La Zanja (La Purísima) (Michoacán de Ocampo)

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

Did you know that this town in Michoacán de Ocampo has 12 inhabitants?

The town of La Zanja (La Purísima) is located in the Municipality of Cotija (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 12 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #37 in terms of number of inhabitants. La Zanja (La Purísima) is at 1,629 meters of altitude.

Data: In La Zanja (La Purísima), 20% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Zanja (La Purísima) is located at 6.5 kilometers from Cotija de la Paz, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Zanja (La Purísima).

Where is La Zanja (La Purísima)? How to get there? Map

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The population of La Zanja (La Purísima) (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 12 inhabitants

Population data in La Zanja (La Purísima) (Michoacán de Ocampo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Zanja (La Purísima): Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Zanja (La Purísima):
Fertility rate (children per woman):28.33
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:25.00%3.85%
Illiterate population (men):16.67%8.33%
Illiterate population (women):8.33%0.00%
Schooling level:3.676.44
Schooling level (men):46.71
Schooling level (women):36.27
Indigenous culture data in La Zanja (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 Zanja (La Purísima), compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Zanja (La Purísima):
Employed population over 12 years:33.33%30.77%
Employed population over 12 years (men):50.00%58.33%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%7.14%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:410
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%20.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:100.00%100.00%
Housing with television:100.00%100.00%
Housing with refrigerator:100.00%100.00%
Housing with washing machine:100.00%100.00%
Housing with automobile:75.00%80.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%20.00%
Homes with landline telephone:25.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:100.00%100.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Zanja (La Purísima) (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of La Zanja (La Purísima)

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Population pyramid of La Zanja (La Purísima) (Michoacán de Ocampo)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of La Zanja (La Purísima) 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 Zanja (La Purísima) there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of La Zanja (La Purísima)
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Zanja (La Purísima) (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)011
Youth (6-14 years)112
Adults (15-59 years)156
Elderly (60+ years)213

Photos of La Zanja (La Purísima)

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The Postal Code of La Zanja (La Purísima) (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 59946

Are you going to send a letter to La Zanja (La Purísima)? Do you have a friend in La Zanja (La Purísima) and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of La Zanja (La Purísima) consists of the following 5 digits: 59946. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of La Zanja (La Purísima) ("59") correspond to the state code of Michoacán de Ocampo, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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