Chalchihuitán (Chiapas)

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

All the information about this town of 1,976 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Chalchihuitán is located in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,976 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #2 of the ranking. Chalchihuitán is at 1,463 meters of altitude.

Data: In Chalchihuitán, 28% of the inhabitants are catholic and 3% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Where is Chalchihuitán? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Chalchihuitán 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 Chalchihuitán.

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The population of Chalchihuitán (Chiapas) is 1,976 inhabitants

Population data in Chalchihuitán (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Chalchihuitán: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Chalchihuitán:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.748.64
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.40%0.00%
Illiterate population:10.32%14.61%
Illiterate population (men):3.04%8.64%
Illiterate population (women):7.29%20.18%
Schooling level:6.525.44
Schooling level (men):7.196.44
Schooling level (women):5.94.50
Indigenous culture data in Chalchihuitán:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.14%98.01%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.25%83.97%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:29.20%41.46%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Chalchihuitán, 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 Chalchihuitán:
Employed population over 12 years:26.92%23.43%
Employed population over 12 years (men):41.16%42.24%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.80%5.87%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:437837
Homes with electricity:91.53%74.66%
Housing with piped water:91.08%76.02%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:67.51%83.26%
Dwellings with radio:36.84%41.18%
Housing with television:49.20%37.56%
Housing with refrigerator:23.11%10.86%
Housing with washing machine:3.20%0.45%
Housing with automobile:11.90%7.24%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.64%2.71%
Homes with landline telephone:1.83%6.33%
Dwellings with cellular phones:71.62%17.65%
Homes with Internet:8.01%0.90%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Chalchihuitán (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 Chalchihuitán

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Chalchihuitán, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Chalchihuitán. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Chalchihuitán.

Population pyramid of Chalchihuitán (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Chalchihuitán 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 Chalchihuitán there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Chalchihuitán
Data of the age pyramid of the town Chalchihuitán (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)159186345
Youth (6-14 years)246257503
Adults (15-59 years)5585071,065
Elderly (60+ years)293463

Photos of Chalchihuitán

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

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The Postal Code of Chalchihuitán (Chiapas) is 29850

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Chalchihuitán 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: 29850. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Chalchihuitán ("29") 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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