La Peñita (Zacatecas)

Maps, photos and statistics of La Peñita, a beautiful small village of 26 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The town of La Peñita (Zacatecas) belongs to the municipality of Sombrerete. There are 26 inhabitants and it is 2,279 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #116 of the ranking.

Data: In La Peñita, 85% of the inhabitants are catholic and 100% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of La Peñita? You can find it at 4.0 kilometers, in direction North, from the town of Sombrerete, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of La Peñita through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is La Peñita? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to La Peñita (Zacatecas)? 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 Peñita (Zacatecas) is 26 inhabitants

Population data in La Peñita (Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Peñita: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Peñita:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.830.00
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:11.54%10.00%
Illiterate population:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population (men):0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population (women):0.00%0.00%
Schooling level:7.816.10
Schooling level (men):86
Schooling level (women):7.646.20
Indigenous culture data in La Peñita:
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 Peñita, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Sombrerete (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Peñita:
Employed population over 12 years:50.00%30.00%
Employed population over 12 years (men):71.43%60.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):25.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:74
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:85.71%100.00%
Housing with television:100.00%100.00%
Housing with refrigerator:100.00%100.00%
Housing with washing machine:100.00%33.33%
Housing with automobile:100.00%33.33%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:28.57%33.33%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%33.33%
Dwellings with cellular phones:100.00%33.33%
Homes with Internet:57.14%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Peñita (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Zacatecas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Peñita

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Peñita

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

#5 Population pyramid of La Peñita (Zacatecas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of La Peñita 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 Peñita there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of La Peñita
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Peñita (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)011
Youth (6-14 years)134
Adults (15-59 years)8614
Elderly (60+ years)347

#6 Photos of La Peñita

In order for you to enjoy nature around La Peñita, 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 Peñita, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#9 Other towns in the Municipality of Sombrerete

  1. Colonia el Orión (127 inhabitants)
  2. El Capulín (2 inhabitants)
  3. El Cercadito (Rancho Cercadito) (2 inhabitants)
  4. El Coyotito (- inhabitants)
  5. El Tulillo (- inhabitants)
  6. Guillermo Santos (- inhabitants)
  7. La Casita (Ángel Ulloa Rodarte) (1 inhabitants)
  8. La Palma (Enrique Santos) (1 inhabitants)
  9. La Peña (5 inhabitants)
  10. Proaño (38 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho La Labor (24 inhabitants)
  12. San José de la Estrella (41 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Anita (6 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Cruz de las Trojes (Las Trojes) (- inhabitants)
  15. Santa Rita del Refugio (5 inhabitants)