Conner, Province of Apayao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceApayao
Barangay count21
Postal code3807
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)694.30 km2 (268.07 sq mi)
Population (2015)26,051
Density (2015)38 / km2 (97 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 48' North, 121° 19' East (17.7966, 121.3231)
Estimated elevation above sea level79.6 meters (261.2 feet)

Conner is a municipality in the landlocked province of Apayao.

The municipality has a land area of 694.30 square kilometers or 268.07 square miles which constitutes 15.73% of Apayao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 26,051. This represented 21.86% of the total population of Apayao province, or 1.51% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 38 inhabitants per square kilometer or 97 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Conner has 21 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Allangigan1.90%49442416.51%2.95%
Banban4.18%1,0881,0424.41%0.83%
Buluan5.90%1,5371,4625.13%0.96%
Caglayan8.18%2,1321,86514.32%2.58%
Calafug4.00%1,04190614.90%2.68%
Cupis1.71%4464411.13%0.21%
Daga5.05%1,3151,2812.65%0.50%
Guinaang5.78%1,5071,4762.10%0.40%
Guinamgaman3.06%798841-5.11%-0.99%
Ili5.09%1,3251,19510.88%1.99%
Karikitan7.21%1,8791,928-2.54%-0.49%
Katablangan2.15%559697-19.80%-4.11%
Malama11.44%2,9792,8853.26%0.61%
Manag6.80%1,7711,6298.72%1.60%
Mawegui3.07%8007634.85%0.91%
Nabuangan2.03%528594-11.11%-2.22%
Paddaoan6.44%1,6781,6233.39%0.64%
Puguin3.30%8598056.71%1.24%
Ripang3.76%97984116.41%2.94%
Sacpil4.72%1,2301,1417.80%1.44%
Talifugo4.25%1,10697213.79%2.49%
Conner Total26,05124,8115.00%0.93%

Historical population

The population of Conner grew from 3,750 in 1960 to 26,051 in 2015, an increase of 22,301 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.93%, or an increase of 1,240 people, from the previous population of 24,811 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,750
9,4199.43%
12,2555.42%
14,1962.98%
16,2201.34%
17,4611.39%
20,4293.42%
22,6681.44%
24,8113.34%
26,0510.93%

Location

The municipal center of Conner is situated at approximately 17° 48' North, 121° 19' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 79.6 meters or 261.2 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Conner are Tabuk, Tuguegarao, Batac, Laoag, Ilagan, and Vigan. The nearest municipalities are Rizal, Tuao, Piat, Pinukpuk, Santo Niño, and Kabugao. Its distance from the national capital is 356.67 kilometers (221.63 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Rizal, Cagayan, 5.94 kilometers (3.69 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N24°E)
  • Tuao, Cagayan, 15.60 kilometers (9.69 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S64°E)
  • Piat, Cagayan, 16.33 kilometers (10.14 miles) to the East (S88°E)
  • Pinukpuk, Kalinga, 25.08 kilometers (15.58 miles) to the South (S10°E)
  • Santo Niño, Cagayan, 27.81 kilometers (17.28 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N70°E)
  • Kabugao, Apayao, 29.06 kilometers (18.05 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N30°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 356.67 kilometers (221.63 miles) to the South (S6°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 26,051, ranked 1,059 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 268.07 square kilometers, ranked 70 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 38 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,564 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.93%, ranked 1,137 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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