El Carmen (Pijijiapan, Chiapas)

The most complete information about the large village of El Carmen (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 1,412 inhabitants?

The town of El Carmen is located in the Municipality of Pijijiapan (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,412 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #6 of the whole municipality. El Carmen is at 10 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Carmen, 65% of the inhabitants are catholic and 65% 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 El Carmen is located at 15.3 kilometers (in direction Northeast) from the locality of Pijijiapan, 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 El Carmen.

Where is El Carmen? How to get there? Map

What is the route to get to El Carmen (Chiapas)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker

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The population of El Carmen (Chiapas) is 1,412 inhabitants

Population data in El Carmen (Pijijiapan, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Carmen: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Carmen:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.879.00
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:6.16%5.08%
Illiterate population:8.92%11.30%
Illiterate population (men):3.90%9.00%
Illiterate population (women):5.03%13.48%
Schooling level:7.16.30
Schooling level (men):7.176.49
Schooling level (women):7.046.13
Indigenous culture data in El Carmen:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.21%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.07%
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 El Carmen, 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 El Carmen:
Employed population over 12 years:51.77%32.42%
Employed population over 12 years (men):63.20%56.75%
Employed population over 12 years (women):41.10%9.35%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:445434
Homes with electricity:98.88%99.21%
Housing with piped water:16.18%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:95.51%92.89%
Dwellings with radio:32.58%73.42%
Housing with television:86.07%82.89%
Housing with refrigerator:84.04%75.79%
Housing with washing machine:65.17%53.16%
Housing with automobile:14.83%10.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.17%2.37%
Homes with landline telephone:2.92%42.37%
Dwellings with cellular phones:77.98%17.37%
Homes with Internet:4.49%0.26%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Carmen (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 El Carmen

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Carmen, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Pijijiapan. You can search free satellite map (2022) of El Carmen.

Population pyramid of El Carmen (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of El Carmen
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Carmen (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5961120
Youth (6-14 years)137118255
Adults (15-59 years)418380798
Elderly (60+ years)116123239

Photos of El Carmen

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

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The Postal Code of El Carmen (Chiapas) is 30545

Are you going to send a letter to El Carmen? Do you have a friend in El Carmen and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Carmen consists of the following 5 digits: 30545. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Carmen ("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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Schools in El Carmen

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Other towns in the Municipality of Pijijiapan

  1. Buenavista (3 inhabitants)
  2. El Arado (3 inhabitants)
  3. El Rosario (12 inhabitants)
  4. La Escondida (5 inhabitants)
  5. La Nueva Vega (- inhabitants)
  6. Las Bugambilias (1 inhabitants)
  7. Lindavista (6 inhabitants)
  8. San Agustín (4 inhabitants)
  9. San Antonio (5 inhabitants)
  10. San Ángel (3 inhabitants)
  11. San Francisco (3 inhabitants)
  12. Santa Inés (- inhabitants)
  13. Santa Lucía (2 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Lucía (2 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Luisa (1 inhabitants)