Sonora (Pueblo Nuevo Solistahuacán, Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Sonora, a beautiful large village of 1,085 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Sonora is located in the Municipality of Pueblo Nuevo Solistahuacán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,085 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #6 of the ranking. Sonora is at 1,468 meters of altitude.

Data: In Sonora, 24% of the inhabitants are catholic and 12% 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 Sonora? You can find it at 6.7 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Pueblo Nuevo Solistahuacán, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Sonora location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Sonora? How to get there? Map

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


Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of Sonora and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Sonora (Chiapas) is 1,085 inhabitants

Population data in Sonora (Pueblo Nuevo Solistahuacán, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20205595261085
2010419426845
2005381372753
Evolution of the population in Sonora: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Sonora:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.039.62
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.37%0.00%
Illiterate population:8.11%14.44%
Illiterate population (men):2.21%9.62%
Illiterate population (women):5.90%19.33%
Schooling level:6.535.38
Schooling level (men):6.895.98
Schooling level (women):6.214.81
Indigenous culture data in Sonora:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:99.26%99.53%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:75.21%81.89%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:4.33%8.52%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Sonora, 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 Sonora:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:44.24%28.28%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.03%53.05%
Employed population over 12 years (women):32.20%3.10%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:225173
Homes with electricity:98.22%98.82%
Housing with piped water:97.78%99.41%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:88.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:40.00%34.12%
Housing with television:40.00%28.82%
Housing with refrigerator:30.67%10.59%
Housing with washing machine:11.56%1.18%
Housing with automobile:5.78%1.76%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.78%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.33%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:65.33%0.00%
Homes with Internet:2.22%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Sonora (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 Sonora

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Sonora, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Pueblo Nuevo Solistahuacán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Sonora.


Population pyramid of Sonora (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Sonora
Data of the age pyramid of the town Sonora (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)100111211
Youth (6-14 years)124119243
Adults (15-59 years)293259552
Elderly (60+ years)423779

Photos of Sonora

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

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The Postal Code of Sonora (Chiapas) is 29756

Are you going to send a letter to Sonora? Do you have a friend in Sonora and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Sonora consists of the following 5 digits: 29756. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Sonora ("29") 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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