Purungueo (Tiquicheo de Nicolás Romero, Michoacán de Ocampo)

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All the information about this town of 366 inhabitants of the State of Michoacán de Ocampo

The town of Purungueo is located in the Municipality of Tiquicheo de Nicolás Romero (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 366 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #4 in terms of number of inhabitants. Purungueo is at 437 meters of altitude.

Data: In Purungueo, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 89% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Purungueo? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Purungueo is located at 16.0 kilometers from Tiquicheo, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Purungueo.

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


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The population of Purungueo (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 366 inhabitants

Population data in Purungueo (Tiquicheo de Nicolás Romero, Michoacán de Ocampo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020185181366
2010329322651
2005295300595
Evolution of the population in Purungueo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Purungueo:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):4.613.66
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:4.37%3.84%
Illiterate population:16.94%15.05%
Illiterate population (men):9.02%13.66%
Illiterate population (women):7.92%16.41%
Schooling level:5.435.06
Schooling level (men):5.185.13
Schooling level (women):5.664.99
Indigenous culture data in Purungueo:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.31%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.15%
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 Purungueo, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Purungueo:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:59.02%34.56%
Employed population over 12 years (men):63.54%57.14%
Employed population over 12 years (women):54.59%12.46%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:124225
Homes with electricity:98.39%97.50%
Housing with piped water:95.97%60.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:95.16%85.00%
Dwellings with radio:15.32%23.12%
Housing with television:76.61%75.00%
Housing with refrigerator:91.13%78.75%
Housing with washing machine:65.32%51.25%
Housing with automobile:28.23%29.38%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:12.90%2.50%
Homes with landline telephone:8.06%7.50%
Dwellings with cellular phones:88.71%59.38%
Homes with Internet:1.61%0.62%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Purungueo (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Purungueo

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Population pyramid of Purungueo (Michoacán de Ocampo)

In Purungueo 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 Purungueo, 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 Purungueo
Data of the age pyramid of the town Purungueo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)121426
Youth (6-14 years)333265
Adults (15-59 years)9287179
Elderly (60+ years)484896

Photos of Purungueo

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The Postal Code of Purungueo (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 61380

Are you going to send a letter to Purungueo? Do you have a friend in Purungueo and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Purungueo consists of the following 5 digits: 61380. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Purungueo ("61") correspond to the state code of Michoacán de Ocampo, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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