Veracruz (Poanas, Durango)

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So you will learn about this incredible town of 778 inhabitants of Durango.

The town of Veracruz is located in the Municipality of Poanas (in the State of Durango). There are 778 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #9 in terms of number of inhabitants. Veracruz is at 2,006 meters of altitude.

Data: In Veracruz, 97% of the inhabitants are catholic and 77% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Veracruz is located at 13.4 kilometers from Villa Unión, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Veracruz.

Where is Veracruz? How to get there? Map

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

Need to locate a certain Veracruz building on a satellite photo? In this link we have an updated image, where you can see the streets and houses of the village.

The population of Veracruz (Durango) is 778 inhabitants

Population data in Veracruz (Poanas, Durango)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Veracruz: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Veracruz:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.714.06
Population coming from outside the State of Durango:6.04%7.39%
Illiterate population:1.41%4.11%
Illiterate population (men):0.51%4.06%
Illiterate population (women):0.90%4.15%
Schooling level:8.126.54
Schooling level (men):7.886.43
Schooling level (women):8.346.64
Indigenous culture data in Veracruz:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.39%0.70%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.13%0.23%
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 Veracruz, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Durango, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Veracruz:
Employed population over 12 years:26.74%28.99%
Employed population over 12 years (men):39.73%50.25%
Employed population over 12 years (women):15.25%10.70%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:213320
Homes with electricity:100.00%99.57%
Housing with piped water:100.00%97.84%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:91.55%92.64%
Dwellings with radio:72.30%85.28%
Housing with television:96.24%97.40%
Housing with refrigerator:96.24%82.68%
Housing with washing machine:77.46%45.89%
Housing with automobile:61.50%51.95%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:16.90%6.93%
Homes with landline telephone:46.01%42.42%
Dwellings with cellular phones:47.89%10.39%
Homes with Internet:0.47%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Veracruz (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Durango, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Veracruz

With the satellite map of Veracruz 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 Poanas. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Veracruz.

Population pyramid of Veracruz (Durango)

In Veracruz 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 Veracruz, 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 Veracruz
Data of the age pyramid of the town Veracruz (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)373269
Youth (6-14 years)7366139
Adults (15-59 years)233200433
Elderly (60+ years)7067137

Photos of Veracruz

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

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The Postal Code of Veracruz (Durango) is 34830

Are you going to send a letter to Veracruz? Do you have a friend in Veracruz and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Veracruz consists of the following 5 digits: 34830. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Veracruz ("34") correspond to the state code of Durango, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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Other towns in the Municipality of Poanas

  1. Damián Carmona (621 inhabitants)
  2. El Potosí (721 inhabitants)
  3. Estación Poanas (393 inhabitants)
  4. Francisco Zarco (437 inhabitants)
  5. La Joya (1914 inhabitants)
  6. La Noria del Ojo (3 inhabitants)
  7. Los Molinos (2 inhabitants)
  8. Narciso Mendoza (1004 inhabitants)
  9. Noria de los Pilares (290 inhabitants)
  10. Orizaba (1532 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho El Paraíso (6 inhabitants)
  12. Rancho Lerma (- inhabitants)
  13. Rancho los Pérez (- inhabitants)
  14. Rancho Santa Cecilia (- inhabitants)
  15. San Martín (60 inhabitants)