Tahmek (Tahmek, Yucatán)

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Did you know that this town in Yucatán has 3,654 inhabitants?

The town of Tahmek is located in the Municipality of Tahmek (in the State of Yucatán). There are 3,654 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #1 in terms of number of inhabitants. Tahmek is at 16 meters of altitude.

Data: In Tahmek, 31% of the population over 12 years is single and 26% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

Where is Tahmek? How to get there? Map

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The population of Tahmek (Yucatán) is 3,654 inhabitants

Population data in Tahmek (Tahmek, Yucatán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Tahmek: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tahmek:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.079.19
Population coming from outside the State of Yucatán:2.49%1.40%
Illiterate population:6.65%10.71%
Illiterate population (men):3.01%9.19%
Illiterate population (women):3.64%12.27%
Schooling level:8.016.63
Schooling level (men):8.036.73
Schooling level (women):86.53
Indigenous culture data in Tahmek:
Percentage of indigenous population:85.36%91.38%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:47.21%54.74%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.71%1.89%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Tahmek, 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 Tahmek:
Employed population over 12 years:42.50%39.62%
Employed population over 12 years (men):54.60%55.24%
Employed population over 12 years (women):30.14%23.50%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:1,0481,204
Homes with electricity:99.33%96.87%
Housing with piped water:99.52%98.33%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:83.11%70.22%
Dwellings with radio:66.89%70.53%
Housing with television:91.22%92.06%
Housing with refrigerator:77.96%66.56%
Housing with washing machine:67.75%58.52%
Housing with automobile:16.13%15.88%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:18.99%8.46%
Homes with landline telephone:1.05%5.64%
Dwellings with cellular phones:82.35%58.52%
Homes with Internet:25.76%1.67%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tahmek (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 Tahmek

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Population pyramid of Tahmek (Yucatán)

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

Population pyramid of Tahmek
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tahmek (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)152149301
Youth (6-14 years)220249469
Adults (15-59 years)1,1271,1302,257
Elderly (60+ years)309318627

Photos of Tahmek

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The Postal Code of Tahmek (Yucatán) is 97490

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Tahmek 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: 97490. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Tahmek ("97") correspond to the State of Yucatán, 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.

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  3. Los 4 Hermanos (1 inhabitants)
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  5. Santa María (1 inhabitants)
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  8. Wamerú (- inhabitants)
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