La Esperanza (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of La Esperanza, a beautiful small village of 20 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of La Esperanza (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Comitán de Domínguez. There are 20 inhabitants and it is 2,209 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Comitán de Domínguez is 66 minutes away by car (52 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #144 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Esperanza, there is a percentage of 30% of indigenous population and 40% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on La Esperanza? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of La Esperanza is located at 32.8 kilometers from Comitán de Domínguez, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of La Esperanza.

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

Online map of La Esperanza (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 Esperanza (Chiapas) is 20 inhabitants

Population data in La Esperanza (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Esperanza: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Esperanza:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.515.38
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:5.00%14.29%
Illiterate population (men):0.00%15.38%
Illiterate population (women):5.00%13.33%
Schooling level:6.854.33
Schooling level (men):6.674
Schooling level (women):74.67
Indigenous culture data in La Esperanza:
Percentage of indigenous population:30.00%57.14%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:5.00%21.43%
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 Esperanza, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chiapas, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Comitán de Domínguez (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in La Esperanza:
Employed population over 12 years:70.00%42.86%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.67%69.23%
Employed population over 12 years (women):72.73%20.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:55
Homes with electricity:80.00%40.00%
Housing with piped water:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:20.00%0.00%
Housing with television:40.00%0.00%
Housing with refrigerator:20.00%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:20.00%20.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:40.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Esperanza (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 Esperanza

With the satellite map of La Esperanza 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 Comitán de Domínguez. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Esperanza.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Esperanza

Many people want to stay in the town of La Esperanza 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 What to do in La Esperanza

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in La Esperanza? The list of the best places to visit in La Esperanza and nearby locations.
Mountains in La Esperanza for hiking and trails:
  • Las Moras (2279 meters): 3.2 km walk (66 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Palma (2464 meters): 3.3 km walk (56 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Pashtal (2306 meters): 4.1 km walk (64 minutes), heading West.
  • Tres Cruces (2608 meters): 6.8 km walk (132 minutes), heading East.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Esperanza:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Esperanza?
  • El Encanto (28 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Southwest (2 minutes by car)
  • La Floresta (1941 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northwest (2 minutes by car)
  • El Tanque (246 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the South (3 minutes by car)
  • Manzanillo (43 inhabitants): Located 3 km to the West (5 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 Esperanza (Chiapas)

In La Esperanza 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 La Esperanza, 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 La Esperanza
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Esperanza (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)336
Youth (6-14 years)101
Adults (15-59 years)6612
Elderly (60+ years)101

#7 Photos of La Esperanza

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  2. Jatón Chacaljemel (768 inhabitants)
  3. Chichimá Sabinal (635 inhabitants)
  4. El Ciprés San Caralampio (20 inhabitants)
  5. Guadalupe Yocnajab (303 inhabitants)
  6. La Floresta (1941 inhabitants)
  7. La Gloria (10 inhabitants)
  8. Los Arbolitos (6 inhabitants)
  9. Los Catses (6 inhabitants)
  10. Los Hoyales (13 inhabitants)
  11. Miguel de la Madrid (190 inhabitants)
  12. Primero de Mayo (688 inhabitants)
  13. San Antonio Z (159 inhabitants)
  14. San José (2 inhabitants)
  15. Tunalito el Recuerdo (3 inhabitants)