Altavista (Chiapas)

The most complete information about the small village of Altavista (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 154 inhabitants?

The town of Altavista (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of La Grandeza. There are 154 inhabitants and it is 2,276 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #21 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Altavista, 31% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Altavista? You can find it at 2.0 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of La Grandeza, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Altavista through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Altavista? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Altavista (Chiapas)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of Altavista (Chiapas) is 154 inhabitants

Population data in Altavista (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Altavista: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Altavista:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.134.84
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.76%
Illiterate population:7.79%4.58%
Illiterate population (men):3.25%4.84%
Illiterate population (women):4.55%4.35%
Schooling level:6.395.25
Schooling level (men):5.734.53
Schooling level (women):6.925.97
Indigenous culture data in Altavista:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
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 Altavista, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chiapas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Altavista:
Employed population over 12 years:24.03%25.95%
Employed population over 12 years (men):37.97%53.23%
Employed population over 12 years (women):9.33%1.45%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2520
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:72.00%16.67%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:56.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:80.00%83.33%
Housing with television:60.00%27.78%
Housing with refrigerator:28.00%16.67%
Housing with washing machine:16.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:4.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:88.00%5.56%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Altavista (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Altavista

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Altavista, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of La Grandeza. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Altavista.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Altavista

Many people want to stay in the town of Altavista itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

#5 What to do in Altavista

A weekend in Altavista and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Altavista and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in Altavista for hiking and trails:
  • Pico de Loro (2862 meters): 7.5 km walk (110 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • El Gritadero (2741 meters): 6.9 km walk (97 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Las Nubes (2120 meters): 8.7 km walk (128 minutes), heading North.
  • Crestón del Gallo (2284 meters): 8.7 km walk (119 minutes), heading Southeast.
Other towns near Altavista:
  • Toquín (388 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Southwest (1 minutes by car)
  • El Oriente (31 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (3 minutes by car)
  • La Lucha (60 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Vicente Guerrero (235 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northeast (2 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 Altavista (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Altavista by age and gender, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Altavista there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Altavista
Data of the age pyramid of the town Altavista (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)92029
Youth (6-14 years)161935
Adults (15-59 years)443074
Elderly (60+ years)61016

#7 Photos of Altavista

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

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of La Grandeza

  1. Bartolomé de las Casas (385 inhabitants)
  2. Chicharras (181 inhabitants)
  3. Desvío San José (192 inhabitants)
  4. El Encuentro (281 inhabitants)
  5. El Pedregal (37 inhabitants)
  6. La Grandeza (1502 inhabitants)
  7. Las Palmas (41 inhabitants)
  8. Llano Grande (313 inhabitants)
  9. Maíz Blanco (123 inhabitants)
  10. Niños Héroes (95 inhabitants)
  11. Nueva Libertad (25 inhabitants)
  12. Nuevo Montebello (30 inhabitants)
  13. Plan Grande (33 inhabitants)
  14. Reforma Casbil (150 inhabitants)
  15. Toquín (388 inhabitants)