El Pozo (Chamula, Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of El Pozo, a beautiful large village of 1,704 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of El Pozo is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,704 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #32 of the whole municipality. El Pozo is at 2,317 meters of altitude.

Data: In El Pozo, 38% of the population over 12 years is single and 4% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that El Pozo is located at 14.4 kilometers (in direction Southesast) from the locality of Chamula, 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.

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

The population of El Pozo (Chiapas) is 1,704 inhabitants

Population data in El Pozo (Chamula, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Pozo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Pozo:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.6414.95
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.12%0.00%
Illiterate population:20.95%22.62%
Illiterate population (men):6.98%14.95%
Illiterate population (women):13.97%29.90%
Schooling level:4.353.98
Schooling level (men):5.054.79
Schooling level (women):3.763.26
Indigenous culture data in El Pozo:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.33%87.83%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:47.71%53.31%
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:
Employed population over 12 years:31.81%28.44%
Employed population over 12 years (men):43.14%46.47%
Employed population over 12 years (women):21.73%11.34%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:340228
Homes with electricity:98.24%93.75%
Housing with piped water:95.00%95.62%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:75.59%98.12%
Dwellings with radio:47.65%56.25%
Housing with television:59.41%37.50%
Housing with refrigerator:9.12%0.62%
Housing with washing machine:2.06%0.62%
Housing with automobile:7.94%5.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.62%
Homes with landline telephone:8.82%3.75%
Dwellings with cellular phones:23.24%3.12%
Homes with Internet:3.82%0.62%
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

With the satellite map of El Pozo 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 Chamula. You can search free satellite map (2023) of El Pozo.

Population pyramid of El Pozo (Chiapas)

In El Pozo 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 Pozo, 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 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)170144314
Youth (6-14 years)210219429
Adults (15-59 years)471402873
Elderly (60+ years)513788

Photos of El Pozo

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

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The Postal Code of El Pozo (Chiapas) is 29320

Are you going to send a letter to El Pozo? Do you have a friend in El Pozo and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Pozo consists of the following 5 digits: 29320. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Pozo ("29") 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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