La Purísima (Sombrerete, Zacatecas)

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

So you will learn about this incredible town of 47 inhabitants of Zacatecas.

The town of La Purísima is located in the Municipality of Sombrerete (in the State of Zacatecas). There are 47 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #95 of the whole municipality. La Purísima is at 2,110 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Purísima, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 47% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Purísima? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that La Purísima is located at 17.4 kilometers (in direction Northwest) from the locality of Sombrerete, 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 Purísima.

#1 Where is La Purísima? How to get there? 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 47 inhabitants

Population data in La Purísima (Sombrerete, 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):3.90.00
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:31.91%31.03%
Illiterate population:8.51%3.45%
Illiterate population (men):2.13%0.00%
Illiterate population (women):6.38%7.69%
Schooling level:5.685.25
Schooling level (men):5.075.18
Schooling level (women):6.165.33
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 dwelling data in La Purísima:
Employed population over 12 years:29.79%31.03%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.14%56.25%
Employed population over 12 years (women):7.69%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1515
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:73.33%88.89%
Housing with television:66.67%100.00%
Housing with refrigerator:100.00%88.89%
Housing with washing machine:73.33%77.78%
Housing with automobile:60.00%88.89%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:26.67%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:40.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:46.67%88.89%
Homes with Internet:0.00%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 Sombrerete. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Purísima.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Purísima

Many people want to stay in the town of La Purísima itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

#5 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)213
Youth (6-14 years)5510
Adults (15-59 years)11920
Elderly (60+ years)8614

#6 Photos of La Purísima

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

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#7 The Postal Code of La Purísima (Zacatecas) is 99102

Are you going to send a letter to La Purísima? Do you have a friend in La Purísima and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Purísima consists of the following 5 digits: 99102. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Purísima ("99") correspond to the state code of Zacatecas, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

#8 Vote for La Purísima as the most beautiful town in Mexico

Do you like La Purísima or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for La Purísima to let everyone know about it. Use these stars ("0" you don't like it much, "5" you like it a lot) to rate it with your opinion.

Average Rating: 5.0/5
(considering 2 votes)

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  12. San Martín (8 inhabitants)
  13. San Pascual (94 inhabitants)
  14. San Pedro de la Tinaja (La Tinaja) (8 inhabitants)
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