San José (State of Mexico)

Maps, photos and statistics of San José, a beautiful large village of 2,412 inhabitants of the State of México

The town of San José (State of Mexico) belongs to the municipality of Villa Guerrero. There are 2,412 inhabitants and it is 2,434 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Ixtapan de la Sal is 31 minutes away by car (28 km). It is the most populated town in the position #9 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In San José, 99% of the inhabitants are catholic and 62% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that San José is located at 6.2 kilometers (in direction Southwest) from the locality of Villa Guerrero, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of San José.

#1 Where is San José? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to San José (México)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of San José (México) is 2,412 inhabitants

Population data in San José (State of Mexico)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in San José: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in San José:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.629.55
Population coming from outside the State of México:1.04%0.15%
Illiterate population:7.01%8.89%
Illiterate population (men):3.81%9.55%
Illiterate population (women):3.19%8.22%
Schooling level:6.575.51
Schooling level (men):6.355.34
Schooling level (women):6.775.68
Indigenous culture data in San José:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.62%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.21%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 San José, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of México, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Villa Guerrero (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in San José:
Employed population over 12 years:51.41%41.13%
Employed population over 12 years (men):64.94%62.30%
Employed population over 12 years (women):38.56%19.56%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:609535
Homes with electricity:99.01%95.58%
Housing with piped water:98.69%87.64%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:89.82%90.51%
Dwellings with radio:47.13%54.30%
Housing with television:81.12%81.46%
Housing with refrigerator:58.29%49.01%
Housing with washing machine:62.23%42.38%
Housing with automobile:45.65%33.11%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.24%3.09%
Homes with landline telephone:8.37%24.06%
Dwellings with cellular phones:76.19%17.44%
Homes with Internet:8.05%1.99%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in San José (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of México, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of San José

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near San José

Many people want to stay in the town of San José 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.:

#5 What to do in San José

A weekend in San José and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in San José and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in San José for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Cuescontepec (3279 meters): 5.9 km walk (75 minutes), heading North.
  • Peña Rayada (2488 meters): 8.0 km walk (99 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro El Zacatonal (3453 meters): 9.8 km walk (147 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro La Ladera (2842 meters): 8.3 km walk (109 minutes), heading East.
Magical Towns near San José to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near San José:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of San José (México)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of San José by age and gender, 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 San José there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of San José
Data of the age pyramid of the town San José (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)172179351
Youth (6-14 years)236218454
Adults (15-59 years)7256801,405
Elderly (60+ years)10498202

#7 Photos of San José

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

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#8 The Postal Code of San José (México) is 51777

Are you going to send a letter to San José? Do you have a friend in San José and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of San José consists of the following 5 digits: 51777. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of San José ("51") correspond to the state code of México, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

#9 Vote for San José as the most beautiful town in Mexico

Do you like San José or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for San José to let everyone know about it. Use these stars ("0" you don't like it much, "5" you like it a lot) to rate it with your opinion.

Average Rating: 3.3/5
(considering 6 votes)

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  9. Loma del Capulín (41 inhabitants)
  10. Porfirio Díaz (1435 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho los Oyameles (- inhabitants)
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  13. San Francisco (3351 inhabitants)
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  15. San Pedro Buenos Aires (San Pedro) (357 inhabitants)