Santiago (Zacatecas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Santiago, a beautiful large village of 1,556 inhabitants of the State of Zacatecas

The town of Santiago (Zacatecas) belongs to the municipality of Pinos. There are 1,556 inhabitants and it is 2,131 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Pinos is 40 minutes away by car (30 km). It is the most populated town in the position #9 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Santiago, 64% 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.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Santiago is located at 21.0 kilometers (in direction Southesast) from the locality of Pinos, 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 Santiago.

#1 Where is Santiago? How to go? Map

Online map of Santiago in Zacatecas, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of Santiago (Zacatecas) is 1,556 inhabitants

Population data in Santiago (Zacatecas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Santiago: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santiago:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.896.46
Population coming from outside the State of Zacatecas:4.69%9.95%
Illiterate population:5.08%7.88%
Illiterate population (men):1.86%6.46%
Illiterate population (women):3.21%9.20%
Schooling level:7.486.53
Schooling level (men):7.166.28
Schooling level (women):7.726.76
Indigenous culture data in Santiago:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.32%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.06%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 Santiago, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Zacatecas, and in the country as a whole.

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

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Santiago:
Employed population over 12 years:29.11%25.29%
Employed population over 12 years (men):52.33%48.21%
Employed population over 12 years (women):9.68%4.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:392387
Homes with electricity:99.49%95.05%
Housing with piped water:100.00%98.76%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:91.58%69.35%
Dwellings with radio:45.92%82.35%
Housing with television:96.43%94.12%
Housing with refrigerator:88.78%64.09%
Housing with washing machine:79.34%60.37%
Housing with automobile:59.18%42.11%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:2.30%1.24%
Homes with landline telephone:6.12%19.50%
Dwellings with cellular phones:78.57%28.48%
Homes with Internet:2.81%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santiago (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Zacatecas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Santiago

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Santiago

Do you want to stay in Santiago? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Santiago:

#5 What to do in Santiago

Want to know what to see in Santiago if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Santiago.
Mountains in Santiago for hiking and trails:
  • Moya (Monte Moya) (2134 meters): 1.3 km walk (24 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • El Triguillo (Monte El Triguillo) (2132 meters): 2.8 km walk (34 minutes), heading West.
  • Mesa del Motor (2195 meters): 2.6 km walk (39 minutes), heading South.
  • El Bosque (Monte El Bosque) (2177 meters): 3.8 km walk (79 minutes), heading South.
Magical Towns near Santiago to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Pinos (Zacatecas): Don't miss "​Jardín Miguel Hidalgo​", 40 km, heading Southwest (30 minutes by car)
Other towns near Santiago:
  • El Zacatal (345 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the West (3 minutes by car)
  • El Coyote (Fonseca) (99 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Southwest (6 minutes by car)
  • San Isidro (203 inhabitants): Located 8 km to the South (9 minutes by car)
  • El Callej�n (19 inhabitants): Located 8 km to the North (9 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 Santiago (Zacatecas)

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

Population pyramid of Santiago
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santiago (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)127117244
Youth (6-14 years)154175329
Adults (15-59 years)481345826
Elderly (60+ years)8572157

#7 Photos of Santiago

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Santiago? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Santiago.

Enjoy photos of Santiago at this link

#8 The Postal Code of Santiago (Zacatecas) is 98940

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Santiago 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: 98940. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Santiago ("98") correspond to the State of Zacatecas, 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.

#9 Vote for Santiago as the most beautiful town in Mexico

Do you like Santiago or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for Santiago 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: 3.7/5
(considering 3 votes)

In the following links you can check the list of the best (and most beautiful) towns in Mexico and the State of Zacatecas, by popular vote:
- The best towns in Mexico
- The most beautiful towns in Zacatecas

#10 Comments and opinions about Santiago

#11 Schools in Santiago

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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Pinos

  1. Cañón del Balazo (15 inhabitants)
  2. Colonia Belisario Domínguez (Las Güeritas) (286 inhabitants)
  3. Colonia Vicente Guerrero (11 inhabitants)
  4. El Carreño (- inhabitants)
  5. El Tanatillo (- inhabitants)
  6. El Tecomate (291 inhabitants)
  7. Jesús María Sur (San Antonio de la Cruz) (49 inhabitants)
  8. Las Coloradas (- inhabitants)
  9. Las Tinajas (El Ranchito) (- inhabitants)
  10. Milpa el Colorado (6 inhabitants)
  11. Sam el As (Las Majadas) (5 inhabitants)
  12. San Agustín (- inhabitants)
  13. San Miguel (- inhabitants)
  14. Tunas Selectas Alvacar (3 inhabitants)
  15. Víctor Rosales (La Paz) (384 inhabitants)