Playa Azul (La Independencia, Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 760 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Playa Azul is located in the Municipality of La Independencia (in the State of Chiapas). There are 760 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #14 of the ranking. Playa Azul is at 862 meters of altitude.

Data: In Playa Azul, there is a percentage of 6% of indigenous population and 30% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Playa Azul? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Playa Azul? You can find it at 45.0 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of El Triunfo, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to La Independencia, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at East, at 27.0 kilometers. To enjoy the Playa Azul location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Playa Azul? How to get there? Map

Online map of Playa Azul (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 Playa Azul (Chiapas) is 760 inhabitants

Population data in Playa Azul (La Independencia, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Playa Azul: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Playa Azul:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.995.72
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:1.97%0.66%
Illiterate population:9.08%11.72%
Illiterate population (men):3.03%5.72%
Illiterate population (women):6.05%17.48%
Schooling level:5.945.02
Schooling level (men):5.735.39
Schooling level (women):6.144.64
Indigenous culture data in Playa Azul:
Percentage of indigenous population:6.18%4.46%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:1.18%2.48%
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 Playa Azul, 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 Playa Azul:
Employed population over 12 years:64.21%28.71%
Employed population over 12 years (men):65.28%57.58%
Employed population over 12 years (women):63.25%0.97%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:155137
Homes with electricity:99.35%95.41%
Housing with piped water:93.55%92.66%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:92.90%97.25%
Dwellings with radio:23.87%25.69%
Housing with television:67.74%68.81%
Housing with refrigerator:40.65%30.28%
Housing with washing machine:38.71%25.69%
Housing with automobile:16.77%20.18%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.65%0.92%
Homes with landline telephone:2.58%0.92%
Dwellings with cellular phones:30.32%1.83%
Homes with Internet:26.45%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Playa Azul (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Hotels and Accommodation near Playa Azul

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

Satellite photo of Playa Azul

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Playa Azul, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of La Independencia. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Playa Azul.

Population pyramid of Playa Azul (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Playa Azul by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Playa Azul there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Playa Azul
Data of the age pyramid of the town Playa Azul (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7164135
Youth (6-14 years)8276158
Adults (15-59 years)219187406
Elderly (60+ years)283361

Photos of Playa Azul

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Other towns in the Municipality of La Independencia

  1. Bonanza (6 inhabitants)
  2. Chentón (512 inhabitants)
  3. La Finca (255 inhabitants)
  4. Francisco Sarabia (1787 inhabitants)
  5. Gracias a Dios Uno (- inhabitants)
  6. La Esperanza (33 inhabitants)
  7. La Fortuna (3 inhabitants)
  8. Las Brisas (2 inhabitants)
  9. Nueva Virginia (275 inhabitants)
  10. Nuevo Mundo (179 inhabitants)
  11. Quistajito (659 inhabitants)
  12. Santa María (129 inhabitants)
  13. Santa Julia la Victoria (125 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Martha (297 inhabitants)
  15. Santo Domingo (63 inhabitants)