La Joya (Hidalgo)

Maps, pictures and statistics of La Joya, a beautiful small village of 28 inhabitants of the State of Hidalgo

The town of La Joya (Hidalgo) belongs to the municipality of Tenango de Doria. There are 28 inhabitants and it is 1,105 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Pahuatlán is 19 minutes away by car (18 km). It is the most populated town in the position #51 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Joya, 29% of individuals have completed secondary education and 14% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that La Joya is located at 7.1 kilometers (in direction Southesast) from the locality of Tenango de Doria, 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 Joya.

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

What is the route to get to La Joya (Hidalgo)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of La Joya (Hidalgo) is 28 inhabitants

Population data in La Joya (Hidalgo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Joya: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Joya:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.6411.76
Population coming from outside the State of Hidalgo:7.14%5.56%
Illiterate population:10.71%5.56%
Illiterate population (men):3.57%11.76%
Illiterate population (women):7.14%0.00%
Schooling level:5.716.50
Schooling level (men):5.635.33
Schooling level (women):5.787.67
Indigenous culture data in La Joya:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%2.78%
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 Joya, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Hidalgo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in La Joya:
Employed population over 12 years:39.29%30.56%
Employed population over 12 years (men):50.00%58.82%
Employed population over 12 years (women):31.25%5.26%
Number of inhabited private housings:78
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Homes with piped water:100.00%71.43%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:85.71%71.43%
Homes with a radio:57.14%71.43%
Homes with a television:85.71%42.86%
Homes with a refrigerator:71.43%42.86%
Homes with a washing machine:42.86%28.57%
Homes with a car:28.57%28.57%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:14.29%14.29%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:100.00%71.43%
Homes with Internet:14.29%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Joya (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Hidalgo, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Joya

With the satellite map of La Joya 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 Tenango de Doria. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Joya.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Joya

Do you want to stay in La Joya? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to La Joya:

#5 What to do in La Joya

Want to know what to see in La Joya if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy La Joya.
Mountains in La Joya for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro La Gruta (1587 meters): 4.1 km walk (85 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Brujo (2142 meters): 7.2 km walk (90 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro Debosda (2053 meters): 7.8 km walk (97 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Negro (1761 meters): 7.6 km walk (152 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns near La Joya to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near La Joya:
  • Huasquilla (114 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (1 minutes by car)
  • Cerro Chiquito (464 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the East (1 minutes by car)
  • El Xajá (61 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (2 minutes by car)
  • El Xindhó (116 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (3 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of La Joya (Hidalgo)

In La Joya 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 Joya, 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 Joya
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Joya (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)314
Youth (6-14 years)437
Adults (15-59 years)6511
Elderly (60+ years)336

#7 Pictures of La Joya

In order for you to enjoy nature around La Joya, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument pictures of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of La Joya, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#8 The Postal Code of La Joya (Hidalgo) is 43494

Are you going to send a letter to La Joya? Do you have a friend in La Joya and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Joya consists of the following 5 digits: 43494. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Joya ("43") correspond to the state code of Hidalgo, 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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