Toquín (Chiapas)

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The town of Toquín (Chiapas) belongs to the municipality of La Grandeza. There are 388 inhabitants and it is 2,010 meters altitude. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #4 of the ranking.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Toquín, there is a percentage of 0% of indigenous population and 86% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Toquín? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Toquín? You can find it at 1.5 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of La Grandeza, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the town of Toquín through the satelital imagery, in the bottom of the webpage you have an interactive map to know where it is.

#1 Where is Toquín? How to go? Map

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


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#2 The population of Toquín (Chiapas) is 388 inhabitants

Population data in Toquín (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Toquín: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Toquín:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.732.91
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:6.44%5.20%
Illiterate population (men):1.03%2.91%
Illiterate population (women):5.41%7.47%
Schooling level:7.085.51
Schooling level (men):7.616.13
Schooling level (women):6.614.88
Indigenous culture data in Toquín:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%4.05%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%1.16%
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 Toquín, 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 Toquín:
Employed population over 12 years:27.58%24.86%
Employed population over 12 years (men):50.81%45.93%
Employed population over 12 years (women):6.40%4.02%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:7270
Homes with electricity:97.22%94.92%
Housing with piped water:91.67%84.75%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:62.50%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:66.67%61.02%
Housing with television:72.22%44.07%
Housing with refrigerator:44.44%18.64%
Housing with washing machine:37.50%25.42%
Housing with automobile:9.72%5.08%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.39%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:86.11%0.00%
Homes with Internet:1.39%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Toquín (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 Toquín

With the satellite map of Toquín 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 La Grandeza. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Toquín.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Toquín

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Toquín, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Toquín so you can contact them.:

#5 What to do in Toquín

A weekend in Toquín and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in Toquín and surroundings to find the best destinations.
The best mountains in Toquín for excursions and outdoor activities:
  • Pico de Loro (2862 meters): 5.9 km walk (82 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • El Gritadero (2741 meters): 6.7 km walk (123 minutes), heading Southeast.
  • Las Nubes (2120 meters): 10.3 km walk (182 minutes), heading North.
  • Crestón del Gallo (2284 meters): 10.3 km walk (163 minutes), heading East.
Other towns near Toquín:
  • La Lucha (60 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the West (1 minutes by car)
  • El Oriente (31 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northwest (1 minutes by car)
  • Altavista (154 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the Northeast (2 minutes by car)
  • El Pedregal (37 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (3 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 Toquín (Chiapas)

In Toquín 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 Toquín, 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 Toquín
Data of the age pyramid of the town Toquín (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)292958
Youth (6-14 years)424082
Adults (15-59 years)115105220
Elderly (60+ years)171128

#7 Photos of Toquín

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

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#8 The Postal Code of Toquín (Chiapas) is 30965

Are you going to send a letter to Toquín? Do you have a friend in Toquín and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Toquín consists of the following 5 digits: 30965. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Toquín ("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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#12 Other towns in the Municipality of La Grandeza

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  2. Bartolomé de las Casas (385 inhabitants)
  3. El Pino (95 inhabitants)
  4. El Volcancito (19 inhabitants)
  5. La Grandeza (1502 inhabitants)
  6. La Lucha (60 inhabitants)
  7. Las Joyas (67 inhabitants)
  8. Las Palmas (41 inhabitants)
  9. Llano Grande (313 inhabitants)
  10. Loma Bonita (94 inhabitants)
  11. Los Chalunes (117 inhabitants)
  12. Plan Grande (33 inhabitants)
  13. San Miguel (84 inhabitants)
  14. Veinte de Noviembre (34 inhabitants)
  15. Villa Nueva (45 inhabitants)