Cruzchén (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Cruzchén, a beautiful large village of 921 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Cruzchén is located in the Municipality of Tenejapa (in the State of Chiapas). There are 921 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #16 in terms of number of inhabitants. Cruzchén is at 2,126 meters of altitude.

Data: In Cruzchén, 69% of the inhabitants are catholic and 1% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Cruzchén is located at 4.0 kilometers from Kotolte, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. In addition, it is located at 4.0 kilometers from Tenejapa, which is the capital of the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Cruzchén.

Where is Cruzchén? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to Cruzchén (Chiapas) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Cruzchén, which has the following symbol Map marker


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The population of Cruzchén (Chiapas) is 921 inhabitants

Population data in Cruzchén (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020453468921
2010422415837
2005391359750
Evolution of the population in Cruzchén: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Cruzchén:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9110.60
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.24%
Illiterate population:13.14%18.52%
Illiterate population (men):2.93%10.60%
Illiterate population (women):10.21%26.30%
Schooling level:5.334.29
Schooling level (men):6.285.06
Schooling level (women):4.443.63
Indigenous culture data in Cruzchén:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:84.91%83.63%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:37.46%45.28%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Cruzchén, 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 Cruzchén:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:13.90%26.05%
Employed population over 12 years (men):17.52%47.47%
Employed population over 12 years (women):10.15%4.98%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:139154
Homes with electricity:99.28%90.24%
Housing with piped water:100.00%98.37%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:77.70%88.62%
Dwellings with radio:40.29%49.59%
Housing with television:61.87%30.89%
Housing with refrigerator:5.04%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:1.44%2.44%
Housing with automobile:5.04%4.88%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.44%8.13%
Dwellings with cellular phones:46.76%2.44%
Homes with Internet:2.88%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Cruzchén (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 Cruzchén

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Cruzchén, 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 Cruzchén.


Population pyramid of Cruzchén (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Cruzchén
Data of the age pyramid of the town Cruzchén (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6881149
Youth (6-14 years)106127233
Adults (15-59 years)251234485
Elderly (60+ years)282654

Photos of Cruzchén

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