La Sombra (Chihuahua)

Maps, photos and statistics of La Sombra, a beautiful small village of 91 inhabitants of the State of Chihuahua

The town of La Sombra (Chihuahua) belongs to the municipality of Batopilas. There are 91 inhabitants and it is 1,066 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Batopilas is 29 minutes away by car (21 km).

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Sombra, 92% of the inhabitants are catholic and 0% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

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

Online map of La Sombra in Chihuahua, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of La Sombra (Chihuahua) is 91 inhabitants

Population data in La Sombra (Chihuahua)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Sombra: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Sombra:
Fertility rate (children per woman):4.21-
Population coming from outside the State of Chihuahua:0.00%-%
Illiterate population:50.55%-%
Illiterate population (men):21.98%-%
Illiterate population (women):28.57%-%
Schooling level:0.12-
Schooling level (men):0.12-
Schooling level (women):0.11-
Indigenous culture data in La Sombra:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%-%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:79.12%-%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:40.66%-%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Sombra, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chihuahua, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Sombra:
Employed population over 12 years:10.99%-%
Employed population over 12 years (men):14.63%-%
Employed population over 12 years (women):8.00%-%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:18-
Homes with electricity:0.00%-%
Housing with piped water:77.78%-%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%-%
Dwellings with radio:0.00%-%
Housing with television:0.00%-%
Housing with refrigerator:0.00%-%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%-%
Housing with automobile:0.00%-%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%-%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%-%
Dwellings with cellular phones:0.00%-%
Homes with Internet:0.00%-%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Sombra (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chihuahua, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Sombra

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Sombra

Many people want to stay in the town of La Sombra 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 What to do in La Sombra

Want to know what to see in La Sombra if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy La Sombra.
Mountains in La Sombra for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro El Cuervo (1846 meters): 2.4 km walk (49 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro Chiqueros (2582 meters): 9.5 km walk (173 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Pico del Puerto de la Higuera (1119 meters): 13.9 km walk (288 minutes), heading South.
  • Mesa Grande (1997 meters): 11.0 km walk (220 minutes), heading Southeast.
Magical Towns near La Sombra to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near La Sombra:
  • Sipurachi (27 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • El Barbechón (16 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southwest (5 minutes by car)
  • El Cuervito (43 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (3 minutes by car)
  • Mategorare (12 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the South (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

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#8 Other towns in the Municipality of Batopilas

  1. Carretas (37 inhabitants)
  2. Chapotillo (19 inhabitants)
  3. El Alicito (- inhabitants)
  4. El Cuervo (161 inhabitants)
  5. El Duraznito (- inhabitants)
  6. El Rastro (33 inhabitants)
  7. El Triguito (18 inhabitants)
  8. La Presa Dos (- inhabitants)
  9. La Ventana (10 inhabitants)
  10. Las Pilas (27 inhabitants)
  11. Las Tinajas (4 inhabitants)
  12. Mategorare (12 inhabitants)
  13. San Juan de Dios (Agua Caliente) (119 inhabitants)
  14. Subiachi (- inhabitants)
  15. Yagüirachi (93 inhabitants)