Cerro Palmita

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The town of Cerro Palmita belongs to the municipality of Bochil (State of Chiapas). There are 97 inhabitants and it is 1,261 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Chiapa de Corzo is 50 minutes away by car (41 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #45 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Cerro Palmita, 37% 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 Cerro Palmita? You can find it at 3.7 kilometers, in direction North, from the town of Bochil, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Cerro Palmita through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Cerro Palmita? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Cerro Palmita (Chiapas) is 97 inhabitants

Population data in Cerro Palmita
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Cerro Palmita: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cerro Palmita:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.6221.28
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:17.53%20.62%
Illiterate population (men):7.22%21.28%
Illiterate population (women):10.31%20.00%
Schooling level:4.634.43
Schooling level (men):4.814.57
Schooling level (women):4.454.29
Indigenous culture data in Cerro Palmita:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:78.35%84.54%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:4.12%32.99%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Cerro Palmita, 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 housing data in Cerro Palmita:
Employed population over 12 years:22.68%24.74%
Employed population over 12 years (men):50.00%48.94%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%2.00%
Number of inhabited private housings:2021
Homes with electricity:95.00%100.00%
Homes with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:95.00%94.12%
Homes with a radio:5.00%35.29%
Homes with a television:45.00%52.94%
Homes with a refrigerator:25.00%0.00%
Homes with a washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Homes with a car:0.00%11.76%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%5.88%
Homes with cell phones:5.00%5.88%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cerro Palmita (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 Cerro Palmita

With the satellite map of Cerro Palmita 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 Bochil. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Cerro Palmita.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Cerro Palmita

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

#5 What to do in Cerro Palmita

A weekend in Cerro Palmita and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Cerro Palmita and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Las mejores montes de Cerro Palmita para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cueva el Zope (1300 meters): 3.7 km walk (46 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Blanco (Tierra Fría) (1773 meters): 4.5 km walk (57 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • El Cedro (1885 meters): 5.4 km walk (66 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro Jicaco (1290 meters): 6.7 km walk (134 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns near Cerro Palmita to discover the Mexican culture:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Cerro Palmita?:
  • Cerro Matasano (51 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Guayaba Lagunita (13 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Northeast (3 minutes by car)
  • El Cerro (106 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the East (3 minutes by car)
  • La Libertad (116 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the South (4 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Cerro Palmita (Chiapas)

In Cerro Palmita 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 Cerro Palmita, 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 Cerro Palmita
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cerro Palmita (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)13922
Youth (6-14 years)11819
Adults (15-59 years)272350
Elderly (60+ years)246

#7 Pictures of Cerro Palmita

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of Cerro Palmita? 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 pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Cerro Palmita.

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#8 The Postal Code of Cerro Palmita (Chiapas) is 29774

Are you going to send a letter to Cerro Palmita? Do you have a friend in Cerro Palmita and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Cerro Palmita consists of the following 5 digits: 29774. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Cerro Palmita ("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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Bochil

  1. Santo Domingo (419 inhabitants)
  2. Cerro Matasano (51 inhabitants)
  3. El Cerro (106 inhabitants)
  4. El Chuchis (58 inhabitants)
  5. El Copal (1256 inhabitants)
  6. El Palmar (- inhabitants)
  7. El Palmarcito (40 inhabitants)
  8. Guadalupe (53 inhabitants)
  9. La Laguna (617 inhabitants)
  10. La Lagunita (281 inhabitants)
  11. La Libertad (116 inhabitants)
  12. La Pitahaya (104 inhabitants)
  13. Luis Espinoza (1326 inhabitants)
  14. Reforma 2000 (130 inhabitants)
  15. San Isidro (48 inhabitants)