Cristóbal Colón (Jiquipilas, Chiapas)

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Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 733 inhabitants?

The town of Cristóbal Colón is located in the Municipality of Jiquipilas (in the State of Chiapas). There are 733 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #13 of the whole municipality. Cristóbal Colón is at 557 meters of altitude.

Data: In Cristóbal Colón, 36% of the inhabitants are catholic and 47% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Cristóbal Colón is located at 12.2 kilometers (in direction Northeast) from the locality of Jiquipilas, 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 Cristóbal Colón.

Where is Cristóbal Colón? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Cristóbal Colón 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 Cristóbal Colón.


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The population of Cristóbal Colón (Chiapas) is 733 inhabitants

Population data in Cristóbal Colón (Jiquipilas, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020377356733
2010367383750
2005297309606
Evolution of the population in Cristóbal Colón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cristóbal Colón:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.727.31
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:2.46%1.33%
Illiterate population:7.78%8.53%
Illiterate population (men):3.00%7.31%
Illiterate population (women):4.77%9.81%
Schooling level:6.825.94
Schooling level (men):7.216.38
Schooling level (women):6.465.51
Indigenous culture data in Cristóbal Colón:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:0.55%0.80%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.14%0.40%
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 Cristóbal Colón, 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 Cristóbal Colón:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:63.71%30.27%
Employed population over 12 years (men):70.51%51.17%
Employed population over 12 years (women):57.29%8.45%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:225255
Homes with electricity:99.11%98.09%
Housing with piped water:98.67%93.30%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:95.56%89.95%
Dwellings with radio:72.00%71.77%
Housing with television:79.11%78.95%
Housing with refrigerator:75.11%62.68%
Housing with washing machine:47.11%45.45%
Housing with automobile:9.33%5.26%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:6.67%0.48%
Dwellings with cellular phones:44.89%0.00%
Homes with Internet:14.67%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cristóbal Colón (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 Cristóbal Colón

With the satellite map of Cristóbal Colón will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Jiquipilas. Get free live access to satellite views of 2022 of Cristóbal Colón.


Population pyramid of Cristóbal Colón (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Cristóbal Colón
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cristóbal Colón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)312556
Youth (6-14 years)6567132
Adults (15-59 years)200181381
Elderly (60+ years)8183164

Photos of Cristóbal Colón

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The Postal Code of Cristóbal Colón (Chiapas) is 30438

Are you going to send a letter to Cristóbal Colón? Do you have a friend in Cristóbal Colón and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Cristóbal Colón consists of the following 5 digits: 30438. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Cristóbal Colón ("30") 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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