Purificación (Peñuelas) (Tamaulipas)

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The town of Purificación (Peñuelas) is located in the Municipality of Hidalgo (in the State of Tamaulipas). There are 174 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #10 in terms of number of inhabitants. Purificación (Peñuelas) is at 567 meters of altitude.

Data: In Purificación (Peñuelas), 45% of individuals have completed secondary education and 2% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of Purificación (Peñuelas) is located at 10.5 kilometers from Estación Santa Engracia, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. In addition, it is located at 28.5 kilometers from Hidalgo, which is the capital of the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Purificación (Peñuelas).

Where is Purificación (Peñuelas)? How to get there? Map

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The population of Purificación (Peñuelas) (Tamaulipas) is 174 inhabitants

Population data in Purificación (Peñuelas) (Tamaulipas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20209282174
2010167164331
2005155153308
Evolution of the population in Purificación (Peñuelas): Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Purificación (Peñuelas):
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.356.10
Population coming from outside the State of Tamaulipas:8.62%12.08%
Illiterate population:4.02%5.14%
Illiterate population (men):2.30%6.10%
Illiterate population (women):1.72%4.19%
Schooling level:7.376.46
Schooling level (men):7.466.10
Schooling level (women):7.286.87
Indigenous culture data in Purificación (Peñuelas):
20202010
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 Purificación (Peñuelas), compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Tamaulipas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Purificación (Peñuelas):
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:55.17%35.95%
Employed population over 12 years (men):71.95%65.85%
Employed population over 12 years (women):40.22%6.59%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:58121
Homes with electricity:100.00%97.83%
Housing with piped water:100.00%96.74%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:46.55%93.48%
Dwellings with radio:74.14%55.43%
Housing with television:77.59%78.26%
Housing with refrigerator:93.10%78.26%
Housing with washing machine:81.03%61.96%
Housing with automobile:41.38%23.91%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.72%2.17%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%14.13%
Dwellings with cellular phones:94.83%32.61%
Homes with Internet:94.83%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Purificación (Peñuelas) (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Tamaulipas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Purificación (Peñuelas)

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Purificación (Peñuelas), to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Hidalgo. You can search free satellite map (2022) of Purificación (Peñuelas).


Population pyramid of Purificación (Peñuelas) (Tamaulipas)

In Purificación (Peñuelas) 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 Purificación (Peñuelas), 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 Purificación (Peñuelas)
Data of the age pyramid of the town Purificación (Peñuelas) (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)13417
Youth (6-14 years)111122
Adults (15-59 years)464490
Elderly (60+ years)222345

Photos of Purificación (Peñuelas)

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