El Paraje (Chiapas)

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

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 484 inhabitants?

The town of El Paraje (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Tapachula. There are 484 inhabitants and it is 110 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #139 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Paraje, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 100% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on El Paraje? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that El Paraje is located at 4.8 kilometers (in direction North) 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 Paraje.

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

Online map of El Paraje (Chiapas) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of El Paraje (Chiapas) is 484 inhabitants

Population data in El Paraje (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Paraje: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Paraje:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.581.20
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:11.16%4.42%
Illiterate population:0.83%2.21%
Illiterate population (men):0.21%1.20%
Illiterate population (women):0.62%3.06%
Schooling level:11.7810.33
Schooling level (men):12.2311.06
Schooling level (women):11.349.81
Indigenous culture data in El Paraje:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%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 Paraje, 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 housing data in El Paraje:
Employed population over 12 years:54.55%41.44%
Employed population over 12 years (men):59.34%50.60%
Employed population over 12 years (women):49.79%33.67%
Number of inhabited private housings:141180
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Homes with piped water:100.00%100.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Homes with a radio:60.99%73.47%
Homes with a television:95.04%97.96%
Homes with a refrigerator:95.04%97.96%
Homes with a washing machine:68.79%77.55%
Homes with a car:51.77%51.02%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:38.30%26.53%
Homes with landline telephone:0.71%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:100.00%97.96%
Homes with Internet:28.37%4.08%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Paraje (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 Paraje

With the satellite map of El Paraje will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Tapachula. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Paraje.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Paraje

Many people want to stay in the town of El Paraje itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available:

#5 What to do in El Paraje

Want to know what to see in El Paraje if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy El Paraje.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of El Paraje?:
  • Monte los Olivos (129 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Santa Fe (69 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the North (1 minutes by car)
  • La Ceiba (456 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the North (1 minutes by car)
  • Las Palmeras (909 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the West (1 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 Paraje (Chiapas)

In El Paraje there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of El Paraje, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze what the future of the population in this town will be like.

Population pyramid of El Paraje
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Paraje (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)222244
Youth (6-14 years)323567
Adults (15-59 years)167169336
Elderly (60+ years)221537

#7 Pictures of El Paraje

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

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#8 The Postal Code of El Paraje (Chiapas) is 30784

Are you going to send a letter to El Paraje? Do you have a friend in El Paraje and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Paraje consists of the following 5 digits: 30784. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Paraje ("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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