Jolpajaltón (Chiapas)

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The town of Jolpajaltón is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 475 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #68 of the whole municipality. Jolpajaltón is at 2,475 meters of altitude.

Data: In Jolpajaltón, 35% of the population over 12 years is single and 1% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Jolpajaltón is located at 4.8 kilometers (in direction East) from the locality of Chamula, 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 Jolpajaltón.

Where is Jolpajaltón? How to get there? Map

What is the route to get to Jolpajaltón (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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The population of Jolpajaltón (Chiapas) is 475 inhabitants

Population data in Jolpajaltón (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Jolpajaltón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Jolpajaltón:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.5717.87
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:24.84%26.48%
Illiterate population (men):7.79%17.87%
Illiterate population (women):17.05%34.20%
Schooling level:3.822.93
Schooling level (men):4.63.71
Schooling level (women):3.212.32
Indigenous culture data in Jolpajaltón:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:87.37%87.90%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:29.26%41.32%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Jolpajaltón, 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 Jolpajaltón:
Employed population over 12 years:40.00%35.84%
Employed population over 12 years (men):51.54%47.83%
Employed population over 12 years (women):29.44%25.11%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:116125
Homes with electricity:98.28%88.12%
Housing with piped water:99.14%15.84%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:25.00%85.15%
Dwellings with radio:32.76%46.53%
Housing with television:56.90%21.78%
Housing with refrigerator:3.45%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:2.59%0.00%
Housing with automobile:5.17%3.96%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.45%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.86%0.99%
Dwellings with cellular phones:50.00%9.90%
Homes with Internet:0.86%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Jolpajaltón (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 Jolpajaltón

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Jolpajaltón, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Chamula. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Jolpajaltón.

Population pyramid of Jolpajaltón (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Jolpajaltón
Data of the age pyramid of the town Jolpajaltón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)323971
Youth (6-14 years)4856104
Adults (15-59 years)143113256
Elderly (60+ years)251944

Photos of Jolpajaltón

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The Postal Code of Jolpajaltón (Chiapas) is 29324

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Jolpajaltón 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: 29324. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Jolpajaltón ("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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