La Floresta (Chiapas)

The most complete information about the large village of La Floresta (photos, maps, statistics, population) on a single page.

Did you know that this town in Chiapas has 1,941 inhabitants?

The town of La Floresta (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Comitán de Domínguez. There are 1,941 inhabitants and it is 2,167 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #4 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Data: In La Floresta, 83% of the inhabitants are catholic and 3% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of La Floresta is located at 34.3 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 Floresta.

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

Online map of La Floresta (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 Floresta (Chiapas) is 1,941 inhabitants

Population data in La Floresta (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Floresta: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Floresta:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8212.51
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.21%0.06%
Illiterate population:14.37%17.96%
Illiterate population (men):5.56%12.51%
Illiterate population (women):8.81%23.30%
Schooling level:5.764.32
Schooling level (men):6.425.10
Schooling level (women):5.093.55
Indigenous culture data in La Floresta:
Percentage of indigenous population:40.08%28.92%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:23.60%10.61%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.36%0.17%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Floresta, 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 Floresta:
Employed population over 12 years:20.97%27.14%
Employed population over 12 years (men):34.30%48.20%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.72%6.48%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:457339
Homes with electricity:98.03%91.46%
Housing with piped water:1.53%24.39%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:1.09%97.87%
Dwellings with radio:24.95%45.12%
Housing with television:43.33%48.78%
Housing with refrigerator:6.78%3.35%
Housing with washing machine:3.06%1.52%
Housing with automobile:6.35%6.71%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.44%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.22%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:10.28%0.30%
Homes with Internet:0.22%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Floresta (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 Floresta

With the satellite map of La Floresta 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 Floresta.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Floresta

Many people want to stay in the town of La Floresta 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 Population pyramid of La Floresta (Chiapas)

In La Floresta 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 Floresta, 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 Floresta
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Floresta (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)144155299
Youth (6-14 years)216252468
Adults (15-59 years)5175341,051
Elderly (60+ years)6162123

#6 Photos of La Floresta

In order for you to enjoy nature around La Floresta, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of La Floresta, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#7 Vote for La Floresta as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 3.7/5
(considering 3 votes)

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#9 Schools in La Floresta

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#10 Other towns in the Municipality of Comitán de Domínguez

  1. Blanquita (3 inhabitants)
  2. El Refugio (11 inhabitants)
  3. El Rosario Chichima (- inhabitants)
  4. El Tanque (246 inhabitants)
  5. Guadalupe Buenavista (489 inhabitants)
  6. La Tapadera (4 inhabitants)
  7. Las Delicias (55 inhabitants)
  8. Loma Linda (5 inhabitants)
  9. Los Catses (6 inhabitants)
  10. Los Framboyanes (7 inhabitants)
  11. San Antonio Copalar (245 inhabitants)
  12. San Antonio Ogotzil (455 inhabitants)
  13. San José (2 inhabitants)
  14. San Vicente Buenavista (239 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Teresa (18 inhabitants)