Learn about large village of Guayal through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 838 inhabitants of the State of Tabasco

The town of Guayal belongs to the municipality of Tacotalpa (State of Tabasco). There are 838 inhabitants and it is 56 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Tapijulapa is 38 minutes away by car (29 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #11 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Guayal, 24% of individuals have completed secondary education and 6% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of Guayal is located at 24.8 kilometers from Tacotalpa, 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 Guayal.

#1 Where is Guayal? How to go? Map

Online map of Guayal in Tabasco, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker


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#2 The population of Guayal (Tabasco) is 838 inhabitants

Population data in Guayal
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Guayal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Guayal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.057.04
Population coming from outside the State of Tabasco:2.86%1.26%
Illiterate population:8.59%11.43%
Illiterate population (men):2.98%7.04%
Illiterate population (women):5.61%15.92%
Schooling level:7.516.92
Schooling level (men):7.987.29
Schooling level (women):76.57
Indigenous culture data in Guayal:
Percentage of indigenous population:98.93%99.27%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:90.45%89.10%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:15.04%10.17%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Guayal, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Tabasco, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in Guayal:
Employed population over 12 years:35.92%29.14%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.24%53.42%
Employed population over 12 years (women):10.90%4.25%
Number of inhabited private housings:205191
Homes with electricity:99.51%99.43%
Homes with piped water:99.51%99.43%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:85.37%66.09%
Homes with a radio:43.41%50.00%
Homes with a television:77.56%57.47%
Homes with a refrigerator:61.46%32.76%
Homes with a washing machine:18.54%4.60%
Homes with a car:3.90%0.57%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.34%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:10.73%4.60%
Homes with cell phones:43.41%0.00%
Homes with Internet:2.93%0.57%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Guayal (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Tabasco, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of Guayal

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Guayal

Many people want to stay in the town of Guayal 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 Guayal

Want to know what to see in Guayal if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Guayal.
Mountains in Guayal for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro Tiuhzol (651 meters): 7.0 km walk (89 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Agua Blanca (267 meters): 8.8 km walk (123 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Venustiano Carranza (542 meters): 10.0 km walk (125 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Cerro Chile (587 meters): 9.9 km walk (198 minutes), heading West.
Magical Towns to visit when in Guayal:
  • Tapijulapa (Tabasco): Don't miss "Cueva de la Sardina Ciega", 38 km, heading Southwest (29 minutes by car)
  • Teapa (Tabasco): Don't miss "Grutas de Coconá", 91 km, heading West (64 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Guayal?:
  • Carlos A. Madrazo (282 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (1 minutes by car)
  • Corozil Viejo (117 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the East (5 minutes by car)
  • Pasamonos (521 inhabitants): Located 4 km to the West (5 minutes by car)
  • Gran Poder (100 inhabitants): Located 6 km to the West (6 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 Guayal (Tabasco)

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

Population pyramid of Guayal
Data of the age pyramid of the town Guayal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)434184
Youth (6-14 years)7670146
Adults (15-59 years)237257494
Elderly (60+ years)5757114

#7 Pictures of Guayal

In order for you to enjoy nature around Guayal, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument pictures of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Guayal, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#8 The Postal Code of Guayal (Tabasco) is 86880

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Guayal 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: 86880. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Guayal ("86") correspond to the State of Tabasco, 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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#11 Schools in Guayal

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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of Tacotalpa

  1. Agua Escondida (154 inhabitants)
  2. Arroyo Chispa (204 inhabitants)
  3. Caridad Guerrero (389 inhabitants)
  4. Ceiba 1ra. Sección (Estación Ferrocarril) (308 inhabitants)
  5. Cerro Blanco 1ra. Sección (181 inhabitants)
  6. Emiliano Zapata (352 inhabitants)
  7. Francisco I. Madero 1ra. Sección (277 inhabitants)
  8. José María Morelos y Pavón (459 inhabitants)
  9. La Raya 1ra. Sección (Nava) (175 inhabitants)
  10. Libertad (1093 inhabitants)
  11. Nueva Esperanza (157 inhabitants)
  12. Nuevo Madero (209 inhabitants)
  13. Pochitocal 1ra. Sección (La Palma) (710 inhabitants)
  14. Pochitocal 3ra. Sección (532 inhabitants)
  15. Shotal (69 inhabitants)