Higueras is a Municipality of 1594 inhabitants, placed in the State of Nuevo León, with a fertility rate of 2.44 children per woman. 16.50% of the population migrated from outside the State of Nuevo León. 1.63% of the population is indigenous, 0.85% of the inhabitants speak one indigenous language, and 0.00% speak that indigenous language, but not Spanish.89.34% of the inhabitants of Higueras are Catholic, 53.92% are economically active and, within this active population, 96.48% are employed. Additionally, 94.84% of the dwellings have piped water and 12.56% have Internet access.
List of Towns and towns in the Municipality of Higueras:
El Estanque (Tanque Nuevo)
El Orégano (El Encinal)
Hacienda San Carlos