El Pozo (San Juan Cancuc, Chiapas)

Learn about large village of El Pozo through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 2,326 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of El Pozo is located in the Municipality of San Juan Cancuc (in the State of Chiapas). There are 2,326 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #3 of the whole municipality. El Pozo is at 1,088 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Pozo, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 39% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on El Pozo? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Pozo is located at 5.8 kilometers (in direction Southwest) from the locality of San Juan Cancuc, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of El Pozo.

Where is El Pozo? How to get there? Map

Online map of El Pozo (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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The population of El Pozo (Chiapas) is 2,326 inhabitants

Population data in El Pozo (San Juan Cancuc, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020123810882326
20109038551758
20055995851184
Evolution of the population in El Pozo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Pozo:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9612.28
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:16.42%19.62%
Illiterate population (men):4.64%12.28%
Illiterate population (women):11.78%26.58%
Schooling level:5.644.53
Schooling level (men):6.785.71
Schooling level (women):4.653.43
Indigenous culture data in El Pozo:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:99.83%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:84.74%84.87%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:51.50%60.18%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Pozo, 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 Pozo:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:23.60%24.57%
Employed population over 12 years (men):41.82%43.63%
Employed population over 12 years (women):7.59%6.53%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:485310
Homes with electricity:98.35%99.01%
Housing with piped water:99.38%98.02%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:56.49%97.69%
Dwellings with radio:31.34%31.68%
Housing with television:44.54%21.78%
Housing with refrigerator:3.30%2.31%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.33%
Housing with automobile:3.71%2.31%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.03%0.66%
Homes with landline telephone:1.44%0.66%
Dwellings with cellular phones:38.76%1.65%
Homes with Internet:0.21%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Pozo (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 Pozo

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Pozo, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of San Juan Cancuc. You can search free satellite map (2023) of El Pozo.


Population pyramid of El Pozo (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of El Pozo
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Pozo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)210188398
Youth (6-14 years)315278593
Adults (15-59 years)6425641,206
Elderly (60+ years)7158129

Photos of El Pozo

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The Postal Code of El Pozo (Chiapas) is 29794

Do you want to know the Postal Code of El Pozo so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 29794. The first two digits of the ZIP code of El Pozo ("29") correspond to the State of Chiapas, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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