San Matías (Hidalgo, Tamaulipas)

The most complete information about the small village of San Matías (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Tamaulipas has 78 inhabitants?

The town of San Matías is located in the Municipality of Hidalgo (in the State of Tamaulipas). There are 78 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #44 in terms of number of inhabitants. San Matías is at 374 meters of altitude.

Data: In San Matías, 83% of the inhabitants are catholic and 58% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of San Matías is located at 7.9 kilometers from Estación Santa Engracia, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. In addition, it is located at 42.9 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 San Matías.

#1 Where is San Matías? How to get there? Map

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


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#2 The population of San Matías (Tamaulipas) is 78 inhabitants

Population data in San Matías (Hidalgo, Tamaulipas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in San Matías: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in San Matías:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.110.71
Population coming from outside the State of Tamaulipas:2.56%4.63%
Illiterate population:8.97%11.11%
Illiterate population (men):6.41%10.71%
Illiterate population (women):2.56%11.54%
Schooling level:6.985.04
Schooling level (men):6.235.02
Schooling level (women):7.935.06
Indigenous culture data in San Matías:
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 San Matías, 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 San Matías:
Employed population over 12 years:39.74%34.26%
Employed population over 12 years (men):51.11%60.71%
Employed population over 12 years (women):24.24%5.77%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2443
Homes with electricity:95.83%100.00%
Housing with piped water:87.50%93.10%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:25.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:75.00%62.07%
Housing with television:83.33%89.66%
Housing with refrigerator:83.33%75.86%
Housing with washing machine:58.33%51.72%
Housing with automobile:29.17%20.69%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:95.83%44.83%
Homes with Internet:33.33%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in San Matías (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Tamaulipas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of San Matías

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near San Matías

Many people want to stay in the town of San Matías 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 Population pyramid of San Matías (Tamaulipas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of San Matías 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 San Matías there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of San Matías
Data of the age pyramid of the town San Matías (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)033
Youth (6-14 years)5712
Adults (15-59 years)221941
Elderly (60+ years)61622

#6 Photos of San Matías

In order for you to enjoy nature around San Matías, 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 Matías, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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  3. El Castillo (1 inhabitants)
  4. El Pensamiento Libre (79 inhabitants)
  5. El Quilacho (2 inhabitants)
  6. El Raizudo (- inhabitants)
  7. El Sauz (266 inhabitants)
  8. Guadalupe (4 inhabitants)
  9. Guillermo Zúñiga (1 inhabitants)
  10. La Noria (- inhabitants)
  11. Las Margaritas (121 inhabitants)
  12. Las Palmas (- inhabitants)
  13. Nicolás Bravo (20 inhabitants)
  14. San Antonio (1 inhabitants)
  15. San Juan (San Juanito) (- inhabitants)