Puerto Obscuro (Chapulhuacán, Hidalgo)

The most complete information about the large village of Puerto Obscuro (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Hidalgo has 515 inhabitants?

Its former name was Puerto Oscuro.

The town of Puerto Obscuro is located in the Municipality of Chapulhuacán (in the State of Hidalgo). There are 515 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #13 of the ranking. Puerto Obscuro is at 1,181 meters of altitude.

This town has recently changed its name. It used to be known as Puerto Oscuro. In the year 2010, the locality changed its name.

Data: In Puerto Obscuro, 36% of the population over 12 years is single and 15% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Puerto Obscuro? You can find it at 5.3 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Chapulhuacán, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Puerto Obscuro location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Puerto Obscuro? How to get there? Map

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


Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of Puerto Obscuro and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Puerto Obscuro (Hidalgo) is 515 inhabitants

Population data in Puerto Obscuro (Chapulhuacán, Hidalgo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020254261515
2010243244487
2005238238476
Evolution of the population in Puerto Obscuro: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Puerto Obscuro:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.717.38
Population coming from outside the State of Hidalgo:27.18%23.20%
Illiterate population:6.80%8.62%
Illiterate population (men):2.72%7.38%
Illiterate population (women):4.08%9.88%
Schooling level:7.526.07
Schooling level (men):7.415.98
Schooling level (women):7.646.17
Indigenous culture data in Puerto Obscuro:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:4.27%5.34%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.17%1.64%
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 Puerto Obscuro, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Hidalgo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Puerto Obscuro:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:56.31%34.29%
Employed population over 12 years (men):67.43%52.87%
Employed population over 12 years (women):44.88%15.64%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:138156
Homes with electricity:96.38%96.61%
Housing with piped water:98.55%92.37%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:86.23%95.76%
Dwellings with radio:44.93%72.03%
Housing with television:80.43%65.25%
Housing with refrigerator:68.84%54.24%
Housing with washing machine:69.57%49.15%
Housing with automobile:24.64%14.41%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:17.39%6.78%
Homes with landline telephone:1.45%4.24%
Dwellings with cellular phones:73.19%12.71%
Homes with Internet:15.22%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Puerto Obscuro (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Hidalgo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Puerto Obscuro

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Puerto Obscuro, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Chapulhuacán. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Puerto Obscuro.


Population pyramid of Puerto Obscuro (Hidalgo)

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

Population pyramid of Puerto Obscuro
Data of the age pyramid of the town Puerto Obscuro (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)322557
Youth (6-14 years)384684
Adults (15-59 years)148141289
Elderly (60+ years)364985

Photos of Puerto Obscuro

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The Postal Code of Puerto Obscuro (Hidalgo) is 42298

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Puerto Obscuro 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: 42298. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Puerto Obscuro ("42") correspond to the State of Hidalgo, 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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