El Membrillo (Comitán de Domínguez, Chiapas)

Learn about small village of El Membrillo through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 128 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The place of El Membrillo is inside the municipality of Comitán de Domínguez (in the State of Chiapas). There are 128 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #68 of the ranking. El Membrillo is at 1,833 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Membrillo, 11% of the inhabitants are catholic and 56% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of El Membrillo? You can find it at 11.1 kilometers, in direction Southwest, from the town of Comitán de Domínguez, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of El Membrillo through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

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

Online map of El Membrillo in Chiapas, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of El Membrillo (Chiapas) is 128 inhabitants

Population data in El Membrillo (Comitán de Domínguez, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Membrillo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Membrillo:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.432.82
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:1.56%0.00%
Illiterate population:6.25%6.67%
Illiterate population (men):1.56%2.82%
Illiterate population (women):4.69%10.94%
Schooling level:7.165.78
Schooling level (men):7.56.02
Schooling level (women):6.785.57
Indigenous culture data in El Membrillo:
Percentage of indigenous population:2.34%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.56%0.00%
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 Membrillo, 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 Membrillo:
Employed population over 12 years:44.53%30.37%
Employed population over 12 years (men):59.15%53.52%
Employed population over 12 years (women):26.32%4.69%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3641
Homes with electricity:100.00%96.77%
Housing with piped water:91.67%96.77%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:75.00%96.77%
Dwellings with radio:63.89%87.10%
Housing with television:86.11%96.77%
Housing with refrigerator:77.78%54.84%
Housing with washing machine:55.56%45.16%
Housing with automobile:41.67%25.81%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:2.78%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%22.58%
Dwellings with cellular phones:75.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:47.22%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Membrillo (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 Membrillo

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Membrillo

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

#5 Population pyramid of El Membrillo (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of El Membrillo
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Membrillo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)41014
Youth (6-14 years)121325
Adults (15-59 years)344478
Elderly (60+ years)7411

#6 Photos of El Membrillo

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

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  2. Colina de los Cipreses (56 inhabitants)
  3. Concepción Hoja Verde (10 inhabitants)
  4. El Prado (487 inhabitants)
  5. Buenavista (111 inhabitants)
  6. La Aurora (Quinta María Cristina) (5 inhabitants)
  7. La Azucena (1 inhabitants)
  8. Laguna Chamula (59 inhabitants)
  9. San Antonio Z (159 inhabitants)
  10. San Antonio (4 inhabitants)
  11. San Pedro Uninajab (5 inhabitants)
  12. San Vicente Candelaria (149 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Elena (2 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Rosa Naxhauc (5 inhabitants)
  15. Vivero Mega Flor (7 inhabitants)