El Vergel (Chiapas)

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

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 414 inhabitants?

The town of El Vergel (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Pijijiapan. There are 414 inhabitants and it is 636 meters altitude. 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 Vergel, 23% of the inhabitants are catholic and 9% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of El Vergel is located at 26.0 kilometers from Pijijiapan, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Vergel.

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

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


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#2 The population of El Vergel (Chiapas) is 414 inhabitants

Population data in El Vergel (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Vergel: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Vergel:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.46.36
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:1.21%0.00%
Illiterate population:14.01%9.87%
Illiterate population (men):4.83%6.36%
Illiterate population (women):9.18%13.81%
Schooling level:5.544.30
Schooling level (men):5.874.57
Schooling level (women):5.184.01
Indigenous culture data in El Vergel:
Percentage of indigenous population:13.29%16.14%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:4.35%3.36%
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 Vergel, 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 Vergel:
Employed population over 12 years:59.66%22.42%
Employed population over 12 years (men):65.14%41.10%
Employed population over 12 years (women):53.57%1.43%
Number of inhabited private housings:8277
Homes with electricity:93.90%98.44%
Homes with piped water:93.90%85.94%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:82.93%95.31%
Homes with a radio:43.90%70.31%
Homes with a television:50.00%32.81%
Homes with a refrigerator:35.37%17.19%
Homes with a washing machine:8.54%6.25%
Homes with a car:4.88%9.38%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%1.56%
Homes with landline telephone:1.22%6.25%
Homes with cell phones:54.88%3.12%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Vergel (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 Vergel

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Vergel

Many people want to stay in the town of El Vergel 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:
  • HOTEL LUPITA: 31 km away, direction South (21 minutes by car)
  • HOTEL RUBI: 36 km away, direction Southeast (26 minutes by car)
  • HOTEL DIANA: 31 km away, direction Southeast (23 minutes by car)
  • HOTEL MISOL-HA: 34 km away, direction Southeast (24 minutes by car)

#5 What to do in El Vergel

Want to know what to see in El Vergel if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy El Vergel.
Mountains in El Vergel for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro El Charro Negro (1283 meters): 3.3 km walk (52 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro de La "V" (Cerro de La V, Cerro de La ”V”) (1354 meters): 4.5 km walk (64 minutes), heading South.
  • La Cumbre (665 meters): 5.2 km walk (83 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro El Sol (1900 meters): 6.0 km walk (74 minutes), heading North.
Other towns near El Vergel:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of El Vergel (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of El Vergel
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Vergel (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)303060
Youth (6-14 years)4758105
Adults (15-59 years)107113220
Elderly (60+ years)121729

#7 Pictures of El Vergel

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

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  2. Hermanos Ramírez (3 inhabitants)
  3. La Martinica (4 inhabitants)
  4. La Pasadita (- inhabitants)
  5. Las Cruces (5 inhabitants)
  6. Las Lomas (8 inhabitants)
  7. Los Cocos (- inhabitants)
  8. Los Mangos (- inhabitants)
  9. Mazatán (1 inhabitants)
  10. Nueva Flor (393 inhabitants)
  11. Rancho Alegre (9 inhabitants)
  12. San José (1 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Anita (Los Alpes) (1 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Cruz (1 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Teresa (2 inhabitants)