Unión Independencia (Chiapas)

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You may know it as Unión Mexicana (Independencia).

The town of Unión Independencia is located in the Municipality of Tapachula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 300 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #100 of the ranking. Unión Independencia is at 520 meters of altitude.

You may know this town as Unión Mexicana (Independencia), because this was its former name. This town decided to change its name in the year 2012.

Data: In Unión Independencia, 17% of the inhabitants are catholic and 26% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

Do you want to locate the town of Unión Independencia? You can find it at 17.1 kilometers, in direction South, from the town of Tapachula de Córdova y Ordóñez, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Unión Independencia location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Unión Independencia? How to get there? Map

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


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The population of Unión Independencia (Chiapas) is 300 inhabitants

Population data in Unión Independencia (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020153147300
2010142145287
2005120136256
Evolution of the population in Unión Independencia: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Unión Independencia:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.839.66
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:1.67%2.44%
Illiterate population:10.33%14.29%
Illiterate population (men):3.00%9.66%
Illiterate population (women):7.33%19.01%
Schooling level:6.495.59
Schooling level (men):6.15.55
Schooling level (women):6.875.62
Indigenous culture data in Unión Independencia:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:6.67%2.79%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:3.33%0.70%
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 Independencia, 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 Unión Independencia:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:45.33%31.01%
Employed population over 12 years (men):69.39%51.72%
Employed population over 12 years (women):22.22%9.86%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:7871
Homes with electricity:98.72%92.31%
Housing with piped water:93.59%21.54%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:88.46%93.85%
Dwellings with radio:70.51%76.92%
Housing with television:78.21%73.85%
Housing with refrigerator:74.36%47.69%
Housing with washing machine:25.64%12.31%
Housing with automobile:12.82%4.62%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.85%1.54%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%4.62%
Dwellings with cellular phones:74.36%23.08%
Homes with Internet:3.85%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Unión Independencia (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Unión Independencia

With the satellite map of Unión Independencia 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 Tapachula. Get free live access to satellite views of 2021 of Unión Independencia.


Population pyramid of Unión Independencia (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Unión Independencia
Data of the age pyramid of the town Unión Independencia (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)192241
Youth (6-14 years)231740
Adults (15-59 years)9391184
Elderly (60+ years)181735

Photos of Unión Independencia

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The Postal Code of Unión Independencia (Chiapas) is 30812

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Unión Independencia 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: 30812. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Unión Independencia ("30") correspond to the State of Chiapas, 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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