Chigtón (Huixtán, Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 126 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Chigtón is located in the Municipality of Huixtán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 126 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #28 of the whole municipality. Chigtón is at 2,130 meters of altitude.

Data: In Chigtón, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 24% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Chigtón? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Chigtón is located at 3.3 kilometers (in direction North) from the locality of Huixtán, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. 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 Chigtón.

Where is Chigtón? How to get there? Map

Location map of Chigtón in Chiapas: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Chigtón, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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The population of Chigtón (Chiapas) is 126 inhabitants

Population data in Chigtón (Huixtán, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20206462126
2010107108215
2005111102213
Evolution of the population in Chigtón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Chigtón:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0815.74
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:18.25%22.33%
Illiterate population (men):5.56%15.74%
Illiterate population (women):12.70%28.97%
Schooling level:5.654.61
Schooling level (men):6.245.46
Schooling level (women):5.113.71
Indigenous culture data in Chigtón:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:88.89%89.30%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:15.87%34.88%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Chigtón, 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 Chigtón:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:57.14%30.70%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.06%40.74%
Employed population over 12 years (women):56.25%20.56%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2944
Homes with electricity:96.55%93.02%
Housing with piped water:62.07%48.84%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:17.24%95.35%
Dwellings with radio:68.97%44.19%
Housing with television:44.83%25.58%
Housing with refrigerator:6.90%2.33%
Housing with washing machine:6.90%0.00%
Housing with automobile:3.45%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:3.45%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:24.14%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Chigtón (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 Chigtón

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


Population pyramid of Chigtón (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Chigtón
Data of the age pyramid of the town Chigtón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7714
Youth (6-14 years)111425
Adults (15-59 years)383068
Elderly (60+ years)81119

Photos of Chigtón

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