The town of Leoncillo is located in the Municipality of Tapachula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 836 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #27 in terms of number of inhabitants. Leoncillo is at 13 meters of altitude.
Data: In Leoncillo, 31% of the population over 12 years is single and 5% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.
The town of Leoncillo is located at 21.6 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 Leoncillo.
Where is Leoncillo? How to get there? Map
How to get to the town of Leoncillo 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 Leoncillo.
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The population of Leoncillo (Chiapas) is 836 inhabitants
|Year||Female Inhabitants||Male inhabitants||Total population|
|Fertility rate (children per woman):||2.53||13.88|
|Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:||0.96%||0.00%|
|Illiterate population (men):||5.50%||13.88%|
|Illiterate population (women):||5.86%||13.71%|
|Schooling level (men):||6.22||5.63|
|Schooling level (women):||6.81||5.73|
|Percentage of indigenous population:||1.08%||0.00%|
|Percentage speaking an indigenous language:||0.60%||0.11%|
|Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:||0.00%||0.00%|
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|Employed population over 12 years:||39.35%||31.03%|
|Employed population over 12 years (men):||57.96%||54.63%|
|Employed population over 12 years (women):||22.12%||6.97%|
|Number of inhabited private dwellings:||210||258|
|Homes with electricity:||99.05%||96.49%|
|Housing with piped water:||98.10%||0.44%|
|Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:||98.10%||95.61%|
|Dwellings with radio:||59.05%||76.75%|
|Housing with television:||83.81%||79.82%|
|Housing with refrigerator:||76.67%||63.60%|
|Housing with washing machine:||41.90%||29.82%|
|Housing with automobile:||14.76%||7.46%|
|Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:||1.90%||0.44%|
|Homes with landline telephone:||0.48%||0.44%|
|Dwellings with cellular phones:||82.38%||10.53%|
|Homes with Internet:||5.24%||0.44%|
Satellite photo of Leoncillo
With the satellite map of Leoncillo 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. You can search free satellite map (2021) of Leoncillo.
Population pyramid of Leoncillo (Chiapas)
In Leoncillo 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 Leoncillo, 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.
|Age range||Number of women||Number of men||Total population|
|Infants (0-5 years)||68||49||117|
|Youth (6-14 years)||75||74||149|
|Adults (15-59 years)||252||234||486|
|Elderly (60+ years)||39||45||84|
Photos of Leoncillo
In order for you to enjoy nature around Leoncillo, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Leoncillo, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.
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