Torreón (Coahuila)

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All the information about this town of 690,193 inhabitants of the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza

The town of Torreón (Coahuila) belongs to the municipality of Torreón. There are 690,193 inhabitants and it is 1,110 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #1 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Torreón, 23% of individuals have completed secondary education and 47% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

#1 Where is Torreón? How to go? Map

Map to know how to get to Torreón (Coahuila de Zaragoza) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Torreón, which has the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Torreón (Coahuila de Zaragoza) is 690,193 inhabitants

Population data in Torreón (Coahuila)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Torreón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Torreón:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.931.05
Population coming from outside the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza:15.21%17.29%
Illiterate population:0.86%1.14%
Illiterate population (men):0.42%1.05%
Illiterate population (women):0.44%1.23%
Schooling level:11.2110.36
Schooling level (men):11.3510.54
Schooling level (women):11.0910.20
Indigenous culture data in Torreón:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.28%0.46%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.13%0.21%
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 Torreón, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Torreón:
Employed population over 12 years:48.74%38.10%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.06%49.17%
Employed population over 12 years (women):40.83%27.58%
Number of inhabited private housings:207,066214,113
Homes with electricity:99.65%99.64%
Homes with piped water:99.54%98.25%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:99.50%98.97%
Homes with a radio:70.91%82.77%
Homes with a television:97.02%98.27%
Homes with a refrigerator:96.89%95.42%
Homes with a washing machine:85.03%83.01%
Homes with a car:57.45%56.01%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:46.74%39.85%
Homes with landline telephone:40.24%56.93%
Homes with cell phones:92.77%76.58%
Homes with Internet:64.28%29.98%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Torreón (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Torreón

With the satellite map of Torreón 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 Torreón. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Torreón.

#4 What to do in Torreón

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Torreón? The list of the best places to visit in Torreón and nearby locations.
Mountains in Torreón for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro El Guarache (1318 meters): 3.6 km walk (55 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro Alto (1378 meters): 13.8 km walk (207 minutes), heading West.
  • Loma El Diente (1183 meters): 12.0 km walk (167 minutes), heading West.
  • Barrón (1364 meters): 13.4 km walk (202 minutes), heading West.
Other towns near Torreón:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#5 Population pyramid of Torreón (Coahuila de Zaragoza)

In Torreón 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 Torreón, 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 Torreón
Data of the age pyramid of the town Torreón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)33,02634,24267,268
Youth (6-14 years)50,10652,059102,165
Adults (15-59 years)224,369212,321436,690
Elderly (60+ years)46,24337,82784,070

#6 Pictures of Torreón

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of Torreón? 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 pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Torreón.

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#7 Vote for Torreón as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 4.3/5
(considering 3 votes)

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#14 Other towns in the Municipality of Torreón

  1. Club de Caza y Tiro Torreón (4 inhabitants)
  2. Colonia Diez de Abril (El Queso) (244 inhabitants)
  3. El Perú (1869 inhabitants)
  4. Feliciano Amador Gómez (La Joya) (- inhabitants)
  5. Fraccionamiento la Noria (- inhabitants)
  6. Juan Eugenio Cinco (Noria Nueva York) (- inhabitants)
  7. Juan Eugenio Número Dos (3 inhabitants)
  8. La Colonia (60 inhabitants)
  9. La Libertad (- inhabitants)
  10. La Trinidad (300 inhabitants)
  11. Sector Tres (1 inhabitants)
  12. Paso del Águila (- inhabitants)
  13. Santa Fe (2105 inhabitants)
  14. Sector Uno Zaragoza (Los Arenales) (- inhabitants)
  15. Valparaíso (- inhabitants)