The town of Palaú is located in the Municipality of Múzquiz (in the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza). There are 17,594 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #2 of the ranking. Palaú is at 438 meters of altitude.
Data: In Palaú, 29% of the population over 12 years is single and 45% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.
Do you want to locate the town of Palaú? You can find it at 9.1 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Ciudad Melchor Múzquiz, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Palaú location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.
Where is Palaú? How to get there? Map
How to get to the town of Palaú in Coahuila de Zaragoza? 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 Palaú.
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The population of Palaú (Coahuila de Zaragoza) is 17,594 inhabitants
|Year||Female Inhabitants||Male inhabitants||Total population|
|Fertility rate (children per woman):||2.32||1.72|
|Population coming from outside the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza:||3.47%||3.74%|
|Illiterate population (men):||0.65%||1.72%|
|Illiterate population (women):||0.70%||2.23%|
|Schooling level (men):||9.53||8.57|
|Schooling level (women):||9.67||8.52|
|Percentage of indigenous population:||0.14%||0.35%|
|Percentage speaking an indigenous language:||0.06%||0.11%|
|Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:||0.00%||0.00%|
Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Múzquiz (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.
|Employed population over 12 years:||37.46%||30.54%|
|Employed population over 12 years (men):||47.78%||46.17%|
|Employed population over 12 years (women):||27.10%||14.63%|
|Number of inhabited private dwellings:||4,960||4,920|
|Homes with electricity:||99.35%||98.83%|
|Housing with piped water:||99.33%||91.89%|
|Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:||95.58%||97.33%|
|Dwellings with radio:||75.44%||87.94%|
|Housing with television:||94.40%||97.22%|
|Housing with refrigerator:||97.46%||96.21%|
|Housing with washing machine:||90.65%||89.09%|
|Housing with automobile:||62.30%||61.64%|
|Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:||30.34%||27.31%|
|Homes with landline telephone:||42.00%||46.62%|
|Dwellings with cellular phones:||86.59%||69.46%|
|Homes with Internet:||45.42%||18.77%|
Satellite photo of Palaú
With the satellite map of Palaú 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 Múzquiz. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Palaú.
Population pyramid of Palaú (Coahuila de Zaragoza)
We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Palaú 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 Palaú there is a generational replacement.
|Age range||Number of women||Number of men||Total population|
|Infants (0-5 years)||946||903||1,849|
|Youth (6-14 years)||1,386||1,402||2,788|
|Adults (15-59 years)||5,214||5,273||10,487|
|Elderly (60+ years)||1,233||1,237||2,470|
Photos of Palaú
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