Santa Cecilia (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Santa Cecilia, a beautiful small village of 131 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Santa Cecilia (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of Tapachula. There are 131 inhabitants and it is 112 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #196 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Santa Cecilia, 36% of the population over 12 years is single and 8% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Santa Cecilia? You can find it at 4.9 kilometers, in direction Northwest, from the town of Tapachula de Córdova y Ordóñez, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Santa Cecilia through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Santa Cecilia? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Santa Cecilia (Chiapas) is 131 inhabitants

Population data in Santa Cecilia (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Santa Cecilia: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santa Cecilia:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.14.08
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:4.58%11.11%
Illiterate population:5.34%5.05%
Illiterate population (men):3.05%4.08%
Illiterate population (women):2.29%6.00%
Schooling level:8.697.63
Schooling level (men):8.218.10
Schooling level (women):9.177.19
Indigenous culture data in Santa Cecilia:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%2.02%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%1.01%
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 Santa Cecilia, 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 Santa Cecilia:
Employed population over 12 years:47.33%34.34%
Employed population over 12 years (men):56.52%55.10%
Employed population over 12 years (women):37.10%14.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4032
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:42.50%14.81%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:60.00%77.78%
Housing with television:82.50%100.00%
Housing with refrigerator:82.50%81.48%
Housing with washing machine:47.50%48.15%
Housing with automobile:20.00%14.81%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:15.00%7.41%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:87.50%85.19%
Homes with Internet:7.50%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santa Cecilia (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 Santa Cecilia

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Santa Cecilia, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tapachula. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Santa Cecilia.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Santa Cecilia

Many people want to stay in the town of Santa Cecilia 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 Santa Cecilia

A weekend in Santa Cecilia and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Santa Cecilia and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Other towns near Santa Cecilia:
  • Guadalupe Palmeras (167 inhabitants): Located 0 km to the Southwest (0 minutes by car)
  • Las Palmeras (909 inhabitants): Located 0 km to the South (0 minutes by car)
  • Teófilo Acevo (300 inhabitants): Located 0 km to the North (1 minutes by car)
  • Unión Popular (125 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (1 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions..

#6 Population pyramid of Santa Cecilia (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Santa Cecilia by age and gender, 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 Santa Cecilia there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Santa Cecilia
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santa Cecilia (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6814
Youth (6-14 years)101424
Adults (15-59 years)404383
Elderly (60+ years)6410

#7 Photos of Santa Cecilia

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Santa Cecilia? 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 Santa Cecilia.

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#8 The Postal Code of Santa Cecilia (Chiapas) is 30739

Are you going to send a letter to Santa Cecilia? Do you have a friend in Santa Cecilia and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Santa Cecilia consists of the following 5 digits: 30739. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Santa Cecilia ("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. El Limón (31 inhabitants)
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  5. El Vergel Huerto (13 inhabitants)
  6. Fraccionamiento el Palmar (204 inhabitants)
  7. Hamburgo (356 inhabitants)
  8. Las Trancas (8 inhabitants)
  9. Los Ángeles (700 inhabitants)
  10. Oro Verde (6 inhabitants)
  11. Santa Teresa (388 inhabitants)
  12. La Soledad (218 inhabitants)
  13. Sonora (12 inhabitants)
  14. Veintiuno de Marzo (Manuel Lazos) (595 inhabitants)
  15. Zaragoza (953 inhabitants)