El Palmarcito (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of El Palmarcito, a beautiful small village of 40 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of El Palmarcito (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Bochil. There are 40 inhabitants and it is 870 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Copainalá is 39 minutes away by car (31 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #59 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Palmarcito, 14% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of El Palmarcito is located at 16.4 kilometers from Bochil, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Palmarcito.

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

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


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#2 The population of El Palmarcito (Chiapas) is 40 inhabitants

Population data in El Palmarcito (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Palmarcito: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Palmarcito:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.521.05
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:5.00%18.42%
Illiterate population (men):0.00%21.05%
Illiterate population (women):5.00%15.79%
Schooling level:5.642.85
Schooling level (men):5.892.80
Schooling level (women):5.462.90
Indigenous culture data in El Palmarcito:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:80.00%84.21%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:10.00%7.89%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Palmarcito, 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 Palmarcito:
Employed population over 12 years:20.00%31.58%
Employed population over 12 years (men):41.18%47.37%
Employed population over 12 years (women):4.35%15.79%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:77
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:14.29%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:28.57%28.57%
Housing with television:85.71%14.29%
Housing with refrigerator:28.57%28.57%
Housing with washing machine:14.29%0.00%
Housing with automobile:28.57%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:71.43%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Palmarcito (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 Palmarcito

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Palmarcito

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of El Palmarcito, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to El Palmarcito so you can contact them.:

#5 What to do in El Palmarcito

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Palmarcito? The list of the best places to visit in El Palmarcito and nearby locations.
The best mountains in El Palmarcito for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro El Guayabal (1297 meters): 1.9 km walk (29 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro San Marcos (1477 meters): 6.4 km walk (89 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Bombana (1070 meters): 7.9 km walk (116 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Colorado (1591 meters): 8.7 km walk (109 minutes), heading North.
Magical Towns near El Palmarcito to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near El Palmarcito:
  • Palma Real (92 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the North (4 minutes by car)
  • La Vainilla (31 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the Southeast (6 minutes by car)
  • San Pablo (43 inhabitants): Located 5 km to the South (5 minutes by car)
  • Zoquipak (206 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the Southwest (9 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 Palmarcito (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of El Palmarcito
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Palmarcito (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)358
Youth (6-14 years)7310
Adults (15-59 years)13922
Elderly (60+ years)000

#7 Photos of El Palmarcito

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  3. Cerro Palmita (97 inhabitants)
  4. El Amate (643 inhabitants)
  5. El Ocote (28 inhabitants)
  6. El Palmar (- inhabitants)
  7. Emiliano Zapata (468 inhabitants)
  8. Francisco Villa (42 inhabitants)
  9. Garrido Canaval (Chavarría) (798 inhabitants)
  10. Llano Grande (742 inhabitants)
  11. Los Pinitos (269 inhabitants)
  12. Monte Grande (852 inhabitants)
  13. Nueva Libertad (47 inhabitants)
  14. Nuevo Chuchiltón (123 inhabitants)
  15. Shashalpa (363 inhabitants)