Los Riegos (Chiapas)

Learn about large village of Los Riegos through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 1,916 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Los Riegos (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Comitán de Domínguez. There are 1,916 inhabitants and it is 1,609 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Comitán de Domínguez is 14 minutes away by car (11 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #5 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Los Riegos, 30% of the population over 12 years is single and 7% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Los Riegos? You can find it at 6.0 kilometers, in direction South, from the town of Comitán de Domínguez, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Los Riegos through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Los Riegos? How to go? Map

What is the route to get to Los Riegos (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 Los Riegos (Chiapas) is 1,916 inhabitants

Population data in Los Riegos (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Los Riegos: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Los Riegos:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.112.12
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.42%0.11%
Illiterate population:10.49%16.78%
Illiterate population (men):3.86%12.12%
Illiterate population (women):6.63%21.24%
Schooling level:5.814.50
Schooling level (men):6.35.10
Schooling level (women):5.353.94
Indigenous culture data in Los Riegos:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.52%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.16%0.11%
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 Los Riegos, 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 Los Riegos:
Employed population over 12 years:56.89%38.05%
Employed population over 12 years (men):65.38%58.82%
Employed population over 12 years (women):48.83%18.20%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:461459
Homes with electricity:100.00%99.00%
Housing with piped water:97.18%97.01%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:91.11%97.51%
Dwellings with radio:73.32%91.79%
Housing with television:90.89%85.57%
Housing with refrigerator:68.98%31.84%
Housing with washing machine:55.53%24.63%
Housing with automobile:35.14%13.68%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:4.56%0.75%
Homes with landline telephone:1.30%1.24%
Dwellings with cellular phones:64.86%21.89%
Homes with Internet:6.72%1.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Los Riegos (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 Los Riegos

With the satellite map of Los Riegos 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 Los Riegos.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Los Riegos

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Los Riegos, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Los Riegos so you can contact them.:

#5 What to do in Los Riegos

A weekend in Los Riegos and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Los Riegos and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Mountains in Los Riegos for hiking and trails:
  • Chabek (2012 meters): 4.8 km walk (58 minutes), heading North.
  • San Vicente (2021 meters): 5.9 km walk (91 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cholantan (2223 meters): 8.1 km walk (153 minutes), heading North.
  • Cujtic (1740 meters): 12.7 km walk (254 minutes), heading Southeast.
Magical Towns near Los Riegos to discover the Mexican culture:Other towns near Los Riegos:This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of Los Riegos (Chiapas)

In Los Riegos 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 Los Riegos, 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 Los Riegos
Data of the age pyramid of the town Los Riegos (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)118100218
Youth (6-14 years)180185365
Adults (15-59 years)5955601,155
Elderly (60+ years)9088178

#7 Photos of Los Riegos

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Los Riegos (Chiapas) is 30107

Are you going to send a letter to Los Riegos? Do you have a friend in Los Riegos and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Los Riegos consists of the following 5 digits: 30107. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Los Riegos ("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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