Balunaco (Chiapas)

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of Balunaco (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 452 inhabitants?

The town of Balunaco is located in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 452 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #7 of the ranking. Balunaco is at 1,267 meters of altitude.

Data: In Balunaco, 32% 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 Balunaco? You can find it at 7.3 kilometers, in direction Southesast, from the town of Chiquinshulum, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Chalchihuitán, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at Northeast, at 7.7 kilometers. To enjoy the Balunaco location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Balunaco? How to get there? Map

Online map of Balunaco (Chiapas) 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.

Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of Balunaco and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Balunaco (Chiapas) is 452 inhabitants

Population data in Balunaco (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Balunaco: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Balunaco:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.174.60
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.22%0.00%
Illiterate population:11.73%11.11%
Illiterate population (men):2.88%4.60%
Illiterate population (women):8.85%18.09%
Schooling level:5.975.46
Schooling level (men):6.636.26
Schooling level (women):5.34.61
Indigenous culture data in Balunaco:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.78%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:86.06%86.67%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:53.76%50.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Balunaco, 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 Balunaco:
Employed population over 12 years:36.95%27.14%
Employed population over 12 years (men):53.95%51.53%
Employed population over 12 years (women):19.64%0.99%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:113171
Homes with electricity:95.58%89.19%
Housing with piped water:71.68%26.35%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:1.77%81.08%
Dwellings with radio:41.59%22.97%
Housing with television:30.09%13.51%
Housing with refrigerator:7.96%2.03%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%2.03%
Housing with automobile:15.04%0.68%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.88%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:33.63%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Balunaco (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Balunaco

With the satellite map of Balunaco 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 Chalchihuitán. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Balunaco.

Population pyramid of Balunaco (Chiapas)

In Balunaco 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 Balunaco, 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 Balunaco
Data of the age pyramid of the town Balunaco (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)323870
Youth (6-14 years)6156117
Adults (15-59 years)119124243
Elderly (60+ years)121022

Photos of Balunaco

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Balunaco? 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 Balunaco.

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Schools in Balunaco

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