La Purísima (Zacatecas)

Maps, pictures and statistics of La Purísima, a beautiful small village of 143 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The town of La Purísima (Zacatecas) belongs to the municipality of Pinos. There are 143 inhabitants and it is 2,157 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Pinos is 35 minutes away by car (29 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #102 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Purísima, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 80% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of La Purísima is located at 22.0 kilometers from Pinos, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Purísima.

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

How to get to the town of La Purísima in Zacatecas? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in La Purísima.


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#2 The population of La Purísima (Zacatecas) is 143 inhabitants

Population data in La Purísima (Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Purísima: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Purísima:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.261.30
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:11.19%4.23%
Illiterate population:9.79%4.23%
Illiterate population (men):4.90%1.30%
Illiterate population (women):4.90%7.69%
Schooling level:7.516.67
Schooling level (men):7.086.51
Schooling level (women):7.896.86
Indigenous culture data in La Purísima:
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 Purísima, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in La Purísima:
Employed population over 12 years:45.45%20.42%
Employed population over 12 years (men):64.38%32.47%
Employed population over 12 years (women):25.71%6.15%
Number of inhabited private housings:4036
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Homes with piped water:97.50%100.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:90.00%87.88%
Homes with a radio:45.00%66.67%
Homes with a television:92.50%81.82%
Homes with a refrigerator:90.00%78.79%
Homes with a washing machine:80.00%60.61%
Homes with a car:45.00%27.27%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:12.50%9.09%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%3.03%
Homes with cell phones:85.00%42.42%
Homes with Internet:7.50%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Purísima (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 Purísima

With the satellite map of La Purísima 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 Pinos. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Purísima.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Purísima

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

#5 What to do in La Purísima

Want to know what to see in La Purísima if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy La Purísima.
Las mejores montes de La Purísima para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Mesa Las Ánimas (2328 meters): 10.1 km walk (126 minutes), heading South.
  • El Chilillo (2255 meters): 10.8 km walk (134 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • La Águila (2341 meters): 11.2 km walk (192 minutes), heading South.
  • La Santa Cruz (2355 meters): 12.9 km walk (258 minutes), heading South.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Purísima:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Purísima?:
  • San José de la Venta (547 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • El Cajetillo (11 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northwest (4 minutes by car)
  • La Lagunita (30 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southwest (4 minutes by car)
  • Granjas de Guadalupe (241 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the North (5 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 Purísima (Zacatecas)

In La Purísima 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 Purísima, 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 Purísima
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Purísima (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)51217
Youth (6-14 years)101222
Adults (15-59 years)464288
Elderly (60+ years)9716

#7 Pictures of La Purísima

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

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Pinos

  1. El Callejón (La Noria de San Nicolás) (8 inhabitants)
  2. El Chinchorro (121 inhabitants)
  3. El Maguey (1 inhabitants)
  4. El Ranchito (47 inhabitants)
  5. El Zacatal (345 inhabitants)
  6. La Cuesta (1 inhabitants)
  7. Colonia los Chávez (84 inhabitants)
  8. La Puerta de la Petaca (60 inhabitants)
  9. La Purísima (143 inhabitants)
  10. La Venta de San Agustín (5 inhabitants)
  11. Los Cuates (58 inhabitants)
  12. Majada Vieja (Francisco Martínez Ojeda) (- inhabitants)
  13. Mesa los Tanques (49 inhabitants)
  14. Refugio de los Ortiz (379 inhabitants)
  15. San Rafael de los Alemán (San Rafael) (165 inhabitants)