Las Maravillas (Chiapas)

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The town of Las Maravillas (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Tapachula. There are 90 inhabitants and it is 673 meters altitude. It is the most populated town in the position #243 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Las Maravillas, 17% of the inhabitants are catholic and 7% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that Las Maravillas is located at 24.5 kilometers (in direction South) from the locality of Tapachula de Córdova y Ordóñez, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of Las Maravillas.

#1 Where is Las Maravillas? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Las Maravillas 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 Las Maravillas.


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#2 The population of Las Maravillas (Chiapas) is 90 inhabitants

Population data in Las Maravillas (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Las Maravillas: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Las Maravillas:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.334.17
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:18.89%17.78%
Illiterate population (men):6.67%4.17%
Illiterate population (women):12.22%33.33%
Schooling level:4.73.71
Schooling level (men):5.654.46
Schooling level (women):3.743.07
Indigenous culture data in Las Maravillas:
Percentage of indigenous population:7.78%13.33%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:2.22%2.22%
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 Maravillas, 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 housing data in Las Maravillas:
Employed population over 12 years:38.89%26.67%
Employed population over 12 years (men):45.45%41.67%
Employed population over 12 years (women):32.61%9.52%
Number of inhabited private housings:1416
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Homes with piped water:100.00%80.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%90.00%
Homes with a radio:85.71%100.00%
Homes with a television:50.00%100.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:35.71%50.00%
Homes with a washing machine:7.14%0.00%
Homes with a car:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%10.00%
Homes with cell phones:71.43%30.00%
Homes with Internet:57.14%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Las Maravillas (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 Maravillas

With the satellite map of Las Maravillas 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 Maravillas.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Las Maravillas

Many people want to stay in the town of Las Maravillas 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 Las Maravillas

Want to know what to see in Las Maravillas if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Las Maravillas.
Las mejores montes de Las Maravillas para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro Boqueron (1527 meters): 9.7 km walk (162 minutes), heading Northeast.
  • Altavista (1883 meters): 8.8 km walk (154 minutes), heading North.
  • Corazón (543 meters): 8.6 km walk (107 minutes), heading West.
  • Cerro Pajarito (1891 meters): 9.5 km walk (147 minutes), heading North.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Las Maravillas?:
  • San Juan (195 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the North (1 minutes by car)
  • La Perla (135 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (1 minutes by car)
  • Zaragoza (953 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Eduviges (Nueva Alemania) (23 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (3 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 Las Maravillas (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Las Maravillas 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 Las Maravillas there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Las Maravillas
Data of the age pyramid of the town Las Maravillas (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)121123
Youth (6-14 years)111021
Adults (15-59 years)222345
Elderly (60+ years)101

#7 Pictures of Las Maravillas

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape pictures of Las Maravillas? 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 Las Maravillas.

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#8 The Postal Code of Las Maravillas (Chiapas) is 30800

Are you going to send a letter to Las Maravillas? Do you have a friend in Las Maravillas and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Las Maravillas consists of the following 5 digits: 30800. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Las Maravillas ("30") correspond to the state code of Chiapas, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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