Cantón las Cruces

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

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 257 inhabitants?

The town of Cantón las Cruces belongs to the municipality of Tapachula (State of Chiapas). There are 257 inhabitants and it is 613 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #102 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Data: In Cantón las Cruces, 38% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Cantón las Cruces is located at 23.6 kilometers from Tapachula de Córdova y Ordóñez, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Cantón las Cruces.

#1 Where is Cantón las Cruces? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Cantón las Cruces (Chiapas) is 257 inhabitants

Population data in Cantón las Cruces
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cantón las Cruces: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cantón las Cruces:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.984.79
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.39%0.00%
Illiterate population:8.17%10.64%
Illiterate population (men):1.56%4.79%
Illiterate population (women):6.61%16.91%
Schooling level:5.784.64
Schooling level (men):5.95.07
Schooling level (women):5.694.20
Indigenous culture data in Cantón las Cruces:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.71%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.71%
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 Cantón las Cruces, 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 Cantón las Cruces:
Employed population over 12 years:56.03%29.43%
Employed population over 12 years (men):65.08%55.48%
Employed population over 12 years (women):47.33%1.47%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:5477
Homes with electricity:100.00%96.61%
Housing with piped water:100.00%61.02%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:98.15%91.53%
Dwellings with radio:44.44%84.75%
Housing with television:72.22%74.58%
Housing with refrigerator:83.33%55.93%
Housing with washing machine:16.67%6.78%
Housing with automobile:7.41%22.03%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%5.08%
Dwellings with cellular phones:11.11%32.20%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cantón las Cruces (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 Cantón las Cruces

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cantón las Cruces

Do you want to stay in Cantón las Cruces? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Cantón las Cruces:

#5 Population pyramid of Cantón las Cruces (Chiapas)

In Cantón las Cruces 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 Cantón las Cruces, 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 Cantón las Cruces
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cantón las Cruces (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)141832
Youth (6-14 years)233053
Adults (15-59 years)7667143
Elderly (60+ years)181129

#6 Photos of Cantón las Cruces

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Cantón las Cruces (Chiapas) is 30808

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Cantón las Cruces 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: 30808. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Cantón las Cruces ("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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