Carapan (Michoacán de Ocampo)

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

Did you know that this town in Michoacán de Ocampo has 6,867 inhabitants?

The town of Carapan is located in the Municipality of Chilchota (in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo). There are 6,867 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #2 of the ranking. Carapan is at 1,962 meters of altitude.

Data: In Carapan, 21% of individuals have completed secondary education and 11% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Carapan? You can find it at 8.7 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Chilchota, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Carapan location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Carapan? How to get there? Map

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

Need to locate a certain Carapan building on a satellite photo? In this link we have an updated image, where you can see the streets and houses of the village.

The population of Carapan (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 6,867 inhabitants

Population data in Carapan (Michoacán de Ocampo)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Carapan: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Carapan:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.287.03
Population coming from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo:1.33%0.96%
Illiterate population:6.79%9.19%
Illiterate population (men):2.64%7.03%
Illiterate population (women):4.15%11.16%
Schooling level:7.746.78
Schooling level (men):7.877.04
Schooling level (women):7.626.56
Indigenous culture data in Carapan:
Percentage of indigenous population:88.25%89.75%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:70.51%75.04%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.06%2.82%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Carapan, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Carapan:
Employed population over 12 years:47.27%36.70%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.19%55.52%
Employed population over 12 years (women):34.95%19.50%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1,6791,805
Homes with electricity:99.11%96.01%
Housing with piped water:99.11%96.40%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:75.58%93.82%
Dwellings with radio:84.16%78.31%
Housing with television:89.16%87.58%
Housing with refrigerator:63.61%42.21%
Housing with washing machine:21.14%13.51%
Housing with automobile:19.18%18.34%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:11.26%7.14%
Homes with landline telephone:5.84%15.57%
Dwellings with cellular phones:81.60%32.11%
Homes with Internet:19.65%2.38%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Carapan (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Carapan

With the satellite map of Carapan 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 Chilchota. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Carapan.

Population pyramid of Carapan (Michoacán de Ocampo)

In Carapan 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 Carapan, 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 Carapan
Data of the age pyramid of the town Carapan (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)400429829
Youth (6-14 years)5536041,157
Adults (15-59 years)2,2041,9894,193
Elderly (60+ years)359329688

Photos of Carapan

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

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The Postal Code of Carapan (Michoacán de Ocampo) is 59791

Are you going to send a letter to Carapan? Do you have a friend in Carapan and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Carapan consists of the following 5 digits: 59791. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Carapan ("59") correspond to the state code of Michoacán de Ocampo, 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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  1. Carapan Dos (- inhabitants)
  2. Chilchota Tres (- inhabitants)
  3. Colonia La Guadalupana (16 inhabitants)
  4. El Pedregal (152 inhabitants)
  5. Ichán (4274 inhabitants)
  6. La Cofradía (533 inhabitants)
  7. Los Nogales (1644 inhabitants)
  8. Rancho Seco (83 inhabitants)
  9. San Daniel (- inhabitants)
  10. San Juan Carapan (- inhabitants)
  11. Santo Tomás (1773 inhabitants)
  12. Tacuro (Santa María Tacuro) (1990 inhabitants)
  13. Tanaquillo (1530 inhabitants)
  14. Urén (1611 inhabitants)
  15. Zopoco (3107 inhabitants)