Quija (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Quija, a beautiful large village of 1,057 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Quija is located in the Municipality of Comitán de Domínguez (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,057 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #12 of the ranking. Quija is at 1,781 meters of altitude.

Data: In Quija, 81% of the inhabitants are catholic and 48% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of Quija? You can find it at 2.7 kilometers, in direction Southwest, from the town of Comitán de Domínguez, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Quija location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Quija? How to get there? Map

What is the route to get to Quija (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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The population of Quija (Chiapas) is 1,057 inhabitants

Population data in Quija (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20205405171057
2010458440898
2005385377762
Evolution of the population in Quija: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Quija:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.075.68
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.95%0.11%
Illiterate population:7.66%8.91%
Illiterate population (men):2.46%5.68%
Illiterate population (women):5.20%12.01%
Schooling level:6.675.17
Schooling level (men):7.195.67
Schooling level (women):6.184.70
Indigenous culture data in Quija:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:0.66%0.78%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.47%0.33%
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 Quija, 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 Quija:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:55.35%38.98%
Employed population over 12 years (men):66.73%60.23%
Employed population over 12 years (women):44.44%18.56%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:274264
Homes with electricity:99.64%98.21%
Housing with piped water:96.72%98.66%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:82.12%96.88%
Dwellings with radio:81.02%82.14%
Housing with television:93.43%91.96%
Housing with refrigerator:71.17%55.36%
Housing with washing machine:47.81%36.16%
Housing with automobile:21.17%22.77%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:8.76%4.02%
Homes with landline telephone:3.65%2.23%
Dwellings with cellular phones:73.72%26.79%
Homes with Internet:36.86%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Quija (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Quija

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Quija, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Comitán de Domínguez. You can search free satellite map (2022) of Quija.


Population pyramid of Quija (Chiapas)

In Quija 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 Quija, 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 Quija
Data of the age pyramid of the town Quija (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6256118
Youth (6-14 years)8395178
Adults (15-59 years)341317658
Elderly (60+ years)5449103

Photos of Quija

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

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The Postal Code of Quija (Chiapas) is 30017

Are you going to send a letter to Quija? Do you have a friend in Quija and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Quija consists of the following 5 digits: 30017. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Quija ("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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  3. Canalum Sagrado Corazón de Jesús (12 inhabitants)
  4. El Aguacate (26 inhabitants)
  5. Guadalupe Quistaj (663 inhabitants)
  6. La Unión (14 inhabitants)
  7. Los Arbolitos (6 inhabitants)
  8. Los Framboyanes (7 inhabitants)
  9. San Antonio las Canoas (36 inhabitants)
  10. San Antonio Ogotzil (455 inhabitants)
  11. San Pedro (- inhabitants)
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  13. San Vicente Buenavista (239 inhabitants)
  14. Santa Elena (2 inhabitants)
  15. Tres Arbolitos (11 inhabitants)