Santa Efigenia (Guanajuato)

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The town of Santa Efigenia (Guanajuato) belongs to the municipality of Romita. There are 876 inhabitants and it is 1,750 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Jalpa de Cánovas is 66 minutes away by car (54 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #14 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Santa Efigenia, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 67% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Santa Efigenia? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Santa Efigenia is located at 18.4 kilometers from Romita, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Santa Efigenia.

#1 Where is Santa Efigenia? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Santa Efigenia (Guanajuato) is 876 inhabitants

Population data in Santa Efigenia (Guanajuato)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Santa Efigenia: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santa Efigenia:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8911.48
Population coming from outside the State of Guanajuato:2.28%1.64%
Illiterate population:10.39%14.47%
Illiterate population (men):4.11%11.48%
Illiterate population (women):6.28%17.02%
Schooling level:6.165.19
Schooling level (men):6.014.94
Schooling level (women):6.35.41
Indigenous culture data in Santa Efigenia:
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 Santa Efigenia, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Guanajuato, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Santa Efigenia:
Employed population over 12 years:40.18%29.06%
Employed population over 12 years (men):59.04%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):23.21%11.19%
Number of inhabited private housings:227182
Homes with electricity:97.36%95.27%
Homes with piped water:99.12%100.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:88.55%88.17%
Homes with a radio:51.10%75.15%
Homes with a television:86.78%85.80%
Homes with a refrigerator:75.77%66.86%
Homes with a washing machine:66.08%56.21%
Homes with a car:35.24%38.46%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.17%3.55%
Homes with landline telephone:5.73%37.28%
Homes with cell phones:66.52%11.24%
Homes with Internet:28.63%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santa Efigenia (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Guanajuato, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Santa Efigenia

With the satellite map of Santa Efigenia will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Romita. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Santa Efigenia.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Santa Efigenia

Many people want to stay in the town of Santa Efigenia 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 Santa Efigenia

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Santa Efigenia? The list of the best places to visit in Santa Efigenia and nearby locations.
Mountains in Santa Efigenia for hiking and trails:
  • San José de Solís (1844 meters): 3.6 km walk (44 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro La Capilla (1808 meters): 4.4 km walk (82 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Los Portales (1853 meters): 3.9 km walk (78 minutes), heading South.
  • El Burro (1943 meters): 5.4 km walk (70 minutes), heading Northwest.
Magical Towns near Santa Efigenia to discover the Mexican culture:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Santa Efigenia?:
  • Monte de Hoyos (951 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (5 minutes by car)
  • Los Ocotes (199 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the North (5 minutes by car)
  • San Francisco de Gavia Uno (47 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (4 minutes by car)
  • San Ramón Nuevo (295 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northwest (5 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Santa Efigenia (Guanajuato)

In Santa Efigenia 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 Santa Efigenia, 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 Santa Efigenia
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santa Efigenia (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5257109
Youth (6-14 years)8168149
Adults (15-59 years)277240517
Elderly (60+ years)5150101

#7 Pictures of Santa Efigenia

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Santa Efigenia (Guanajuato) is 36216

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Santa Efigenia 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: 36216. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Santa Efigenia ("36") correspond to the State of Guanajuato, 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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Romita

  1. El Ingeniero (6 inhabitants)
  2. El Monte (Carmen García) (14 inhabitants)
  3. El Monte de la Malanca (2 inhabitants)
  4. El Nuevo San Antonio (La Loma) (173 inhabitants)
  5. Granja del Doctor (Largana) (1 inhabitants)
  6. Granja Yolanda (2 inhabitants)
  7. Rancho El Paraíso (- inhabitants)
  8. La Cumbre (20 inhabitants)
  9. Pedregal de Martínez (313 inhabitants)
  10. Rancho la Concepción (10 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Viejo (1 inhabitants)
  12. Rincón de los Martínez (22 inhabitants)
  13. San Gonzalo (755 inhabitants)
  14. San Luisito (Benito Landeros) (99 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Ana (14 inhabitants)