La Laguna (Santa María del Oro, Nayarit)

We have collected many facts about the small village of La Laguna, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 155 inhabitants of Nayarit.

The town of La Laguna is located in the Municipality of Santa María del Oro (in the State of Nayarit). There are 155 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #24 in terms of number of inhabitants. La Laguna is at 740 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Laguna, 85% of the inhabitants are catholic and 70% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of La Laguna is located at 4.0 kilometers from Santa María del Oro, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Laguna.

#1 Where is La Laguna? How to get there? Map

Online map of La Laguna (Nayarit) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of La Laguna (Nayarit) is 155 inhabitants

Population data in La Laguna (Santa María del Oro, Nayarit)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Laguna: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Laguna:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.187.89
Population coming from outside the State of Nayarit:12.90%13.38%
Illiterate population:2.58%6.34%
Illiterate population (men):1.29%7.89%
Illiterate population (women):1.29%4.55%
Schooling level:8.197.66
Schooling level (men):7.897.54
Schooling level (women):8.57.79
Indigenous culture data in La Laguna:
Percentage of indigenous population:7.10%9.86%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.29%2.82%
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 Laguna, 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 Laguna:
Employed population over 12 years:52.26%38.03%
Employed population over 12 years (men):59.49%46.05%
Employed population over 12 years (women):44.74%28.79%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:46147
Homes with electricity:97.83%97.30%
Housing with piped water:97.83%86.49%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:95.65%91.89%
Dwellings with radio:45.65%35.14%
Housing with television:84.78%89.19%
Housing with refrigerator:86.96%81.08%
Housing with washing machine:69.57%70.27%
Housing with automobile:65.22%67.57%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:21.74%16.22%
Homes with landline telephone:2.17%2.70%
Dwellings with cellular phones:97.83%86.49%
Homes with Internet:15.22%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Laguna (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Nayarit, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Laguna

Amazing satellite GPS maps of La Laguna, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Santa María del Oro. You can search free satellite map (2024) of La Laguna.

#4 Population pyramid of La Laguna (Nayarit)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of La Laguna by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in La Laguna there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of La Laguna
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Laguna (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)11718
Youth (6-14 years)131730
Adults (15-59 years)464591
Elderly (60+ years)61016

#5 Photos of La Laguna

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

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#6 The Postal Code of La Laguna (Nayarit) is 63865

Do you want to know the Postal Code of La Laguna so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 63865. The first two digits of the ZIP code of La Laguna ("63") correspond to the State of Nayarit, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Santa María del Oro

  1. Aguacatera Calimayo (1 inhabitants)
  2. El Gavilán (- inhabitants)
  3. El Limoncito (- inhabitants)
  4. El Mirador (23 inhabitants)
  5. El Molino (13 inhabitants)
  6. Francisco Hernández (- inhabitants)
  7. La Laguna (155 inhabitants)
  8. Las Yeguas (5 inhabitants)
  9. Los Guajes (60 inhabitants)
  10. Palmillas (- inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Don Andrés (2 inhabitants)
  12. Los Tres Amigos (- inhabitants)
  13. San Gregorio (3 inhabitants)
  14. San Juanito (- inhabitants)
  15. Tintilagua (2 inhabitants)