San Pedro Pedernal (Chiapas)

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The town of San Pedro Pedernal (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Huixtán. There are 1,130 inhabitants and it is 1,840 meters altitude. The Magical Town of San Cristobal de las Casas is 71 minutes away by car (47 km). In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #5 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In San Pedro Pedernal, there is a percentage of 99% of indigenous population and 56% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on San Pedro Pedernal? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of San Pedro Pedernal? You can find it at 14.9 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Huixtán, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of San Pedro Pedernal through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is San Pedro Pedernal? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of San Pedro Pedernal 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 San Pedro Pedernal.


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#2 The population of San Pedro Pedernal (Chiapas) is 1,130 inhabitants

Population data in San Pedro Pedernal (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in San Pedro Pedernal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in San Pedro Pedernal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.357.47
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:8.14%13.27%
Illiterate population (men):2.48%7.47%
Illiterate population (women):5.66%18.69%
Schooling level:6.615.01
Schooling level (men):6.975.65
Schooling level (women):6.284.44
Indigenous culture data in San Pedro Pedernal:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.29%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.10%82.27%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:24.16%47.13%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of San Pedro Pedernal, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chiapas, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Huixtán (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in San Pedro Pedernal:
Employed population over 12 years:56.37%31.10%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.53%45.27%
Employed population over 12 years (women):54.36%17.86%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:175185
Homes with electricity:98.29%92.25%
Housing with piped water:80.00%66.20%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:6.86%97.89%
Dwellings with radio:26.86%10.56%
Housing with television:35.43%9.86%
Housing with refrigerator:9.71%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:2.29%0.00%
Housing with automobile:0.00%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:7.43%0.70%
Dwellings with cellular phones:56.00%0.70%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in San Pedro Pedernal (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 San Pedro Pedernal

Amazing satellite GPS maps of San Pedro Pedernal, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Huixtán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of San Pedro Pedernal.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near San Pedro Pedernal

Many people want to stay in the town of San Pedro Pedernal 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.:

#5 What to do in San Pedro Pedernal

A weekend in San Pedro Pedernal and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in San Pedro Pedernal and surroundings to find the best destinations.
The best mountains in San Pedro Pedernal for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Cerro Chabentic (2154 meters): 2.7 km walk (44 minutes), heading South.
  • Tierra Colorada (2222 meters): 5.3 km walk (109 minutes), heading West.
  • Michen (2291 meters): 4.9 km walk (88 minutes), heading North.
  • Siquil (2267 meters): 7.4 km walk (106 minutes), heading Northeast.
Magical Towns near San Pedro Pedernal to discover the Mexican culture:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of San Pedro Pedernal?This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of San Pedro Pedernal (Chiapas)

In San Pedro Pedernal 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 Pedro Pedernal, 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 Pedro Pedernal
Data of the age pyramid of the town San Pedro Pedernal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)97104201
Youth (6-14 years)167153320
Adults (15-59 years)283248531
Elderly (60+ years)384078

#7 Photos of San Pedro Pedernal

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of San Pedro Pedernal? 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 photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like San Pedro Pedernal.

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#8 The Postal Code of San Pedro Pedernal (Chiapas) is 29470

Do you want to know the Postal Code of San Pedro Pedernal 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: 29470. The first two digits of the ZIP code of San Pedro Pedernal ("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.

#9 Vote for San Pedro Pedernal as the most beautiful town in Mexico

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Average Rating: 3.8/5
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  2. Buenavista (222 inhabitants)
  3. Chishté 2 (12 inhabitants)
  4. El Palmitero (196 inhabitants)
  5. La Ventana (204 inhabitants)
  6. Nuevo Poblado Dolores Chempil (270 inhabitants)
  7. Rancho Alegre (59 inhabitants)
  8. San Gregorio (128 inhabitants)
  9. San Gregorio de las Casas (1121 inhabitants)
  10. San Miguel Buenavista (52 inhabitants)
  11. San Pedro la Tejería (680 inhabitants)
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  13. Sna Oquil (165 inhabitants)
  14. Yalcuc (269 inhabitants)
  15. Zitim (42 inhabitants)