Las Moras (Guanajuato)

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The town of Las Moras (Guanajuato) belongs to the municipality of Tierra Blanca. There are 745 inhabitants and it is 1,738 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Mineral de Pozos is 89 minutes away by car (60 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #9 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Las Moras, there is a percentage of 2% of indigenous population and 70% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Las Moras? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Las Moras is located at 3.1 kilometers from Tierra Blanca, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Las Moras.

#1 Where is Las Moras? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Las Moras (Guanajuato)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of Las Moras (Guanajuato) is 745 inhabitants

Population data in Las Moras (Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Las Moras: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Las Moras:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.585.64
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:7.52%6.31%
Illiterate population:6.17%10.36%
Illiterate population (men):1.88%5.64%
Illiterate population (women):4.30%14.70%
Schooling level:7.495.97
Schooling level (men):7.416.06
Schooling level (women):7.565.89
Indigenous culture data in Las Moras:
Percentage of indigenous population:1.61%4.20%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:5.91%3.90%
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 Las Moras, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guanajuato, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Las Moras:
Employed population over 12 years:47.25%31.23%
Employed population over 12 years (men):56.28%47.96%
Employed population over 12 years (women):38.52%15.85%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:178188
Homes with electricity:93.82%87.50%
Housing with piped water:95.51%80.56%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:72.47%64.58%
Dwellings with radio:53.37%61.11%
Housing with television:78.65%77.78%
Housing with refrigerator:74.16%47.22%
Housing with washing machine:37.08%17.36%
Housing with automobile:34.83%26.39%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:12.92%2.78%
Homes with landline telephone:15.17%21.53%
Dwellings with cellular phones:70.22%9.72%
Homes with Internet:19.10%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Las Moras (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 Las Moras

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Las Moras, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tierra Blanca. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Las Moras.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Las Moras

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Las Moras, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Las Moras so you can contact them.:

#5 What to do in Las Moras

Want to know what to see in Las Moras if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Las Moras.
Mountains in Las Moras for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro del Jabalí (1835 meters): 1.8 km walk (33 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • El Tepozán (2191 meters): 3.1 km walk (41 minutes), heading South.
  • El Pinalito (2098 meters): 3.5 km walk (42 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • El Huisache (1998 meters): 4.6 km walk (67 minutes), heading Northeast.
Magical Towns near Las Moras to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near Las Moras:
  • Villa Unión (247 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Juanica (479 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (2 minutes by car)
  • Guadalupe (483 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (3 minutes by car)
  • El Zapote (129 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the North (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 Las Moras (Guanajuato)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Las Moras by age and gender, 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 Las Moras there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Las Moras
Data of the age pyramid of the town Las Moras (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)435295
Youth (6-14 years)7167138
Adults (15-59 years)226216442
Elderly (60+ years)393170

#7 Photos of Las Moras

In order for you to enjoy nature around Las Moras, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Las Moras, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#8 The Postal Code of Las Moras (Guanajuato) is 37974

Are you going to send a letter to Las Moras? Do you have a friend in Las Moras and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Las Moras consists of the following 5 digits: 37974. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Las Moras ("37") correspond to the state code of Guanajuato, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

#9 Vote for Las Moras as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 4.4/5
(considering 7 votes)

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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Tierra Blanca

  1. Arroyo Seco (539 inhabitants)
  2. Derramadero del Sauz (117 inhabitants)
  3. El Hartón (23 inhabitants)
  4. El Progreso (285 inhabitants)
  5. El Sauz (462 inhabitants)
  6. El Zapote (129 inhabitants)
  7. Guadalupe (483 inhabitants)
  8. La Chamacuera (73 inhabitants)
  9. La Cuesta de Peñones (1334 inhabitants)
  10. La Loma (30 inhabitants)
  11. Los Charcos (- inhabitants)
  12. Los Moreno (23 inhabitants)
  13. Madroño (- inhabitants)
  14. Mesa de Madroño (8 inhabitants)
  15. Milpa Blanca (234 inhabitants)