Huixtán (Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 1,901 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Huixtán is located in the Municipality of Huixtán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,901 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #1 of the whole municipality. Huixtán is at 1,995 meters of altitude.

Data: In Huixtán, there is a percentage of 92% of indigenous population and 73% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Huixtán? They are at the bottom of this page.

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The population of Huixtán (Chiapas) is 1,901 inhabitants

Population data in Huixtán (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20209609411901
20108408761716
20057757711546
Evolution of the population in Huixtán: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Huixtán:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.5113.01
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:1.58%0.41%
Illiterate population:13.99%18.65%
Illiterate population (men):4.26%13.01%
Illiterate population (women):9.73%24.52%
Schooling level:7.55.91
Schooling level (men):8.266.62
Schooling level (women):6.795.24
Indigenous culture data in Huixtán:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:91.53%90.68%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:71.59%75.00%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:7.47%12.41%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Huixtán, 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 Huixtán:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:43.61%33.33%
Employed population over 12 years (men):52.82%47.26%
Employed population over 12 years (women):34.58%18.81%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:471489
Homes with electricity:99.15%94.36%
Housing with piped water:98.51%86.92%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:97.88%94.10%
Dwellings with radio:54.35%69.49%
Housing with television:73.04%55.38%
Housing with refrigerator:35.67%22.05%
Housing with washing machine:20.59%14.36%
Housing with automobile:12.53%11.28%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:7.64%6.41%
Homes with landline telephone:4.25%10.26%
Dwellings with cellular phones:72.61%28.46%
Homes with Internet:4.88%1.03%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Huixtán (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Huixtán

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Population pyramid of Huixtán (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Huixtán
Data of the age pyramid of the town Huixtán (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)94109203
Youth (6-14 years)156177333
Adults (15-59 years)5805521,132
Elderly (60+ years)130103233

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The Postal Code of Huixtán (Chiapas) is 29470

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Huixtán 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: 29470. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Huixtán ("29") correspond to the State of Chiapas, 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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  2. Calvario (99 inhabitants)
  3. Carmen Yalchuch (1275 inhabitants)
  4. Chigtón (126 inhabitants)
  5. Ojo de Agua (127 inhabitants)
  6. Dolores Chempil (33 inhabitants)
  7. Huixtán (1901 inhabitants)
  8. La Ventana (204 inhabitants)
  9. Los Ranchos (131 inhabitants)
  10. Monte Bonito (512 inhabitants)
  11. Poblado Santa Rita (21 inhabitants)
  12. San Antonio Balashilna (421 inhabitants)
  13. San Pedro la Tejería (680 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Rosa (140 inhabitants)
  15. Zitim (42 inhabitants)