Buenavista (La Independencia, Chiapas)

Learn about large village of Buenavista through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 1,736 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Buenavista is located in the Municipality of La Independencia (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,736 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #8 of the ranking. Buenavista is at 1,526 meters of altitude.

Data: In Buenavista, there is a percentage of 1% of indigenous population and 88% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Buenavista? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Buenavista? You can find it at 3.9 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of El Triunfo, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to La Independencia, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at West, at 14.4 kilometers. To enjoy the Buenavista location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

#1 Where is Buenavista? How to get there? Map

Location map of Buenavista in Chiapas: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Buenavista, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of Buenavista (Chiapas) is 1,736 inhabitants

Population data in Buenavista (La Independencia, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Buenavista: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Buenavista:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.273.19
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:1.15%0.71%
Illiterate population:3.46%5.42%
Illiterate population (men):0.81%3.19%
Illiterate population (women):2.65%7.56%
Schooling level:7.716.40
Schooling level (men):8.126.97
Schooling level (women):7.325.85
Indigenous culture data in Buenavista:
Percentage of indigenous population:1.09%0.57%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.46%0.14%
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 Buenavista, 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 Buenavista:
Employed population over 12 years:39.06%34.50%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.80%64.73%
Employed population over 12 years (women):20.02%5.32%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:429329
Homes with electricity:99.77%99.67%
Housing with piped water:98.83%96.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:77.86%97.67%
Dwellings with radio:78.55%83.67%
Housing with television:94.41%90.33%
Housing with refrigerator:52.68%34.67%
Housing with washing machine:70.40%52.67%
Housing with automobile:24.71%26.67%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.23%4.00%
Homes with landline telephone:3.73%13.67%
Dwellings with cellular phones:87.88%49.67%
Homes with Internet:2.56%0.33%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Buenavista (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 Buenavista

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Buenavista

Many people want to stay in the town of Buenavista 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 Population pyramid of Buenavista (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Buenavista by age and sex, 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 Buenavista there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Buenavista
Data of the age pyramid of the town Buenavista (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)109100209
Youth (6-14 years)161172333
Adults (15-59 years)5555121,067
Elderly (60+ years)5968127

#6 Photos of Buenavista

In order for you to enjoy nature around Buenavista, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Buenavista, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#7 The Postal Code of Buenavista (Chiapas) is 30179

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Buenavista so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 30179. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Buenavista ("30") correspond to the State of Chiapas, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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  2. Cabena (63 inhabitants)
  3. Chentón (512 inhabitants)
  4. El Porvenir (177 inhabitants)
  5. El Rosario (541 inhabitants)
  6. Flor del Río (36 inhabitants)
  7. Gracias a Dios Uno (- inhabitants)
  8. La Independencia (3620 inhabitants)
  9. La Reforma (- inhabitants)
  10. Morelia (35 inhabitants)
  11. Nueva Cruz (163 inhabitants)
  12. Nueva Libertad (101 inhabitants)
  13. Río Blanco (1515 inhabitants)
  14. Campo Alegre (6 inhabitants)
  15. Yalmashito (41 inhabitants)