Chacoma (Chiapas)

The most complete information about the large village of Chacoma (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 1,566 inhabitants?

The town of Chacoma is located in the Municipality of Tenejapa (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,566 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #8 of the whole municipality. Chacoma is at 1,910 meters of altitude.

Data: In Chacoma, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 43% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Chacoma? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Chacoma is located at 6.7 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Kotolte, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Tenejapa) it is at 3.5 kilometers in direction West. 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 Chacoma.

Where is Chacoma? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Chacoma in Chiapas? 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 Chacoma.


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The population of Chacoma (Chiapas) is 1,566 inhabitants

Population data in Chacoma (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20208067601566
20107367261462
20057166971413
Evolution of the population in Chacoma: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Chacoma:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.938.68
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.13%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.77%13.27%
Illiterate population (men):2.87%8.68%
Illiterate population (women):6.90%17.80%
Schooling level:6.325.44
Schooling level (men):7.066.09
Schooling level (women):5.64.83
Indigenous culture data in Chacoma:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:99.94%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:85.89%87.48%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:29.95%39.47%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Chacoma, 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 Chacoma:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:27.27%32.76%
Employed population over 12 years (men):41.84%51.38%
Employed population over 12 years (women):13.52%14.40%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:383316
Homes with electricity:98.17%95.95%
Housing with piped water:99.22%98.99%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:60.84%98.65%
Dwellings with radio:49.09%67.91%
Housing with television:60.05%56.42%
Housing with refrigerator:2.61%1.35%
Housing with washing machine:1.04%0.00%
Housing with automobile:2.87%3.72%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.26%0.68%
Homes with landline telephone:6.79%10.47%
Dwellings with cellular phones:42.56%3.04%
Homes with Internet:0.78%0.34%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Chacoma (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Chacoma

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Chacoma, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tenejapa. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Chacoma.


Population pyramid of Chacoma (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Chacoma
Data of the age pyramid of the town Chacoma (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)122111233
Youth (6-14 years)186169355
Adults (15-59 years)432417849
Elderly (60+ years)6663129

Photos of Chacoma

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