Las Galeras (Tapachula, Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Las Galeras, a beautiful small village of 53 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Las Galeras is located in the Municipality of Tapachula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 53 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #217 in terms of number of inhabitants. Las Galeras is at 48 meters of altitude.

Data: In Las Galeras, 7% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of Las Galeras is located at 10.9 kilometers from Tapachula de Córdova y Ordóñez, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Las Galeras.

#1 Where is Las Galeras? How to get there? Map

What is the route to get to Las Galeras (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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#2 The population of Las Galeras (Chiapas) is 53 inhabitants

Population data in Las Galeras (Tapachula, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Las Galeras: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Las Galeras:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.193.12
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:9.43%0.00%
Illiterate population:7.55%10.29%
Illiterate population (men):1.89%3.12%
Illiterate population (women):5.66%16.67%
Schooling level:6.685.41
Schooling level (men):7.26
Schooling level (women):6.194.93
Indigenous culture data in Las Galeras:
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 Las Galeras, 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 Las Galeras:
Employed population over 12 years:58.49%38.24%
Employed population over 12 years (men):70.83%56.25%
Employed population over 12 years (women):48.28%22.22%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1716
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:64.71%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:70.59%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:88.24%93.75%
Housing with television:76.47%93.75%
Housing with refrigerator:70.59%87.50%
Housing with washing machine:35.29%25.00%
Housing with automobile:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:76.47%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Las Galeras (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 Las Galeras

With the satellite map of Las Galeras 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 Tapachula. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Las Galeras.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Las Galeras

Many people want to stay in the town of Las Galeras 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 Las Galeras (Chiapas)

In Las Galeras 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 Las Galeras, 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 Las Galeras
Data of the age pyramid of the town Las Galeras (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)437
Youth (6-14 years)415
Adults (15-59 years)141529
Elderly (60+ years)7512

#6 Photos of Las Galeras

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  4. Vida Mejor I (6758 inhabitants)
  5. El Rincón (- inhabitants)
  6. Cantón Hermosillo (142 inhabitants)
  7. La Arbolada (497 inhabitants)
  8. Los Cafetales (3240 inhabitants)
  9. Reforma (San Antonio) (108 inhabitants)
  10. San Antonio Cintaguayate (7 inhabitants)
  11. San José la Cuchilla (10 inhabitants)
  12. Teotihuacán del Valle (245 inhabitants)
  13. Toluquita (284 inhabitants)
  14. Unión Miramar (902 inhabitants)
  15. Fracción Yolanda (49 inhabitants)