Nueva Vizcaya

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Nueva Vizcaya
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
CapitalBayombong
Total local government units
Cities0
Municipalities15
Barangays275
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)3,975.67 km2
(1,535.01 sq. mi)
Population (2015)452,287
Density (2015)114 per km2
(295 per sq. mi)
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Nueva Vizcaya is a province in the Philippines situated in the Cagayan Valley region occupying the northeastern section of Luzon. Its capital is the Municipality of Bayombong.

The province has a land area of 3,975.67 square kilometers or 1,535.01 square miles. The 2015 Census records its population as 452,287 representing 13.10% of the total population of the Cagayan Valley region, 0.79% of the overall population of the Luzon island group, or 0.45% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 114 inhabitants per square kilometer or 295 inhabitants per square mile.

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Nueva Vizcaya is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Ifugao, Isabela, Quirino, Aurora, Nueva Ecija, and Pangasinan, Benguet.

Local government units

Nueva Vizcaya has 15 municipalities and 0 cities. The total number of barangays in the province is 275.

NameType
Population and
Population
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2010)
Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Area
(2007)
Density
(2015)
Brgy
count
Alfonso Castañedamun7,940
(1.76%)
7,4281.28%375.40 km2
(144.94 sq mi)
21 per km2
(55 per sq mi)
6
Ambaguiomun15,250
(3.37%)
13,4522.42%156.26 km2
(60.33 sq mi)
98 per km2
(253 per sq mi)
8
Aritaomun37,225
(8.23%)
37,1150.06%265.60 km2
(102.55 sq mi)
140 per km2
(363 per sq mi)
22
Bagabagmun35,501
(7.85%)
35,4620.02%183.90 km2
(71.00 sq mi)
193 per km2
(500 per sq mi)
17
Bambangmun53,433
(11.81%)
47,6572.20%345.00 km2
(133.21 sq mi)
155 per km2
(401 per sq mi)
25
Bayombongmun, capital61,512
(13.60%)
57,4161.32%136.00 km2
(52.51 sq mi)
452 per km2
(1,171 per sq mi)
25
Diadimun18,122
(4.01%)
16,4841.82%181.20 km2
(69.96 sq mi)
100 per km2
(259 per sq mi)
19
Dupax del Nortemun27,514
(6.08%)
25,6971.31%347.30 km2
(134.09 sq mi)
79 per km2
(205 per sq mi)
15
Dupax del Surmun19,111
(4.23%)
18,1460.99%374.70 km2
(144.67 sq mi)
51 per km2
(132 per sq mi)
19
Kasibumun37,705
(8.34%)
33,3792.35%318.80 km2
(123.09 sq mi)
118 per km2
(306 per sq mi)
30
Kayapamun23,714
(5.24%)
21,4531.93%482.90 km2
(186.45 sq mi)
49 per km2
(127 per sq mi)
30
Quezonmun21,056
(4.66%)
19,3851.59%187.50 km2
(72.39 sq mi)
112 per km2
(291 per sq mi)
12
Santa Femun16,180
(3.58%)
14,4272.21%399.81 km2
(154.37 sq mi)
40 per km2
(105 per sq mi)
16
Solanomun59,517
(13.16%)
56,1341.12%139.80 km2
(53.98 sq mi)
426 per km2
(1,103 per sq mi)
22
Villaverdemun18,507
(4.09%)
17,7200.83%81.50 km2
(31.47 sq mi)
227 per km2
(588 per sq mi)
9
Nueva Vizcaya Total452,287421,3551.36%3,975.67 km2
(1,535.01 sq mi)
114 per km2
(295 per sq mi)
275
Historical population

The population of Nueva Vizcaya grew from 113,824 in 1960 to 452,287 in 2015, an increase of 338,463 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.36%, or an increase of 30,932 people, from the previous population of 421,355 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1903 Mar 262,541
1918 Dec 3135,838-3.46%
1939 Jan 174,5823.73%
1948 Oct 180,1980.75%
1960 Feb 15113,8243.13%
1970 May 6172,1984.13%
1975 May 1213,1514.37%
1980 May 1241,6902.54%
1990 May 1301,1792.23%
1995 Sep 1334,9652.01%
2000 May 1366,9621.98%
2007 Aug 1397,8371.12%
2010 May 1421,3552.11%
2015 Aug 1452,2871.36%

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
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