Candelaria (Copainalá, Chiapas)

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Maps, photos and statistics of Candelaria, a beautiful small village of 187 inhabitants in the State of Chiapas

The town of Candelaria is located in the Municipality of Copainalá (in the State of Chiapas). There are 187 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #24 of the whole municipality. Candelaria is at 708 meters of altitude.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Candelaria is located at 2.5 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of Copainalá, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of Candelaria.

The population of Candelaria (Chiapas) is 187 inhabitants

Population data in Candelaria (Copainalá, Chiapas)
Female InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population

In the town there are 93 men and 94 women. The ratio women per men is 1.011, and the fecundity rate is 3.88 children per woman. People from outside the State of Chiapas account for 2.67% of the total population. 13.37% of the inhabitants are illiterate (8.60% of men and 18.09% of women). The average school enrollment ratio is 5.94 (6.13 within the men and 5.79 within the women).

Population changes in Candelaria since 2005
In 2005, in Candelaria there were 309 inhabitants. That is to say, now there are -122 people less (a variation of -39.48%). Of which there are -118 men less (a variation of -55.92%), and -4 women less (a variation of -4.08%).

Indigenous culture in Candelaria
24.06% of the population is indigenous, and 7.49% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 0.00% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in Candelaria
29.41% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (45.16% of the men, and 13.83% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in Candelaria
In Candelaria there are 48 dwellings. 95.24% of the dwellings have electricity, 100.00% have piped water, 97.62% have toilet or restroom, 59.52% have a radio receiver, 73.81% a television, 42.86% a fridge, 26.19% a washing-machine, 14.29% a car or a van, 4.76% a personal computer, 0.00% a landline telephone, 19.05% mobile phone, and 0.00% Internet access.

Population pyramid of Candelaria (Chiapas)

We have collected data from number of inhabitants of Candelaria by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, as well as women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Candelaria there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Candelaria
Data from the pyramid of ages of the town Candelaria (inhabitants year 2005)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-4 years)71522
Youth (5-14 years)252550
Adults (15-59 years)56159215
Elderly (60+ years)81018

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Where is Candelaria? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to Candelaria (Chiapas) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Candelaria, which has the following symbol Map marker

Satellite photo of Candelaria

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Candelaria, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Copainalá. You can search free satellite map (2021) of Candelaria.

Photos of Candelaria

In order for you to enjoy nature around Candelaria, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Candelaria, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.
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The Postal Code of Candelaria (Chiapas) is 29627

Are you going to send a letter to Candelaria? Do you have a friend in Candelaria and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Candelaria consists of the following 5 digits: 29627. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Candelaria ("29") correspond to the state code of Chiapas, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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Schools in Candelaria

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  3. El Desengaño (5 inhabitants)
  4. El Paraíso (6 inhabitants)
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  9. La Sombra (6 inhabitants)
  10. Las Maravillas (7 inhabitants)
  11. San Isidro (- inhabitants)
  12. San Juan del Grijalva (- inhabitants)
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