San Luis, Province of Aurora

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceAurora
Barangay count18
Postal code3201
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Area (2007)623.86 km2 (240.87 sq mi)
Population (2015)27,352
Density (2015)44 / km2 (114 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 43' North, 121° 31' East (15.7191, 121.5178)
Estimated elevation above sea level25.5 meters (83.7 feet)

San Luis is a coastal municipality in the province of Aurora.

The municipality has a land area of 623.86 square kilometers or 240.87 square miles which constitutes 19.82% of Aurora's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 27,352. This represented 12.76% of the total population of Aurora province, or 0.24% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 44 inhabitants per square kilometer or 114 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Luis has 18 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)
Bacong6.48%1,7731,7232.90%0.55%
Barangay I1.35%368406-9.36%-1.85%
Barangay II2.76%756763-0.92%-0.18%
Barangay III2.67%73064014.06%2.54%
Barangay IV4.76%1,3011,2186.81%1.26%
Dibalo0.50%137156-12.18%-2.44%
Dibayabay4.30%1,1771,1522.17%0.41%
Dibut3.32%9098566.19%1.15%
Dikapinisan7.89%2,1592,0356.09%1.13%
Dimanayat4.54%1,2431,1498.18%1.51%
Diteki5.75%1,5731,4329.85%1.80%
Ditumabo12.74%3,4853,3185.03%0.94%
L. Pimentel3.93%1,07491417.51%3.12%
Nonong Senior15.64%4,2783,8929.92%1.82%
Real4.49%1,2281,10011.64%2.12%
San Isidro7.94%2,1711,90613.90%2.51%
San Jose1.98%54148810.86%1.98%
Zarah8.95%2,4492,12815.08%2.71%
San Luis Total27,35225,2768.21%1.51%

Historical population

The population of San Luis grew from 4,397 in 1960 to 27,352 in 2015, an increase of 22,955 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.51%, or an increase of 2,076 people, from the previous population of 25,276 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,397
8,0906.15%
11,5157.34%
11,8280.54%
16,7403.53%
20,9474.29%
21,2560.31%
23,7661.55%
25,2762.27%
27,3521.51%

Location

The municipal center of San Luis is situated at approximately 15° 43' North, 121° 31' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.5 meters or 83.7 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 San Luis are Palayan, San Jose, Cabanatuan, Muñoz, Gapan, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are Baler, Maria Aurora, Dipaculao, Alfonso Castañeda, Gabaldon, and Dingalan. Its distance from the national capital is 137.60 kilometers (85.50 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 137.60 kilometers (85.50 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S25°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 27,352, ranked 1,012 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 240.87 square kilometers, ranked 85 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 44 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,536 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.51%, ranked 650 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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