La Tinaja (Guanajuato)

The most complete information about the small village of La Tinaja (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Guanajuato has 158 inhabitants?

The town of La Tinaja (Guanajuato) belongs to the municipality of Tierra Blanca. There are 158 inhabitants and it is 2,156 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mineral de Pozos is 52 minutes away by car (38 km). It is the most populated town in the position #25 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Tinaja, 30% of the population over 12 years is single and 17% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that La Tinaja is located at 11.6 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of Tierra Blanca, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of La Tinaja.

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

Online map of La Tinaja (Guanajuato) 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 Tinaja (Guanajuato) is 158 inhabitants

Population data in La Tinaja (Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Tinaja: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Tinaja:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.7912.24
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:1.90%3.67%
Illiterate population:9.49%11.01%
Illiterate population (men):4.43%12.24%
Illiterate population (women):5.06%10.00%
Schooling level:6.86.08
Schooling level (men):5.865.32
Schooling level (women):7.646.68
Indigenous culture data in La Tinaja:
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 Tinaja, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guanajuato, and in the country as a whole.

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

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Tinaja:
Employed population over 12 years:28.48%28.90%
Employed population over 12 years (men):42.11%52.04%
Employed population over 12 years (women):15.85%10.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4871
Homes with electricity:100.00%96.55%
Housing with piped water:100.00%98.28%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:97.92%77.59%
Dwellings with radio:52.08%84.48%
Housing with television:89.58%91.38%
Housing with refrigerator:87.50%84.48%
Housing with washing machine:52.08%44.83%
Housing with automobile:50.00%55.17%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:2.08%12.07%
Homes with landline telephone:10.42%15.52%
Dwellings with cellular phones:54.17%27.59%
Homes with Internet:16.67%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Tinaja (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guanajuato, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Tinaja

With the satellite map of La Tinaja 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 Tierra Blanca. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Tinaja.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Tinaja

Many people want to stay in the town of La Tinaja 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 Tinaja

Want to know what to see in La Tinaja if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy La Tinaja.
The best mountains in La Tinaja for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • La Meca (2251 meters): 0.9 km walk (13 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • La Concha (2293 meters): 3.3 km walk (41 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Las Medias (2212 meters): 5.3 km walk (82 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • El Descarado (2349 meters): 6.4 km walk (85 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Tinaja:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Tinaja?
  • La Tinaja (23 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Derramadero del Sauz (330 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Las Ánimas (96 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the South (3 minutes by car)
  • Cerro Chato (394 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (3 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 Tinaja (Guanajuato)

In La Tinaja 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 Tinaja, 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 Tinaja
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Tinaja (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)8614
Youth (6-14 years)101323
Adults (15-59 years)443983
Elderly (60+ years)201838

#7 Photos of La Tinaja

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of La Tinaja? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like La Tinaja.

Enjoy photos of La Tinaja at this link

#8 The Postal Code of La Tinaja (Guanajuato) is 37973

Do you want to know the Postal Code of La Tinaja 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: 37973. The first two digits of the ZIP code of La Tinaja ("37") correspond to the State of Guanajuato, 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.

#9 Vote for La Tinaja as the most beautiful town in Mexico

Do you like La Tinaja or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for La Tinaja 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
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#11 Schools in La Tinaja

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  3. El Tulillo (29 inhabitants)
  4. Fracción del Cano (578 inhabitants)
  5. La Cuchilla Blanca (3 inhabitants)
  6. La Loma (30 inhabitants)
  7. La Piedra Larga (- inhabitants)
  8. La Silla (10 inhabitants)
  9. Maguey Blanco (2 inhabitants)
  10. Mesa de Madroño (8 inhabitants)
  11. Milpa Blanca (234 inhabitants)
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  13. Río Grande (14 inhabitants)
  14. Rincón del Cano (1716 inhabitants)
  15. Ugaldes (14 inhabitants)