Yolonan (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Yolonan, a beautiful large village of 698 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Yolonan is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 698 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #58 in terms of number of inhabitants. Yolonan is at 1,979 meters of altitude.

Data: In Yolonan, 45% of the population over 12 years is single and 1% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Yolonan is located at 9.0 kilometers from Chamula, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Yolonan.

Where is Yolonan? How to get there? Map

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

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The population of Yolonan (Chiapas) is 698 inhabitants

Population data in Yolonan (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Yolonan: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Yolonan:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.0218.80
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:19.05%24.90%
Illiterate population (men):6.88%18.80%
Illiterate population (women):12.18%30.51%
Schooling level:4.223.26
Schooling level (men):4.673.90
Schooling level (women):3.842.69
Indigenous culture data in Yolonan:
Percentage of indigenous population:99.14%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:86.39%86.21%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:74.79%53.64%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Yolonan, 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 Yolonan:
Employed population over 12 years:6.30%29.89%
Employed population over 12 years (men):9.58%51.60%
Employed population over 12 years (women):3.64%9.93%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:144112
Homes with electricity:97.92%98.82%
Housing with piped water:100.00%97.65%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:52.78%82.35%
Dwellings with radio:15.28%54.12%
Housing with television:28.47%35.29%
Housing with refrigerator:1.39%3.53%
Housing with washing machine:0.69%1.18%
Housing with automobile:1.39%8.24%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.69%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:2.08%24.71%
Dwellings with cellular phones:6.94%14.12%
Homes with Internet:0.69%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Yolonan (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 Yolonan

With the satellite map of Yolonan 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 Chamula. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Yolonan.

Population pyramid of Yolonan (Chiapas)

In Yolonan 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 Yolonan, 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 Yolonan
Data of the age pyramid of the town Yolonan (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6546111
Youth (6-14 years)8274156
Adults (15-59 years)217171388
Elderly (60+ years)212243

Photos of Yolonan

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The Postal Code of Yolonan (Chiapas) is 29327

Are you going to send a letter to Yolonan? Do you have a friend in Yolonan and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Yolonan consists of the following 5 digits: 29327. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Yolonan ("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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