Camalaniugan, Province of Cagayan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceCagayan
Barangay count28
Postal code3510
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)76.50 km2 (29.54 sq mi)
Population (2015)24,923
Density (2015)326 / km2 (844 / sq mi)
Coordinates18° 17' North, 121° 40' East (18.2750, 121.6744)
Estimated elevation above sea level5.8 meters (19.1 feet)

Camalaniugan is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Cagayan.

The municipality has a land area of 76.50 square kilometers or 29.54 square miles which constitutes 0.82% of Cagayan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 24,923. This represented 2.08% of the total population of Cagayan province, or 0.72% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 326 inhabitants per square kilometer or 844 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Camalaniugan has 28 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)
Abagao1.61%4013980.75%0.14%
Afunan Cabayu1.98%4944714.88%0.91%
Agusi4.28%1,06796210.91%1.99%
Alilinu5.65%1,4071,3405.00%0.93%
Baggao2.50%6225964.36%0.82%
Bantay3.64%9078486.96%1.29%
Bulala6.29%1,5671,4319.50%1.74%
Casili Norte4.59%1,1451,1033.81%0.71%
Casili Sur2.59%6456056.61%1.23%
Catotoran Norte4.37%1,0881,0800.74%0.14%
Catotoran Sur4.44%1,1061,0228.22%1.52%
Centro Norte4.52%1,1271,1061.90%0.36%
Centro Sur3.64%9088299.53%1.75%
Cullit2.17%541544-0.55%-0.11%
Dacal‑Lafugu4.26%1,0611,0124.84%0.90%
Dammang Norte2.87%71555927.91%4.80%
Dammang Sur1.00%2492432.47%0.47%
Dugo8.00%1,9951,9721.17%0.22%
Fusina2.85%71152834.66%5.83%
Gang‑ngo5.26%1,3111,2822.26%0.43%
Jurisdiction2.62%6536530.00%0.00%
Luec1.51%3763614.16%0.78%
Minanga7.43%1,8531,6939.45%1.73%
Paragat0.84%2091976.09%1.13%
Sapping4.12%1,0279834.48%0.84%
Tagum1.01%25121516.74%2.99%
Tuluttuging1.12%279317-11.99%-2.40%
Ziminila4.85%1,2081,05414.61%2.63%
Camalaniugan Total24,92323,4046.49%1.20%

Historical population

The population of Camalaniugan grew from 11,456 in 1960 to 24,923 in 2015, an increase of 13,467 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.20%, or an increase of 1,519 people, from the previous population of 23,404 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,456
13,2681.45%
13,8780.91%
15,0781.67%
17,2761.37%
19,9152.70%
21,1861.34%
22,4890.83%
23,4041.46%
24,9231.20%

Location

The municipal center of Camalaniugan is situated at approximately 18° 17' North, 121° 40' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.8 meters or 19.1 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 Camalaniugan are Tuguegarao, Tabuk, Laoag, Batac, Ilagan, and Cauayan. The nearest municipalities are Lal-lo, Aparri, Allacapan, Buguey, Ballesteros, and Gattaran. Its distance from the national capital is 414.42 kilometers (257.51 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 414.42 kilometers (257.51 miles) to the South (S10°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 24,923, ranked 1,101 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 29.54 square kilometers, ranked 1,198 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 326 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 611 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.20%, ranked 898 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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