Unión Carrizal

Learn about medium-sized town of Unión Carrizal through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 204 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Unión Carrizal belongs to the municipality of Pijijiapan (State of Chiapas). There are 204 inhabitants and it is 7 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #46 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In Unión Carrizal, 81% of the inhabitants are catholic and 72% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of Unión Carrizal is located at 12.1 kilometers from Pijijiapan, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Northwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Unión Carrizal.

#1 Where is Unión Carrizal? How to go? Map

How to get to the town of Unión Carrizal in Chiapas? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Unión Carrizal.


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#2 The population of Unión Carrizal (Chiapas) is 204 inhabitants

Population data in Unión Carrizal
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Unión Carrizal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Unión Carrizal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.6516.09
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:5.39%0.00%
Illiterate population:8.82%12.35%
Illiterate population (men):4.90%16.09%
Illiterate population (women):3.92%8.00%
Schooling level:6.74.89
Schooling level (men):6.44.91
Schooling level (women):6.994.86
Indigenous culture data in Unión Carrizal:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
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 Unión Carrizal, 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 housing data in Unión Carrizal:
Employed population over 12 years:34.80%40.12%
Employed population over 12 years (men):54.00%67.82%
Employed population over 12 years (women):16.35%8.00%
Number of inhabited private housings:5746
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Homes with piped water:98.25%0.00%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:98.25%100.00%
Homes with a radio:57.89%65.12%
Homes with a television:84.21%90.70%
Homes with a refrigerator:87.72%88.37%
Homes with a washing machine:71.93%76.74%
Homes with a car:15.79%4.65%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:8.77%2.33%
Homes with landline telephone:8.77%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:63.16%51.16%
Homes with Internet:1.75%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Unión Carrizal (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 Unión Carrizal

With the satellite map of Unión Carrizal 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 Pijijiapan. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of Unión Carrizal.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near Unión Carrizal

Do you want to stay in Unión Carrizal? We don't have any hotel registered in this town, but you can check in this list of the closest accommodations to Unión Carrizal:
  • HOTEL LOS PINOS: 16 km away, direction Northeast (13 minutes by car)
  • CUARTERIA: 17 km away, direction Northeast (11 minutes by car)
  • HOTEL ALDO: 20 km away, direction Northeast (15 minutes by car)
  • HOTEL SABRINA: 18 km away, direction Northeast (14 minutes by car)

#5 What to do in Unión Carrizal

Want to know what to see in Unión Carrizal if you are visiting this town?Here are some ideas of activities to enjoy Unión Carrizal.
Las mejores montes de Unión Carrizal para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • La Encomienda (197 meters): 13.5 km walk (271 minutes), heading East.
  • Cerro La Campana (229 meters): 14.3 km walk (269 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro Sin Pensar (474 meters): 19.5 km walk (365 minutes), heading North.
Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of Unión Carrizal?:
  • San Agustín (8 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the West (2 minutes by car)
  • Palmira (28 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the West (2 minutes by car)
  • El Desengaño (17 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Villahermosa (89 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the North (2 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 Unión Carrizal (Chiapas)

In Unión Carrizal 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 Unión Carrizal, 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 Unión Carrizal
Data of the age pyramid of the town Unión Carrizal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)91726
Youth (6-14 years)181129
Adults (15-59 years)6058118
Elderly (60+ years)171431

#7 Pictures of Unión Carrizal

In order for you to enjoy nature around Unión Carrizal, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument pictures of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of Unión Carrizal, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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