Laguna Grande (Chiapas)

Learn about medium-sized town of Laguna Grande through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 441 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Laguna Grande (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Pantepec. There are 441 inhabitants and it is 1,614 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Copainalá is 39 minutes away by car (30 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #10 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Laguna Grande, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 16% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of Laguna Grande? You can find it at 7.7 kilometers, in direction Southwest, from the town of Pantepec, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Laguna Grande through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Laguna Grande? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Laguna Grande 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 Laguna Grande.


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#2 The population of Laguna Grande (Chiapas) is 441 inhabitants

Population data in Laguna Grande (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Laguna Grande: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Laguna Grande:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.668.94
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.91%0.27%
Illiterate population:9.52%15.76%
Illiterate population (men):2.49%8.94%
Illiterate population (women):7.03%22.22%
Schooling level:6.324.51
Schooling level (men):6.665.69
Schooling level (women):6.013.28
Indigenous culture data in Laguna Grande:
Percentage of indigenous population:96.83%98.37%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:62.59%72.01%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.81%0.54%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Laguna Grande, 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 Pantepec (statistics, pictures, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and housing data in Laguna Grande:
Employed population over 12 years:17.69%21.74%
Employed population over 12 years (men):35.02%43.02%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.89%1.59%
Number of inhabited private housings:10082
Homes with electricity:98.00%94.37%
Homes with piped water:97.00%76.06%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:88.00%88.73%
Homes with a radio:32.00%40.85%
Homes with a television:53.00%28.17%
Homes with a refrigerator:35.00%12.68%
Homes with a washing machine:16.00%4.23%
Homes with a car:1.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.00%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:40.00%1.41%
Homes with Internet:3.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Laguna Grande (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 Laguna Grande

With the satellite map of Laguna Grande 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 Pantepec. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Laguna Grande.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Laguna Grande

Many people want to stay in the town of Laguna Grande 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 Laguna Grande

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Laguna Grande? The list of the best places to visit in Laguna Grande and nearby locations.
Mountains in Laguna Grande for hiking and trails:
  • Cerro La Bandera (Yumcatzac) (2425 meters): 5.8 km walk (91 minutes), heading South.
  • Cerro La Mina (1769 meters): 5.0 km walk (74 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Cerro La Danta (2166 meters): 8.1 km walk (99 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro El Calvario (2310 meters): 10.9 km walk (159 minutes), heading Southwest.
Magical Towns to visit when in Laguna Grande:
  • Copainalá (Chiapas): Don't miss "Fiesta de San Vicente", 39 km, heading Southwest (30 minutes by car)
  • Teapa (Tabasco): Don't miss "Iglesia Señor de Esquipulas", 58 km, heading Northeast (48 minutes by car)
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Laguna Grande?:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of Laguna Grande (Chiapas)

In Laguna Grande 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 Laguna Grande, 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 Laguna Grande
Data of the age pyramid of the town Laguna Grande (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)263662
Youth (6-14 years)5050100
Adults (15-59 years)132120252
Elderly (60+ years)161127

#7 Pictures of Laguna Grande

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of Laguna Grande? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic pictures and others are simply panoramic pictures taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Laguna Grande.

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Pantepec

  1. El Naranjo (2 inhabitants)
  2. Buenavista (6 inhabitants)
  3. Canelar (425 inhabitants)
  4. Concepción (173 inhabitants)
  5. El Avellano (526 inhabitants)
  6. El Carrizal (1077 inhabitants)
  7. El Triunfo (831 inhabitants)
  8. El Tulipán (- inhabitants)
  9. La Fábrica (10 inhabitants)
  10. La Soledad (277 inhabitants)
  11. Liquidámbar (566 inhabitants)
  12. Manzana 1 Bella Candelaria (36 inhabitants)
  13. San Francisco (106 inhabitants)
  14. San Isidro Liquidámbar (90 inhabitants)
  15. Santa Cruz (460 inhabitants)