The town of Plátanos is located in the Municipality of El Bosque (in the State of Chiapas). There are 2,671 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #2 in terms of number of inhabitants. Plátanos is at 1,142 meters of altitude.
Data: In Plátanos, 36% of the population over 12 years is single and 8% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.
The town of Plátanos is located at 6.7 kilometers from El Bosque, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Plátanos.
Where is Plátanos? How to get there? Map
Online map of Plátanos (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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The population of Plátanos (Chiapas) is 2,671 inhabitants
|Year||Female Inhabitants||Male inhabitants||Total population|
|Fertility rate (children per woman):||2.73||6.99|
|Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:||0.15%||0.00%|
|Illiterate population (men):||3.52%||6.99%|
|Illiterate population (women):||8.31%||20.80%|
|Schooling level (men):||7.02||6.11|
|Schooling level (women):||5.74||4.23|
|Percentage of indigenous population:||99.66%||100.00%|
|Percentage speaking an indigenous language:||82.07%||86.55%|
|Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:||21.34%||30.57%|
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|Employed population over 12 years:||22.46%||21.99%|
|Employed population over 12 years (men):||44.26%||43.97%|
|Employed population over 12 years (women):||2.10%||0.40%|
|Number of inhabited private dwellings:||452||332|
|Homes with electricity:||99.78%||98.10%|
|Housing with piped water:||100.00%||99.37%|
|Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:||89.16%||82.28%|
|Dwellings with radio:||36.50%||28.16%|
|Housing with television:||74.56%||33.54%|
|Housing with refrigerator:||40.71%||9.49%|
|Housing with washing machine:||5.53%||1.27%|
|Housing with automobile:||6.19%||1.27%|
|Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:||3.10%||0.00%|
|Homes with landline telephone:||4.42%||0.00%|
|Dwellings with cellular phones:||49.56%||1.90%|
|Homes with Internet:||7.74%||0.32%|
Satellite photo of Plátanos
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Population pyramid of Plátanos (Chiapas)
In Plátanos 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 Plátanos, 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)||256||253||509|
|Youth (6-14 years)||282||293||575|
|Adults (15-59 years)||772||678||1,450|
|Elderly (60+ years)||71||66||137|
Photos of Plátanos
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The Postal Code of Plátanos (Chiapas) is 29840
Do you want to know the Postal Code of Plátanos 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: 29840. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Plátanos ("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.
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