Chicumtantic (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Chicumtantic, a beautiful large village of 1,959 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Chicumtantic is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,959 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #4 in terms of number of inhabitants. Chicumtantic is at 2,272 meters of altitude.

Data: In Chicumtantic, there is a percentage of 99% of indigenous population and 17% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Chicumtantic? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Chicumtantic is located at 12.4 kilometers from Chamula, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Chicumtantic.

Where is Chicumtantic? How to get there? Map

Online map of Chicumtantic in Chiapas, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker

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The population of Chicumtantic (Chiapas) is 1,959 inhabitants

Population data in Chicumtantic (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Chicumtantic: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Chicumtantic:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.2914.29
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:14.34%16.64%
Illiterate population (men):6.13%14.29%
Illiterate population (women):8.22%18.78%
Schooling level:5.044.51
Schooling level (men):5.214.61
Schooling level (women):4.894.42
Indigenous culture data in Chicumtantic:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.03%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.67%87.49%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:54.11%53.35%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Chicumtantic, 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 Chicumtantic:
Employed population over 12 years:27.21%30.83%
Employed population over 12 years (men):47.41%48.10%
Employed population over 12 years (women):9.71%15.07%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:428377
Homes with electricity:99.53%95.58%
Housing with piped water:74.07%49.53%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:46.50%99.37%
Dwellings with radio:41.36%52.05%
Housing with television:61.21%42.27%
Housing with refrigerator:9.11%3.15%
Housing with washing machine:1.17%1.89%
Housing with automobile:12.15%6.31%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.47%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:6.31%11.67%
Dwellings with cellular phones:17.29%9.78%
Homes with Internet:0.47%0.32%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Chicumtantic (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Hotels and Accommodation near Chicumtantic

Many people want to stay in the town of Chicumtantic itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

Satellite photo of Chicumtantic

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

Population pyramid of Chicumtantic (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Chicumtantic
Data of the age pyramid of the town Chicumtantic (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)157167324
Youth (6-14 years)218173391
Adults (15-59 years)6144961,110
Elderly (60+ years)6173134

Photos of Chicumtantic

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

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The Postal Code of Chicumtantic (Chiapas) is 29335

Are you going to send a letter to Chicumtantic? Do you have a friend in Chicumtantic and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Chicumtantic consists of the following 5 digits: 29335. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Chicumtantic ("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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