Tunkás (Yucatán)

Learn about large village of Tunkás through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 3,004 inhabitants of the State of Yucatán

The town of Tunkás is located in the Municipality of Tunkás (in the State of Yucatán). There are 3,004 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #1 of the whole municipality. Tunkás is at 19 meters of altitude.

Data: In Tunkás, 23% of individuals have completed secondary education and 10% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

Where is Tunkás? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to Tunkás (Yucatán) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Tunkás, which has the following symbol Map marker

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The population of Tunkás (Yucatán) is 3,004 inhabitants

Population data in Tunkás (Yucatán)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Tunkás: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tunkás:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.6412.75
Population coming from outside the State of Yucatán:4.66%2.51%
Illiterate population:8.09%13.30%
Illiterate population (men):4.23%12.75%
Illiterate population (women):3.86%13.87%
Schooling level:7.175.62
Schooling level (men):6.955.52
Schooling level (women):7.395.72
Indigenous culture data in Tunkás:
Percentage of indigenous population:76.36%81.61%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:42.18%44.02%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.03%0.67%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Tunkás, 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 Tunkás:
Employed population over 12 years:41.68%32.85%
Employed population over 12 years (men):57.54%51.34%
Employed population over 12 years (women):25.03%13.36%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:8971,086
Homes with electricity:96.88%94.97%
Housing with piped water:98.33%97.23%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:81.49%73.58%
Dwellings with radio:54.18%62.77%
Housing with television:77.70%83.77%
Housing with refrigerator:67.34%59.25%
Housing with washing machine:66.67%56.48%
Housing with automobile:13.94%11.19%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:10.48%5.41%
Homes with landline telephone:1.45%14.47%
Dwellings with cellular phones:82.39%43.02%
Homes with Internet:30.55%2.01%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tunkás (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 Tunkás

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Tunkás, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tunkás. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Tunkás.

Population pyramid of Tunkás (Yucatán)

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

Population pyramid of Tunkás
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tunkás (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)139165304
Youth (6-14 years)239256495
Adults (15-59 years)8528371,689
Elderly (60+ years)236280516

Photos of Tunkás

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The Postal Code of Tunkás (Yucatán) is 97650

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Tunkás 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: 97650. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Tunkás ("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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  2. Chakán Ebulá (- inhabitants)
  3. Chaltún-Há (2 inhabitants)
  4. El Chaparral (5 inhabitants)
  5. El Palmar (- inhabitants)
  6. El Tiburón (4 inhabitants)
  7. Onichén (118 inhabitants)
  8. San Agustín (- inhabitants)
  9. San Antonio de Abad (- inhabitants)
  10. San Jorge (6 inhabitants)
  11. San José Pibtuch (175 inhabitants)
  12. Santa Clara (- inhabitants)
  13. Santa Cruz (1 inhabitants)
  14. X-Mactún (- inhabitants)
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