Emiliano Zapata (Chiapas)

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The town of Emiliano Zapata (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of La Independencia. There are 1,338 inhabitants and it is 1,507 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #9 of the ranking.

Data: In Emiliano Zapata, 71% of the inhabitants are catholic and 63% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of Emiliano Zapata? You can find it at 10.0 kilometers, in direction Northeast, from the town of El Triunfo, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to La Independencia, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at West, at 11.6 kilometers. To enjoy the town of Emiliano Zapata through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Emiliano Zapata? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Emiliano Zapata (Chiapas)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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#2 The population of Emiliano Zapata (Chiapas) is 1,338 inhabitants

Population data in Emiliano Zapata (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Emiliano Zapata: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Emiliano Zapata:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.364.11
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:1.27%0.65%
Illiterate population:4.93%8.18%
Illiterate population (men):1.12%4.11%
Illiterate population (women):3.81%12.14%
Schooling level:6.385.71
Schooling level (men):6.736.11
Schooling level (women):6.065.31
Indigenous culture data in Emiliano Zapata:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.60%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.15%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 Emiliano Zapata, 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 Emiliano Zapata:
Employed population over 12 years:67.49%35.82%
Employed population over 12 years (men):69.60%68.59%
Employed population over 12 years (women):65.51%3.99%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:314302
Homes with electricity:100.00%98.60%
Housing with piped water:100.00%98.25%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:97.77%97.54%
Dwellings with radio:71.97%69.47%
Housing with television:91.08%90.18%
Housing with refrigerator:72.29%51.93%
Housing with washing machine:63.38%45.26%
Housing with automobile:42.36%34.39%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:5.10%1.40%
Homes with landline telephone:2.23%27.02%
Dwellings with cellular phones:82.48%45.96%
Homes with Internet:15.61%1.05%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Emiliano Zapata (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 Emiliano Zapata

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Emiliano Zapata, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of La Independencia. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Emiliano Zapata.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Emiliano Zapata

Many people want to stay in the town of Emiliano Zapata 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 Population pyramid of Emiliano Zapata (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Emiliano Zapata 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 Emiliano Zapata there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Emiliano Zapata
Data of the age pyramid of the town Emiliano Zapata (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)8191172
Youth (6-14 years)103106209
Adults (15-59 years)431385816
Elderly (60+ years)7566141

#6 Photos of Emiliano Zapata

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of La Independencia

  1. Buenavista (1736 inhabitants)
  2. El Triunfo (159 inhabitants)
  3. El Vergel (64 inhabitants)
  4. Guadalupe Victoria (- inhabitants)
  5. La Unión (408 inhabitants)
  6. Marcos Alfonso [Marcos Alfonso (4 inhabitants)
  7. Nueva Aurora (313 inhabitants)
  8. Nueva Cruz (163 inhabitants)
  9. Ojo de Agua (1164 inhabitants)
  10. San Caralampio (9 inhabitants)
  11. San Rufino (6 inhabitants)
  12. Santa María (129 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Martha (18 inhabitants)
  14. Tres Pinos (28 inhabitants)
  15. Venustiano Carranza (5700 inhabitants)