Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)

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The town of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) belongs to the municipality of Cuauhtémoc (State of Chihuahua). There are 189 inhabitants and it is 2,004 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #56 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Zamaloapan (Pénjamo), 28% of the population over 12 years is single and 7% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)? You can find it at 24.1 kilometers, in direction Southesast, from the town of Cuauhtémoc, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) in Chihuahua? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo).


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#2 The population of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) (Chihuahua) is 189 inhabitants

Population data in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo): Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo):
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.310.00
Population coming from outside the State of Chihuahua:0.53%0.49%
Illiterate population:2.12%0.98%
Illiterate population (men):0.53%0.00%
Illiterate population (women):1.59%2.00%
Schooling level:5.965.78
Schooling level (men):5.765.48
Schooling level (women):6.216.10
Indigenous culture data in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo):
Percentage of indigenous population:10.58%3.92%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:6.88%3.43%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.53%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo), compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chihuahua, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo):
Employed population over 12 years:41.27%31.37%
Employed population over 12 years (men):68.37%58.65%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.09%3.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:6875
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:97.06%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:91.18%98.28%
Dwellings with radio:82.35%98.28%
Housing with television:94.12%100.00%
Housing with refrigerator:95.59%98.28%
Housing with washing machine:82.35%94.83%
Housing with automobile:77.94%79.31%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.41%6.90%
Homes with landline telephone:4.41%6.90%
Dwellings with cellular phones:86.76%86.21%
Homes with Internet:7.35%1.72%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chihuahua, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)

With the satellite map of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) 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 Cuauhtémoc. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo).

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo), but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) so you can contact them.:

#5 What to do in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)

A weekend in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) and surroundings to find the best destinations.
The best mountains in Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro del Apache (2134 meters): 5.4 km walk (70 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro de San Andrés (2226 meters): 6.1 km walk (75 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro La Sabaneta (2171 meters): 7.1 km walk (138 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro La Virgen (2159 meters): 8.0 km walk (114 minutes), heading South.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)?
  • El Apache (127 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (5 minutes by car)
  • Chinacate (32 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the South (4 minutes by car)
  • Bustillos (260 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the Southeast (7 minutes by car)
  • Rancho Portillo (7 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the West (7 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 Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) (Chihuahua)

In Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) 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 Zamaloapan (Pénjamo), 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 Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)
Data of the age pyramid of the town Zamaloapan (Pénjamo) (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)12517
Youth (6-14 years)121022
Adults (15-59 years)4558103
Elderly (60+ years)222547

#7 Photos of Zamaloapan (Pénjamo)

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  7. Huerta el Wiebe (13 inhabitants)
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  9. San José (- inhabitants)
  10. Rancho Alfonso Martínez (El Venado) (3 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Andrés Castillo (3 inhabitants)
  12. Rancho de Manuel Barraza (- inhabitants)
  13. Rancho el Pino (1 inhabitants)
  14. Rancho Oscar Gutiérrez (4 inhabitants)
  15. Rancho Rigo González (8 inhabitants)