Monte Grande (Chiapas)

Learn about large village of Monte Grande through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 852 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Monte Grande (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Bochil. There are 852 inhabitants and it is 1,723 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #8 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Data: In Monte Grande, 88% of the inhabitants are catholic and 1% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Monte Grande is located at 7.1 kilometers from Bochil, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northeast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Monte Grande.

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

Online map of Monte Grande (Chiapas) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.


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#2 The population of Monte Grande (Chiapas) is 852 inhabitants

Population data in Monte Grande (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Monte Grande: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Monte Grande:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.737.72
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:4.69%10.47%
Illiterate population (men):1.53%7.72%
Illiterate population (women):3.17%12.91%
Schooling level:6.765.32
Schooling level (men):6.625.70
Schooling level (women):6.884.93
Indigenous culture data in Monte Grande:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.77%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:82.63%79.94%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:10.56%36.77%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Monte Grande, 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 Monte Grande:
Employed population over 12 years:53.76%22.24%
Employed population over 12 years (men):51.38%44.14%
Employed population over 12 years (women):55.85%2.75%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:155112
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:85.81%22.43%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:12.26%99.07%
Dwellings with radio:0.65%37.38%
Housing with television:29.68%48.60%
Housing with refrigerator:15.48%2.80%
Housing with washing machine:0.65%0.00%
Housing with automobile:5.81%5.61%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.93%
Dwellings with cellular phones:13.55%3.74%
Homes with Internet:2.58%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Monte 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 Monte Grande

With the satellite map of Monte 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 Bochil. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Monte Grande.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Monte Grande

Do you want to stay in Monte Grande? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Monte Grande:

#5 Population pyramid of Monte Grande (Chiapas)

In Monte 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 Monte 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 Monte Grande
Data of the age pyramid of the town Monte Grande (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)8583168
Youth (6-14 years)117113230
Adults (15-59 years)230178408
Elderly (60+ years)212546

#6 Photos of Monte Grande

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Monte Grande (Chiapas) is 29774

Are you going to send a letter to Monte Grande? Do you have a friend in Monte Grande and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Monte Grande consists of the following 5 digits: 29774. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Monte Grande ("29") 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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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Bochil

  1. Agua Bendita (200 inhabitants)
  2. El Cerro (106 inhabitants)
  3. El Limón (18 inhabitants)
  4. Las Lomas (74 inhabitants)
  5. Los Pinitos (269 inhabitants)
  6. Monte Chico (158 inhabitants)
  7. Nueva Esperanza (184 inhabitants)
  8. Nuevo Chuchiltón (123 inhabitants)
  9. Pashamum (33 inhabitants)
  10. Reforma 2000 (130 inhabitants)
  11. San Antonio la Pitahaya (291 inhabitants)
  12. San José Morelos (27 inhabitants)
  13. San Pedro el Achiote (San Pedro Mártir) (778 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Cruz Buenavista (128 inhabitants)
  15. Vista Hermosa (15 inhabitants)