Proaño (Zacatecas)

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The town of Proaño is located in the Municipality of Sombrerete (in the State of Zacatecas). There are 38 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #87 of the ranking. Proaño is at 2,298 meters of altitude.

Data: In Proaño, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 78% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Proaño? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Proaño? You can find it at 11.7 kilometers, in direction South, from the town of Sombrerete, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Proaño location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

#1 Where is Proaño? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Proaño in Zacatecas? 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 Proaño.


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#2 The population of Proaño (Zacatecas) is 38 inhabitants

Population data in Proaño (Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Proaño: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Proaño:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9210.53
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:28.95%36.59%
Illiterate population:2.63%7.32%
Illiterate population (men):2.63%10.53%
Illiterate population (women):0.00%4.55%
Schooling level:7.385.91
Schooling level (men):6.935.63
Schooling level (women):86.18
Indigenous culture data in Proaño:
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 Proaño, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Proaño:
Employed population over 12 years:36.84%24.39%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.67%52.63%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:913
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:55.56%90.00%
Housing with television:100.00%100.00%
Housing with refrigerator:100.00%100.00%
Housing with washing machine:88.89%80.00%
Housing with automobile:55.56%90.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:11.11%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:77.78%40.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Proaño (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Zacatecas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Proaño

With the satellite map of Proaño 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 Sombrerete. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Proaño.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Proaño

Many people want to stay in the town of Proaño 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 Population pyramid of Proaño (Zacatecas)

In Proaño 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 Proaño, 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 Proaño
Data of the age pyramid of the town Proaño (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)235
Youth (6-14 years)549
Adults (15-59 years)91019
Elderly (60+ years)145

#6 Photos of Proaño

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#7 Vote for Proaño as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Sombrerete

  1. Calahorra (4 inhabitants)
  2. El Cheroque (- inhabitants)
  3. El Solar (6 inhabitants)
  4. La Joya (María Guadalupe Guevara Leyva) (6 inhabitants)
  5. La Peña Bola (- inhabitants)
  6. Miguel Chiquito (2 inhabitants)
  7. Nuevo México (35 inhabitants)
  8. San Antonio del Hule (San Antonio) (7 inhabitants)
  9. San José de Mesillas (Mesillas) (442 inhabitants)
  10. San José del Río (6 inhabitants)
  11. San Juan de los Laureles (San Juan del Álamo) (6 inhabitants)
  12. San Luis de las Palmas (Palma de los Quiroz) (1 inhabitants)
  13. San Pedro de la Tinaja (La Tinaja) (8 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Elena (- inhabitants)
  15. Veintinueve de Septiembre (- inhabitants)