Tequisquiapan (Tequisquiapan, Querétaro Arteaga)

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Did you know that this town in Querétaro Arteaga has 34,955 inhabitants?

The town of Tequisquiapan is located in the Municipality of Tequisquiapan (in the State of Querétaro Arteaga). There are 34,955 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #1 in terms of number of inhabitants. Tequisquiapan is at 1,870 meters of altitude.

Data: In Tequisquiapan, 90% of the inhabitants are catholic and 69% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

#1 Where is Tequisquiapan? How to get there? Map

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

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#2 The population of Tequisquiapan (Querétaro Arteaga) is 34,955 inhabitants

Population data in Tequisquiapan (Tequisquiapan, Querétaro Arteaga)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Tequisquiapan: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tequisquiapan:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.992.45
Population coming from outside the State of Querétaro Arteaga:18.94%18.78%
Illiterate population:2.17%3.76%
Illiterate population (men):0.67%2.45%
Illiterate population (women):1.51%4.95%
Schooling level:10.198.96
Schooling level (men):10.289.25
Schooling level (women):10.118.70
Indigenous culture data in Tequisquiapan:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.81%0.95%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.32%0.40%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.01%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Tequisquiapan, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Querétaro Arteaga, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Tequisquiapan:
Employed population over 12 years:52.97%42.11%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.73%52.39%
Employed population over 12 years (women):45.84%32.71%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:9,44010,032
Homes with electricity:99.32%99.17%
Housing with piped water:98.62%97.94%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:98.93%97.08%
Dwellings with radio:70.19%82.46%
Housing with television:94.45%96.34%
Housing with refrigerator:90.96%83.96%
Housing with washing machine:69.28%59.90%
Housing with automobile:54.18%48.22%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:43.70%32.15%
Homes with landline telephone:30.38%40.78%
Dwellings with cellular phones:91.36%71.17%
Homes with Internet:61.33%23.41%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tequisquiapan (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Querétaro Arteaga, and with the total for the country.

We can find in the city of Tequisquiapan the masons known as 'bovederos', who use only their trowel to build vaults and roofs type dome. As you can see in the following awesome footage, defying gravity they do not need formworks or ceiling mounts, using only a Mexican technology that has passed from parents to children from generation to generation.

In this longer video, you can see the whole process of building a dome by a 'bovedero'

#3 Satellite photo of Tequisquiapan

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#4 Population pyramid of Tequisquiapan (Querétaro Arteaga)

In Tequisquiapan 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 Tequisquiapan, 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 Tequisquiapan
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tequisquiapan (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)1,4631,5312,994
Youth (6-14 years)2,4722,6005,072
Adults (15-59 years)11,63310,45022,083
Elderly (60+ years)2,6382,1684,806

#5 Photos of Tequisquiapan

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Tequisquiapan? 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 Tequisquiapan.

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#13 Other towns in the Municipality of Tequisquiapan

  1. Ejido Fuentezuelas (10 inhabitants)
  2. Ejido Fuentezuelas (Familia Chacón Ramírez) (3 inhabitants)
  3. El Arenal (5 inhabitants)
  4. Corral de Piedra (1 inhabitants)
  5. El Llano (Pozo Número Seis) (- inhabitants)
  6. El Magueyal (- inhabitants)
  7. Fuentezuelas (3434 inhabitants)
  8. La Tortuga (2266 inhabitants)
  9. La Vega (51 inhabitants)
  10. Pozo Número Uno (Ejido el Sauz) (2 inhabitants)
  11. Ramas Blancas (- inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Guadalupe (1 inhabitants)
  13. Rancho Largo (La Vía) (- inhabitants)
  14. Rancho San José (1 inhabitants)
  15. Santillán (1466 inhabitants)