Hierba Santa (Jiquipilas, Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Hierba Santa, a beautiful large village of 536 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Hierba Santa is located in the Municipality of Jiquipilas (in the State of Chiapas). There are 536 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #25 of the whole municipality. Hierba Santa is at 839 meters of altitude.

Data: In Hierba Santa, 20% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Hierba Santa is located at 10.7 kilometers (in direction Southesast) from the locality of Jiquipilas, 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 Hierba Santa.

#1 Where is Hierba Santa? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Hierba Santa 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 Hierba Santa.


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#2 The population of Hierba Santa (Chiapas) is 536 inhabitants

Population data in Hierba Santa (Jiquipilas, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Hierba Santa: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Hierba Santa:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0712.15
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.19%0.00%
Illiterate population:10.45%13.24%
Illiterate population (men):4.10%12.15%
Illiterate population (women):6.34%14.29%
Schooling level:6.283.74
Schooling level (men):6.23.76
Schooling level (women):6.343.71
Indigenous culture data in Hierba Santa:
Percentage of indigenous population:81.72%87.21%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:41.23%47.72%
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 Hierba Santa, 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 Hierba Santa:
Employed population over 12 years:23.13%21.92%
Employed population over 12 years (men):44.78%43.46%
Employed population over 12 years (women):1.49%1.34%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:10379
Homes with electricity:99.03%83.78%
Housing with piped water:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:36.89%20.27%
Dwellings with radio:26.21%25.68%
Housing with television:54.37%43.24%
Housing with refrigerator:37.86%13.51%
Housing with washing machine:3.88%2.70%
Housing with automobile:10.68%2.70%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%1.35%
Dwellings with cellular phones:30.10%12.16%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Hierba Santa (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 Hierba Santa

With the satellite map of Hierba Santa 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 Jiquipilas. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Hierba Santa.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Hierba Santa

Many people want to stay in the town of Hierba Santa 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 Hierba Santa (Chiapas)

In Hierba Santa 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 Hierba Santa, 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 Hierba Santa
Data of the age pyramid of the town Hierba Santa (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)4959108
Youth (6-14 years)7071141
Adults (15-59 years)135124259
Elderly (60+ years)141428

#6 Photos of Hierba Santa

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Hierba Santa? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Hierba Santa.

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Jiquipilas

  1. El Brasil (6 inhabitants)
  2. El Recuerdo (5 inhabitants)
  3. San Charbel (2 inhabitants)
  4. Los Reyes (La Gloria) (- inhabitants)
  5. Nueva Esperanza (La Gachupina) (115 inhabitants)
  6. Piedra Parada (5 inhabitants)
  7. Rancho Nuevo (2 inhabitants)
  8. Reforma (- inhabitants)
  9. San Isidro (- inhabitants)
  10. Los Cascabeles (San Miguel) (3 inhabitants)
  11. Santa Cruz (11 inhabitants)
  12. Santa Martha (El Guamuchi) (4 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Rosa (La Quinta) (4 inhabitants)
  14. Valle Paraíso (- inhabitants)
  15. El Columpio (- inhabitants)