El Fortín (Pijijiapan, Chiapas)

The most complete information about the medium-sized town of El Fortín (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 398 inhabitants?

The town of El Fortín is located in the Municipality of Pijijiapan (in the State of Chiapas). There are 398 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #21 of the ranking. El Fortín is at 2 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Fortín, 28% of the population over 12 years is single and 3% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of El Fortín? You can find it at 19.4 kilometers, in direction West, from the town of Pijijiapan, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the El Fortín location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is El Fortín? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to El Fortín (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 Fortín, which has the following symbol Map marker


Want to view a satellite photo of El Fortín? In this link you can see a satellite image of the area, completely updated, to locate your house, for example..

The population of El Fortín (Chiapas) is 398 inhabitants

Population data in El Fortín (Pijijiapan, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020195203398
2010200214414
2005182196378
Evolution of the population in El Fortín: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Fortín:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.838.88
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:4.02%3.14%
Illiterate population:12.06%11.59%
Illiterate population (men):6.03%8.88%
Illiterate population (women):6.03%14.50%
Schooling level:6.344.86
Schooling level (men):6.044.87
Schooling level (women):6.634.85
Indigenous culture data in El Fortín:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:1.76%1.45%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.25%0.48%
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 Fortín, 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 Fortín:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:34.92%28.02%
Employed population over 12 years (men):56.65%51.40%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.31%3.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:110115
Homes with electricity:99.09%100.00%
Housing with piped water:94.55%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:83.64%82.47%
Dwellings with radio:70.00%68.04%
Housing with television:78.18%79.38%
Housing with refrigerator:76.36%63.92%
Housing with washing machine:58.18%56.70%
Housing with automobile:7.27%15.46%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.45%1.03%
Homes with landline telephone:16.36%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:57.27%25.77%
Homes with Internet:2.73%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Fortín (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 Fortín

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Fortín, 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 Fortín.


Population pyramid of El Fortín (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of El Fortín
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Fortín (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)263460
Youth (6-14 years)324375
Adults (15-59 years)117100217
Elderly (60+ years)202646

Photos of El Fortín

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  10. San Antonio Miramar (115 inhabitants)
  11. San Ángel (3 inhabitants)
  12. San Pablo (- inhabitants)
  13. Santa Lucía (- inhabitants)
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