Tentic (Chamula, Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Tentic, a beautiful large village of 1,266 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Tentic is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,266 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #16 in terms of number of inhabitants. Tentic is at 2,025 meters of altitude.

Data: In Tentic, 77% of the inhabitants are catholic and 1% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Tentic is located at 8.4 kilometers from Chamula, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Tentic.

Where is Tentic? How to get there? Map

Location map of Tentic in Chiapas: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Tentic, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker

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The population of Tentic (Chiapas) is 1,266 inhabitants

Population data in Tentic (Chamula, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Tentic: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tentic:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.1215.73
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.36%
Illiterate population:21.72%22.03%
Illiterate population (men):6.64%15.73%
Illiterate population (women):15.09%26.80%
Schooling level:4.73.73
Schooling level (men):5.194.10
Schooling level (women):4.353.48
Indigenous culture data in Tentic:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%98.13%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:86.81%86.17%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:40.44%45.23%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Tentic, 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 Tentic:
Employed population over 12 years:30.49%26.76%
Employed population over 12 years (men):48.82%41.61%
Employed population over 12 years (women):16.27%15.52%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:302299
Homes with electricity:99.34%94.44%
Housing with piped water:80.79%36.75%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:19.54%97.44%
Dwellings with radio:43.71%58.55%
Housing with television:66.23%42.74%
Housing with refrigerator:10.26%2.56%
Housing with washing machine:0.99%1.28%
Housing with automobile:9.60%6.41%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.66%0.43%
Homes with landline telephone:2.32%5.13%
Dwellings with cellular phones:54.97%26.07%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tentic (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Hotels and Accommodation near Tentic

Many people want to stay in the town of Tentic 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.:

Satellite photo of Tentic

With the satellite map of Tentic will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Chamula. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Tentic.

Population pyramid of Tentic (Chiapas)

In Tentic 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 Tentic, 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 Tentic
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tentic (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)8593178
Youth (6-14 years)133108241
Adults (15-59 years)433299732
Elderly (60+ years)6253115

Photos of Tentic

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

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The Postal Code of Tentic (Chiapas) is 29336

Are you going to send a letter to Tentic? Do you have a friend in Tentic and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Tentic consists of the following 5 digits: 29336. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Tentic ("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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Schools in Tentic

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