Providencia (Torreón, Coahuila de Zaragoza)

We have collected many facts about the medium-sized town of Providencia, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 455 inhabitants of Coahuila de Zaragoza.

The town of Providencia is located in the Municipality of Torreón (in the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza). There are 455 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #18 in terms of number of inhabitants. Providencia is at 1,119 meters of altitude.

Data: In Providencia, there is a percentage of 1% of indigenous population and 93% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Providencia? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Providencia is located at 10.3 kilometers from Torreón, 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 Providencia.

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

Location map of Providencia in Coahuila de Zaragoza: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Providencia, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Providencia (Coahuila de Zaragoza) is 455 inhabitants

Population data in Providencia (Torreón, Coahuila de Zaragoza)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Providencia: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Providencia:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.072.59
Population coming from outside the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza:11.65%11.27%
Illiterate population:2.42%2.30%
Illiterate population (men):1.54%2.59%
Illiterate population (women):0.88%2.02%
Schooling level:8.667.17
Schooling level (men):8.387.03
Schooling level (women):8.97.30
Indigenous culture data in Providencia:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.88%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.22%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 Providencia, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Providencia:
Employed population over 12 years:48.57%39.25%
Employed population over 12 years (men):55.25%55.17%
Employed population over 12 years (women):42.37%24.29%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:109132
Homes with electricity:100.00%99.17%
Housing with piped water:98.17%94.21%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:95.41%90.08%
Dwellings with radio:66.97%68.60%
Housing with television:97.25%95.04%
Housing with refrigerator:98.17%92.56%
Housing with washing machine:81.65%71.07%
Housing with automobile:39.45%34.71%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:21.10%11.57%
Homes with landline telephone:11.01%24.79%
Dwellings with cellular phones:92.66%60.33%
Homes with Internet:26.61%4.96%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Providencia (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Providencia

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Providencia

Many people want to stay in the town of Providencia 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.:
  • MOTEL EL FENIX: 4 km away, direction West (3 minutes by car)
  • HOTEL SUITES AVIELI: 5 km away, direction Northwest (4 minutes by car)
  • HOTEL: 7 km away, direction Northwest (5 minutes by car)
  • MOTEL EDEN: 6 km away, direction Southwest (4 minutes by car)

#5 Population pyramid of Providencia (Coahuila de Zaragoza)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Providencia 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 Providencia there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Providencia
Data of the age pyramid of the town Providencia (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)202949
Youth (6-14 years)353873
Adults (15-59 years)161130291
Elderly (60+ years)202242

#6 Photos of Providencia

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Providencia (Coahuila de Zaragoza) is 27415

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Providencia 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: 27415. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Providencia ("27") correspond to the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza, 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.

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  2. Corrales de Belén (- inhabitants)
  3. Feliciano Amador Gómez (La Joya) (- inhabitants)
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  6. José De las Fuentes Rodríguez (- inhabitants)
  7. La Fortuna (6 inhabitants)
  8. La Joyita (Recreativo la Hacienda) (6 inhabitants)
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  10. Nueva la Paz (306 inhabitants)
  11. El Cariño (Patricio González Olguín) (5 inhabitants)
  12. Mayrán (- inhabitants)
  13. San Esteban (- inhabitants)
  14. Torreón (690193 inhabitants)
  15. Valparaíso (- inhabitants)