Providencia (Villa Hidalgo, Zacatecas)

Learn about large village of Providencia through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 857 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The town of Providencia is located in the Municipality of Villa Hidalgo (in the State of Zacatecas). There are 857 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #7 of the whole municipality. Providencia is at 2,157 meters of altitude.

Data: In Providencia, 28% of individuals have completed secondary education and 4% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Providencia is located at 12.2 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of Villa Hidalgo, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of Providencia.

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

Online map of Providencia in Zacatecas, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of Providencia (Zacatecas) is 857 inhabitants

Population data in Providencia (Villa Hidalgo, Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Providencia: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Providencia:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.3212.29
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:17.62%18.75%
Illiterate population:7.35%11.94%
Illiterate population (men):3.50%12.29%
Illiterate population (women):3.85%11.62%
Schooling level:5.644.09
Schooling level (men):5.223.99
Schooling level (women):5.994.19
Indigenous culture data in Providencia:
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 Providencia, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Providencia:
Employed population over 12 years:29.87%29.31%
Employed population over 12 years (men):44.44%56.86%
Employed population over 12 years (women):16.25%3.24%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:186174
Homes with electricity:99.46%93.59%
Housing with piped water:74.19%1.92%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:48.92%54.49%
Dwellings with radio:60.22%71.15%
Housing with television:87.63%89.74%
Housing with refrigerator:74.73%43.59%
Housing with washing machine:79.03%50.00%
Housing with automobile:40.86%28.85%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.76%0.64%
Homes with landline telephone:2.15%11.54%
Dwellings with cellular phones:73.66%21.79%
Homes with Internet:22.04%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Providencia (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 Providencia

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Providencia

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

#5 Population pyramid of Providencia (Zacatecas)

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)7486160
Youth (6-14 years)115112227
Adults (15-59 years)225192417
Elderly (60+ years)292453

#6 Photos of Providencia

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Villa Hidalgo

  1. El Maguey (446 inhabitants)
  2. El Puerto (- inhabitants)
  3. Fancisco Villa (5 inhabitants)
  4. Fraccionamiento Victoria (La Victoria) (- inhabitants)
  5. La Alcaparra (9 inhabitants)
  6. La Ballena (1478 inhabitants)
  7. La Hondita (2 inhabitants)
  8. La Lagunita (514 inhabitants)
  9. Las Huertas (37 inhabitants)
  10. Los Reyes (448 inhabitants)
  11. Los Saucitos (32 inhabitants)
  12. Providencia (857 inhabitants)
  13. Rancho Nuevo (Rancho Viejo) (- inhabitants)
  14. San Antonio de la Cruz (106 inhabitants)
  15. San José de Gracia (84 inhabitants)