La Cigüeña (Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 340 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of La Cigüeña (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Tapachula. There are 340 inhabitants and it is 1 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #81 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Cigüeña, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 60% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Cigüeña? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Cigüeña is located at 32.1 kilometers from Tapachula de Córdova y Ordóñez, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Cigüeña.

#1 Where is La Cigüeña? How to go? Map

Online map of La Cigüeña (Chiapas) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of La Cigüeña (Chiapas) is 340 inhabitants

Population data in La Cigüeña (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Cigüeña: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Cigüeña:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0216.32
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:4.12%2.72%
Illiterate population:20.00%19.62%
Illiterate population (men):9.12%16.32%
Illiterate population (women):10.88%23.16%
Schooling level:5.24.42
Schooling level (men):5.314.72
Schooling level (women):5.094.13
Indigenous culture data in La Cigüeña:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
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 La Cigüeña, 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 La Cigüeña:
Employed population over 12 years:51.18%36.24%
Employed population over 12 years (men):60.67%61.58%
Employed population over 12 years (women):40.74%9.04%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:92103
Homes with electricity:93.48%95.88%
Housing with piped water:94.57%92.78%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:81.52%64.95%
Dwellings with radio:53.26%62.89%
Housing with television:72.83%72.16%
Housing with refrigerator:72.83%58.76%
Housing with washing machine:26.09%8.25%
Housing with automobile:2.17%4.12%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:8.70%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:59.78%38.14%
Homes with Internet:6.52%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Cigüeña (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 La Cigüeña

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

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Cigüeña

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#5 What to do in La Cigüeña

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Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Cigüeña?
  • Brisas del Mar (444 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Maravillas (8 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • El Sajío (163 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (1 minutes by car)
  • Esquipulas (14 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the North (2 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 La Cigüeña (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of La Cigüeña
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Cigüeña (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)173552
Youth (6-14 years)262450
Adults (15-59 years)10196197
Elderly (60+ years)182341

#7 Photos of La Cigüeña

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#8 The Postal Code of La Cigüeña (Chiapas) is 30838

Do you want to know the Postal Code of La Cigüeña 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: 30838. The first two digits of the ZIP code of La Cigüeña ("30") 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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  4. El Carmen (3 inhabitants)
  5. El Coquito (2 inhabitants)
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  7. Las Primaveras (15 inhabitants)
  8. Fulda (25 inhabitants)
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  10. San José Reforma (388 inhabitants)
  11. San Rafael (3 inhabitants)
  12. San Raymundo (20 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Fe (69 inhabitants)
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  15. Toquián Chiquito (225 inhabitants)