El Chaparrón

Maps, photos and statistics of El Chaparrón, a beautiful large village of 983 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of El Chaparrón belongs to the municipality of Tapachula (State of Chiapas). There are 983 inhabitants and it is 428 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #37 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Chaparrón, 37% of the inhabitants are catholic and 49% 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 inside the municipality, you must know that El Chaparrón is located at 9.0 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Tapachula de Córdova y Ordóñez, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of El Chaparrón.

#1 Where is El Chaparrón? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of El Chaparrón (Chiapas) is 983 inhabitants

Population data in El Chaparrón
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Chaparrón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Chaparrón:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.43.32
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.81%0.13%
Illiterate population:7.53%6.52%
Illiterate population (men):2.64%3.32%
Illiterate population (women):4.88%9.72%
Schooling level:7.897.13
Schooling level (men):8.17.67
Schooling level (women):7.76.62
Indigenous culture data in El Chaparrón:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.41%2.30%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.20%0.51%
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 Chaparrón, 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 Chaparrón:
Employed population over 12 years:41.51%34.27%
Employed population over 12 years (men):53.44%55.75%
Employed population over 12 years (women):29.45%12.79%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:254215
Homes with electricity:96.46%100.00%
Housing with piped water:68.90%1.06%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:96.06%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:57.48%89.95%
Housing with television:85.43%89.42%
Housing with refrigerator:81.89%69.31%
Housing with washing machine:49.21%31.22%
Housing with automobile:18.90%12.17%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.69%5.29%
Homes with landline telephone:0.79%2.65%
Dwellings with cellular phones:72.83%20.11%
Homes with Internet:18.11%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Chaparrón (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Chaparrón

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Chaparrón, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tapachula. You can search free satellite map (2024) of El Chaparrón.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Chaparrón

Do you want to stay in El Chaparrón? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to El Chaparrón:

#5 What to do in El Chaparrón

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Chaparrón? The list of the best places to visit in El Chaparrón and nearby locations.
Other towns near El Chaparrón:
  • Malpaso (147 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (3 minutes by car)
  • Las Pe�itas (61 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (3 minutes by car)
  • Toluquita (284 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the South (2 minutes by car)
  • La Providencia (509 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the North (2 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of El Chaparrón (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of El Chaparrón by age and gender, 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 Chaparrón there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of El Chaparrón
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Chaparrón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)4860108
Youth (6-14 years)7993172
Adults (15-59 years)293276569
Elderly (60+ years)6965134

#7 Photos of El Chaparrón

In order for you to enjoy nature around El Chaparrón, 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 Chaparrón, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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