El Rinconcito (Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 134 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of El Rinconcito (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Rincón Chamula San Pedro. There are 134 inhabitants and it is 1,984 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Tapijulapa is 37 minutes away by car (36 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #19 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In El Rinconcito, 1% of the inhabitants are catholic and 0% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of El Rinconcito is located at 10.3 kilometers from , which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Rinconcito.

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

How to get to the town of El Rinconcito in Chiapas? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in El Rinconcito.


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#2 The population of El Rinconcito (Chiapas) is 134 inhabitants

Population data in El Rinconcito (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Rinconcito: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Rinconcito:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.7713.95
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:16.42%20.56%
Illiterate population (men):5.97%13.95%
Illiterate population (women):10.45%25.95%
Schooling level:4.092.81
Schooling level (men):4.453.13
Schooling level (women):3.822.59
Indigenous culture data in El Rinconcito:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:82.84%79.79%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:51.49%60.63%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Rinconcito, 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 Rinconcito:
Employed population over 12 years:25.37%19.86%
Employed population over 12 years (men):43.33%44.19%
Employed population over 12 years (women):10.81%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2150
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:0.00%93.75%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:19.05%93.75%
Dwellings with radio:0.00%39.58%
Housing with television:0.00%16.67%
Housing with refrigerator:0.00%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%2.08%
Dwellings with cellular phones:0.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Rinconcito (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 Rinconcito

With the satellite map of El Rinconcito 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 Rincón Chamula San Pedro. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of El Rinconcito.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Rinconcito

Many people want to stay in the town of El Rinconcito 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 Rinconcito

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in El Rinconcito? The list of the best places to visit in El Rinconcito and nearby locations.
Mountains in El Rinconcito for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Blanco (2377 meters): 2.2 km walk (28 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro Blanco (2263 meters): 2.8 km walk (38 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro El Calvario (2021 meters): 9.3 km walk (154 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro La Unión (1900 meters): 10.0 km walk (125 minutes), heading West.
Magical Towns to visit when in El Rinconcito:
  • Tapijulapa (Tabasco): Don't miss "Templo de Santiago Apóstol (siglo XVIII​)", 37 km, heading Northeast (36 minutes by car)
  • Teapa (Tabasco): Don't miss "Santuario Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe", 62 km, heading North (56 minutes by car)
  • Copainalá (Chiapas): Don't miss "Iglesia de San Vicente Ferrer", 80 km, heading Southwest (57 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of El Rinconcito?
  • Rinconcito Uno (253 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the North (1 minutes by car)
  • Cerro Blanco (49 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the North (4 minutes by car)
  • Aurora Ermita (914 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the Southeast (4 minutes by car)
  • Potrerito (16 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the East (4 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 Rinconcito (Chiapas)

In El Rinconcito 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 Rinconcito, 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 Rinconcito
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Rinconcito (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)131124
Youth (6-14 years)232043
Adults (15-59 years)332760
Elderly (60+ years)527

#7 Photos of El Rinconcito

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Rincón Chamula San Pedro

  1. San Isidro Cieneguilla (49 inhabitants)
  2. El Rinconcito (134 inhabitants)
  3. La Florida (880 inhabitants)
  4. Rincón Chamula (6732 inhabitants)
  5. Rinconcito Uno (253 inhabitants)
  6. San Antonio los Pinos (46 inhabitants)
  7. San Felipe (585 inhabitants)
  8. El Sauz (- inhabitants)
  9. Vista Hermosa (39 inhabitants)