Chacalilla (Nayarit)

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

All the information about this town of 536 inhabitants of the State of Nayarit

The town of Chacalilla (Nayarit) belongs to the municipality of San Blas. There are 536 inhabitants and it is 110 meters altitude. It's a beach town: the beach of Playa El Borrego is 18 km away. The Magical Town of San Blas is 17 minutes away by car (12 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #22 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Chacalilla, 71% of the inhabitants are catholic and 76% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Chacalilla is located at 9.0 kilometers from San Blas, 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 Chacalilla.

#1 Where is Chacalilla? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Chacalilla in Nayarit? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Chacalilla.


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#2 The population of Chacalilla (Nayarit) is 536 inhabitants

Population data in Chacalilla (Nayarit)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Chacalilla: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Chacalilla:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.364.28
Population coming from outside the State of Nayarit:12.87%19.34%
Illiterate population:1.68%5.14%
Illiterate population (men):0.37%4.28%
Illiterate population (women):1.31%6.11%
Schooling level:7.546.56
Schooling level (men):7.586.19
Schooling level (women):7.496.94
Indigenous culture data in Chacalilla:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.93%0.41%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.37%0.21%
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 Chacalilla, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Nayarit, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Chacalilla:
Employed population over 12 years:47.76%37.86%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.91%57.20%
Employed population over 12 years (women):27.13%16.16%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:173216
Homes with electricity:98.84%95.95%
Housing with piped water:98.27%90.54%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:96.53%90.54%
Dwellings with radio:51.45%43.24%
Housing with television:91.33%91.22%
Housing with refrigerator:87.86%79.73%
Housing with washing machine:76.30%70.95%
Housing with automobile:43.93%41.22%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:12.72%4.73%
Homes with landline telephone:5.20%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:77.46%56.08%
Homes with Internet:12.72%0.68%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Chacalilla (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Nayarit, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Chacalilla

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Chacalilla

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

#5 What to do in Chacalilla

Want to know what to see in Chacalilla if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Chacalilla.
The best beaches in Chacalilla to enjoy water sports:
  • Playa El Borrego: A 18 km walk (148 minutes) or 26 minutes by car, heading South.
The best mountains in Chacalilla for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro Alto (85 meters): 1.1 km walk (15 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Los Negros (189 meters): 6.1 km walk (110 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro El Zopilote (289 meters): 7.4 km walk (153 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Singaita (91 meters): 7.7 km walk (125 minutes), heading Southeast.
Magical Towns to visit when in Chacalilla:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Chacalilla?
  • Rancho Las Coyotas (10 inhabitants): Located 7 km to the West (7 minutes by car)
  • La Chiripa (371 inhabitants): Located 7 km to the West (9 minutes by car)
  • El Capomo (158 inhabitants): Located 9 km to the North (11 minutes by car)
  • Singaita (134 inhabitants): Located 10 km to the Southeast (11 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 Chacalilla (Nayarit)

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

Population pyramid of Chacalilla
Data of the age pyramid of the town Chacalilla (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)153045
Youth (6-14 years)484492
Adults (15-59 years)148161309
Elderly (60+ years)474390

#7 Photos of Chacalilla

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Chacalilla (Nayarit) is 63745

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Chacalilla 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: 63745. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Chacalilla ("63") correspond to the State of Nayarit, 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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#11 Schools in Chacalilla

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  7. El Suspiro (1 inhabitants)
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  13. Playa de los Cocos (163 inhabitants)
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