Tres Cruces (Chamula, Chiapas)

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The town of Tres Cruces is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 458 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #79 in terms of number of inhabitants. Tres Cruces is at 2,301 meters of altitude.

Data: In Tres Cruces, 76% of the inhabitants are catholic and 9% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Tres Cruces is located at 2.0 kilometers from Chamula, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Tres Cruces.

Where is Tres Cruces? How to get there? Map

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

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The population of Tres Cruces (Chiapas) is 458 inhabitants

Population data in Tres Cruces (Chamula, Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Tres Cruces: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tres Cruces:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.823.78
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.22%0.00%
Illiterate population:27.51%34.68%
Illiterate population (men):7.42%23.78%
Illiterate population (women):20.09%43.27%
Schooling level:3.471.78
Schooling level (men):4.382.53
Schooling level (women):2.721.23
Indigenous culture data in Tres Cruces:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%82.26%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:86.03%73.12%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:31.88%41.67%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Tres Cruces, 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 Tres Cruces:
Employed population over 12 years:37.34%37.37%
Employed population over 12 years (men):49.30%49.39%
Employed population over 12 years (women):26.75%27.88%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:118122
Homes with electricity:98.31%100.00%
Housing with piped water:91.53%48.05%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:22.03%87.01%
Dwellings with radio:53.39%57.14%
Housing with television:77.12%46.75%
Housing with refrigerator:5.93%2.60%
Housing with washing machine:9.32%1.30%
Housing with automobile:9.32%6.49%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.85%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.69%3.90%
Dwellings with cellular phones:58.47%44.16%
Homes with Internet:7.63%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tres Cruces (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 Tres Cruces

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Satellite photo of Tres Cruces

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Population pyramid of Tres Cruces (Chiapas)

In Tres Cruces 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 Tres Cruces, 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 Tres Cruces
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tres Cruces (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)352661
Youth (6-14 years)405191
Adults (15-59 years)146123269
Elderly (60+ years)221537

Photos of Tres Cruces

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The Postal Code of Tres Cruces (Chiapas) is 29323

Are you going to send a letter to Tres Cruces? Do you have a friend in Tres Cruces and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Tres Cruces consists of the following 5 digits: 29323. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Tres Cruces ("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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