Balancán (Tabasco)

The most complete information about the city of Balancán (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Tabasco has 13,944 inhabitants?

The town of Balancán (Tabasco) belongs to the municipality of Balancán. There are 13,944 inhabitants and it is 12 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #1 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Balancán, there is a percentage of 2% of indigenous population and 93% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Balancán? They are at the bottom of this page.

#1 Where is Balancán? How to go? Map

Online map of Balancán (Tabasco) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of Balancán (Tabasco) is 13,944 inhabitants

Population data in Balancán (Tabasco)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Balancán: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Balancán:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.093.05
Population coming from outside the State of Tabasco:10.39%8.96%
Illiterate population:3.26%3.99%
Illiterate population (men):1.30%3.05%
Illiterate population (women):1.96%4.85%
Schooling level:10.379.42
Schooling level (men):10.569.74
Schooling level (women):10.29.13
Indigenous culture data in Balancán:
Percentage of indigenous population:1.74%1.54%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.81%0.69%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.01%0.02%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Balancán, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Tabasco, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Balancán:
Employed population over 12 years:49.49%39.82%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.64%53.83%
Employed population over 12 years (women):42.01%26.99%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4,2344,961
Homes with electricity:99.46%99.25%
Housing with piped water:99.17%96.78%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:99.27%98.70%
Dwellings with radio:56.64%62.65%
Housing with television:87.41%94.65%
Housing with refrigerator:87.62%87.27%
Housing with washing machine:79.43%76.79%
Housing with automobile:30.87%30.81%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:31.67%29.17%
Homes with landline telephone:14.76%19.22%
Dwellings with cellular phones:92.51%80.42%
Homes with Internet:36.23%13.51%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Balancán (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Tabasco, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Balancán

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

#4 What to do in Balancán

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Balancán? The list of the best places to visit in Balancán and nearby locations.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Balancán?
  • El Dorado (11 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the Northeast (4 minutes by car)
  • Centro Usumacinta (66 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the South (6 minutes by car)
  • Frente �?nico (65 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Southeast (6 minutes by car)
  • Uquina y la Loma (189 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Northwest (7 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#5 Population pyramid of Balancán (Tabasco)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Balancán 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 Balancán there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Balancán
Data of the age pyramid of the town Balancán (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6757131,388
Youth (6-14 years)1,1081,1642,272
Adults (15-59 years)4,5663,9728,538
Elderly (60+ years)9238231,746

#6 Photos of Balancán

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#14 Other towns in the Municipality of Balancán

  1. Catec (- inhabitants)
  2. Cibal de la Gloria (135 inhabitants)
  3. El Carmen (3 inhabitants)
  4. El Garrafón (14 inhabitants)
  5. El Marino (6 inhabitants)
  6. Fátima (- inhabitants)
  7. La Cuchilla (322 inhabitants)
  8. La Gloria (10 inhabitants)
  9. La Gloria (8 inhabitants)
  10. La Torre (12 inhabitants)
  11. Los Hermanos Hernández (- inhabitants)
  12. Los Mangos (1 inhabitants)
  13. Pajonal (1 inhabitants)
  14. Quetzalcóatl (Cuatro Poblados) (785 inhabitants)
  15. Veinticuatro de Junio (- inhabitants)