Jerusalén (Tenejapa, Chiapas)

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Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 586 inhabitants?

The town of Jerusalén is located in the Municipality of Tenejapa (in the State of Chiapas). There are 586 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #28 in terms of number of inhabitants. Jerusalén is at 1,759 meters of altitude.

Data: In Jerusalén, 14% 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.

The town of Jerusalén is located at 4.9 kilometers from Kotolte, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. In addition, it is located at 2.7 kilometers from Tenejapa, which is the capital of the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Jerusalén.

Where is Jerusalén? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Jerusalén 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 Jerusalén.


Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of Jerusalén and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Jerusalén (Chiapas) is 586 inhabitants

Population data in Jerusalén (Tenejapa, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020289297586
2010249259508
2005193177370
Evolution of the population in Jerusalén: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Jerusalén:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.96.95
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:14.68%18.50%
Illiterate population (men):3.24%6.95%
Illiterate population (women):11.43%30.52%
Schooling level:4.853.67
Schooling level (men):5.764.81
Schooling level (women):3.952.64
Indigenous culture data in Jerusalén:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:99.83%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.96%83.66%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:52.73%50.59%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Jerusalén, 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 Jerusalén:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:31.91%17.13%
Employed population over 12 years (men):36.36%28.96%
Employed population over 12 years (women):27.34%4.82%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:9583
Homes with electricity:100.00%97.56%
Housing with piped water:100.00%98.78%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:28.42%97.56%
Dwellings with radio:71.58%59.76%
Housing with television:52.63%35.37%
Housing with refrigerator:3.16%3.66%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:2.11%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:18.95%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:45.26%0.00%
Homes with Internet:2.11%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Jerusalén (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 Jerusalén

With the satellite map of Jerusalén 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 Tenejapa. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Jerusalén.


Population pyramid of Jerusalén (Chiapas)

In Jerusalén 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 Jerusalén, 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 Jerusalén
Data of the age pyramid of the town Jerusalén (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5855113
Youth (6-14 years)6677143
Adults (15-59 years)152151303
Elderly (60+ years)131427

Photos of Jerusalén

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