Pantepec (Chiapas)

Learn about large village of Pantepec through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 1,924 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Pantepec (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Pantepec. There are 1,924 inhabitants and it is 1,461 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Copainalá is 48 minutes away by car (32 km). Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #1 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Pantepec, 25% of individuals have completed secondary education and 13% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

#1 Where is Pantepec? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Pantepec 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 Pantepec.


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#2 The population of Pantepec (Chiapas) is 1,924 inhabitants

Population data in Pantepec (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Pantepec: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Pantepec:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.4110.70
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:2.96%0.60%
Illiterate population:13.10%14.84%
Illiterate population (men):4.83%10.70%
Illiterate population (women):8.26%18.61%
Schooling level:7.55.94
Schooling level (men):7.846.50
Schooling level (women):7.225.44
Indigenous culture data in Pantepec:
Percentage of indigenous population:42.00%48.90%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:17.46%23.13%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.10%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Pantepec, 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 Pantepec:
Employed population over 12 years:46.47%27.69%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.36%48.10%
Employed population over 12 years (women):35.95%9.04%
Number of inhabited private housings:500537
Homes with electricity:99.60%98.86%
Homes with piped water:98.60%97.27%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:96.80%94.77%
Homes with a radio:45.00%58.41%
Homes with a television:82.00%72.27%
Homes with a refrigerator:53.60%35.23%
Homes with a washing machine:31.40%16.59%
Homes with a car:14.20%13.86%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:13.20%9.55%
Homes with landline telephone:0.20%1.14%
Homes with cell phones:65.60%36.14%
Homes with Internet:11.80%1.14%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Pantepec (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 Pantepec

With the satellite map of Pantepec 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 Pantepec. You can search free satellite map (2024) of Pantepec.

#4 What to do in Pantepec

Are you visiting and don't know what to do in Pantepec? The list of the best places to visit in Pantepec and nearby locations.
Las mejores montes de Pantepec para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro Los Colis (2055 meters): 1.9 km walk (32 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro La Ventana (1643 meters): 4.5 km walk (76 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro La Bandera (Yumcatzac) (2425 meters): 4.5 km walk (71 minutes), heading Northwest.
  • Cerro San Bartolo (1751 meters): 5.5 km walk (114 minutes), heading East.
Magical Towns near Pantepec to discover the Mexican culture:
  • Copainalá (Chiapas): Don't miss "Iglesia de San Vicente Ferrer", 48 km, heading Southwest (32 minutes by car)
Other towns near Pantepec:
  • La Cruz (12 inhabitants): Located 0 km to the Southeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Concepción (173 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Southwest (1 minutes by car)
  • La Guadalupe (52 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Southeast (1 minutes by car)
  • Buenavista (6 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (1 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#5 Population pyramid of Pantepec (Chiapas)

In Pantepec 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 Pantepec, 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 Pantepec
Data of the age pyramid of the town Pantepec (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)119106225
Youth (6-14 years)176199375
Adults (15-59 years)6225001,122
Elderly (60+ years)10498202

#6 Pictures of Pantepec

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

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#7 The Postal Code of Pantepec (Chiapas) is 29660

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Pantepec so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 29660. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Pantepec ("29") correspond to the State of Chiapas, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

#8 Vote for Pantepec as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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#14 Other towns in the Municipality of Pantepec

  1. Buenavista (6 inhabitants)
  2. El Carmen (146 inhabitants)
  3. El Carrizal (1077 inhabitants)
  4. El Limón (519 inhabitants)
  5. El Recuerdo (9 inhabitants)
  6. Julián Grajales (515 inhabitants)
  7. La Florida (225 inhabitants)
  8. La Naranja (253 inhabitants)
  9. La Soledad Segunda Sección (64 inhabitants)
  10. Liquidámbar (566 inhabitants)
  11. Rincón Ocote (- inhabitants)
  12. San Isidro Liquidámbar (90 inhabitants)
  13. San José Buenavista (18 inhabitants)
  14. San José Valtierra (62 inhabitants)
  15. San Lucas (131 inhabitants)