San Simón (Santa Elena, Yucatán)

Learn about medium-sized town of San Simón through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 423 inhabitants of the State of Yucatán

The town of San Simón is located in the Municipality of Santa Elena (in the State of Yucatán). There are 423 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #2 of the ranking. San Simón is at 66 meters of altitude.

Data: In San Simón, 43% of the inhabitants are catholic and 49% 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 San Simón? You can find it at 21.0 kilometers, in direction Northwest, from the town of Santa Elena, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the San Simón location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is San Simón? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to San Simón (Yucatán) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of San Simón, which has the following symbol Map marker


Want to view a satellite photo of San Simón? In this link you can see a satellite image of the area, completely updated, to locate your house, for example.

The population of San Simón (Yucatán) is 423 inhabitants

Population data in San Simón (Santa Elena, Yucatán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020200223423
2010184185369
2005179178357
Evolution of the population in San Simón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in San Simón:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.516.76
Population coming from outside the State of Yucatán:3.78%2.98%
Illiterate population:16.08%19.51%
Illiterate population (men):7.57%16.76%
Illiterate population (women):8.51%22.28%
Schooling level:6.694.99
Schooling level (men):6.925.11
Schooling level (women):6.454.88
Indigenous culture data in San Simón:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:98.58%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:82.27%88.62%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:6.15%15.18%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of San Simón, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Yucatán, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in San Simón:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:33.81%30.89%
Employed population over 12 years (men):58.74%50.27%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.00%11.41%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:119105
Homes with electricity:97.48%96.74%
Housing with piped water:95.80%86.96%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:75.63%69.57%
Dwellings with radio:38.66%50.00%
Housing with television:79.83%79.35%
Housing with refrigerator:36.97%26.09%
Housing with washing machine:48.74%33.70%
Housing with automobile:3.36%7.61%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.68%6.52%
Dwellings with cellular phones:42.02%7.61%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in San Simón (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Yucatán, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of San Simón

Amazing satellite GPS maps of San Simón, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Santa Elena. You can search free satellite map (2023) of San Simón.


Population pyramid of San Simón (Yucatán)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of San Simón 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 San Simón there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of San Simón
Data of the age pyramid of the town San Simón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)253055
Youth (6-14 years)293968
Adults (15-59 years)131136267
Elderly (60+ years)151833

Photos of San Simón

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

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The Postal Code of San Simón (Yucatán) is 97895

Are you going to send a letter to San Simón? Do you have a friend in San Simón and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of San Simón consists of the following 5 digits: 97895. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of San Simón ("97") correspond to the state code of Yucatán, 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. Perseverancia (- inhabitants)
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  5. María Hilda Ek Lara (4 inhabitants)
  6. María Mata Huchin (6 inhabitants)
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  8. San Agustín (5 inhabitants)
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  11. Santa Ana (3 inhabitants)
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