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Territorial Prelature of El Salto

Territorialis Praelatura Saltensis in Mexico



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Bishop(s)

  • Juan María Huerta Muro, O.F.M., Prelate
  • Manuel Mireles Vaquera, Prelate Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Territorial Prelature
  • Erected: 10 June 1968
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Durango
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Durango
  • Country: México
  • Square Kilometers: 36,000 (13,905 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Vizcaya-Pacifico
  • Mailing Address: Apartado 58, Col. Alvaro Obregón 382, 34950 El Salto, Dgo., México
  • Telephone: (187)6-02-66
  • Fax: 6-00-70

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
10 June 1968ErectedArchdiocese of Durango
Diocese of Mazatlán
Territorial Prelature of El Salto (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
197095,76095,760100.0%27910,640101112ap1971
1976110,200116,00095.0%45912,24471911ap1977
1980122,800126,60097.0%481210,233111712ap1981
1990188,000192,00097.9%101018,8002013ap1991
1999295,000338,00087.3%151519,66612214ap2000
2000295,000338,00087.3%151519,66622214ap2001
2001295,000339,00087.0%171717,3522213ap2002
2002296,000341,00086.8%181816,4442213ap2003
2003304,000358,00084.9%222213,818131515ap2004
2004314,000370,00084.9%222214,272131415ap2005

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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