San Marcos (La Independencia, Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 248 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of San Marcos is located in the Municipality of La Independencia (in the State of Chiapas). There are 248 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #35 in terms of number of inhabitants. San Marcos is at 1,501 meters of altitude.

Data: In San Marcos, 32% of the population over 12 years is single and 3% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of San Marcos is located at 8.3 kilometers from El Triunfo, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northeast direction. In addition, it is located at 11.3 kilometers from La Independencia, which is the capital of the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of San Marcos.

Where is San Marcos? How to get there? Map

Online map of San Marcos in Chiapas, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker

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The population of San Marcos (Chiapas) is 248 inhabitants

Population data in San Marcos (La Independencia, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in San Marcos: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in San Marcos:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.112.24
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.77%
Illiterate population:4.44%8.43%
Illiterate population (men):1.61%2.24%
Illiterate population (women):2.82%14.96%
Schooling level:6.55.52
Schooling level (men):6.886.33
Schooling level (women):6.184.70
Indigenous culture data in San Marcos:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%1.53%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.38%
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 San Marcos, 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 San Marcos:
Employed population over 12 years:64.92%35.25%
Employed population over 12 years (men):64.66%66.42%
Employed population over 12 years (women):65.15%2.36%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:6274
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:98.39%96.97%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:70.97%95.45%
Dwellings with radio:70.97%80.30%
Housing with television:88.71%92.42%
Housing with refrigerator:85.48%71.21%
Housing with washing machine:72.58%36.36%
Housing with automobile:41.94%31.82%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.61%4.55%
Homes with landline telephone:1.61%19.70%
Dwellings with cellular phones:83.87%45.45%
Homes with Internet:3.23%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in San Marcos (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 San Marcos

Many people want to stay in the town of San Marcos itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

Satellite photo of San Marcos

With the satellite map of San Marcos 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 La Independencia. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of San Marcos.

Population pyramid of San Marcos (Chiapas)

In San Marcos 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 San Marcos, 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 San Marcos
Data of the age pyramid of the town San Marcos (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)131225
Youth (6-14 years)222042
Adults (15-59 years)7969148
Elderly (60+ years)181533

Photos of San Marcos

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  13. San Francisco (43 inhabitants)
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