In La Higuera 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 Higuera, 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 Higuera
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Higuera (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7613
Youth (6-14 years)8412
Adults (15-59 years)434285
Elderly (60+ years)252045

Photos of La Higuera

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of La Higuera? 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 Higuera.

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The Postal Code of La Higuera (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 59442

Are you going to send a letter to La Higuera? Do you have a friend in La Higuera and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Higuera consists of the following 5 digits: 59442. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Higuera ("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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  3. El Fuerte (30 inhabitants)
  4. El Plan de Huapamacato (2 inhabitants)
  5. El Porvenir (13 inhabitants)
  6. El Salto (111 inhabitants)
  7. Huapamacato (475 inhabitants)
  8. La Higuera (155 inhabitants)
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  10. Nuevo Morelos (El Ranchito) (31 inhabitants)
  11. Patzímaro de Aviña (Patzímaro del Rincón) (291 inhabitants)
  12. El Sabino (126 inhabitants)
  13. San Juan Bautista Aramutaro (35 inhabitants)
  14. San Vicente (La Loma) (153 inhabitants)
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