Calumpit, Province of Bulacan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBulacan
Barangay count29
Postal code3003
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)56.25 km2 (21.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)108,757
Density (2015)1,933 / km2 (5,007 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 55' North, 120° 46' East (14.9151, 120.7636)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.0 meters (26.2 feet)

Calumpit is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Bulacan.

The municipality has a land area of 56.25 square kilometers or 21.72 square miles which constitutes 2.01% of Bulacan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 108,757. This represented 3.30% of the total population of Bulacan province, or 0.97% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,933 inhabitants per square kilometer or 5,007 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calumpit has 29 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)
Balite2.96%3,2162,39934.06%5.74%
Balungao4.64%5,0444,8992.96%0.56%
Buguion3.03%3,2963,1434.87%0.91%
Bulusan2.36%2,5642,33010.04%1.84%
Calizon1.84%1,9991,9263.79%0.71%
Calumpang3.82%4,1593,57116.47%2.94%
Caniogan3.93%4,2783,9558.17%1.51%
Corazon2.26%2,4582,529-2.81%-0.54%
Frances5.31%5,7705,5354.25%0.79%
Gatbuca5.82%6,3325,9147.07%1.31%
Gugo1.63%1,7701,58111.95%2.17%
Iba Este2.53%2,7542,756-0.07%-0.01%
Iba O'Este11.36%12,35910,61016.48%2.95%
Longos3.17%3,4443,07012.18%2.21%
Meysulao3.78%4,1093,43019.80%3.50%
Meyto2.73%2,9712,7806.87%1.27%
Palimbang1.95%2,1172,146-1.35%-0.26%
Panducot2.30%2,5012,4034.08%0.76%
Pio Cruzcosa3.99%4,3364,1454.61%0.86%
Poblacion1.76%1,9092,044-6.60%-1.29%
Pungo7.67%8,3477,6748.77%1.61%
San Jose5.00%5,4375,0178.37%1.54%
San Marcos2.07%2,2552,1664.11%0.77%
San Miguel4.60%4,9984,7205.89%1.10%
Santa Lucia2.03%2,2062,391-7.74%-1.52%
Santo Niño1.80%1,9552,357-17.06%-3.50%
Sapang Bayan2.54%2,7622,45412.55%2.28%
Sergio Bayan1.81%1,9671,71314.83%2.67%
Sucol1.33%1,4441,4102.41%0.45%
Calumpit Total108,757101,0687.61%1.41%

Historical population

The population of Calumpit grew from 27,662 in 1960 to 108,757 in 2015, an increase of 81,095 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.41%, or an increase of 7,689 people, from the previous population of 101,068 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
27,662
36,1192.64%
41,0412.60%
45,4542.06%
59,0422.65%
70,8393.47%
81,1132.95%
98,0172.65%
101,0681.12%
108,7571.41%

Location

The municipal center of Calumpit is situated at approximately 14° 55' North, 120° 46' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.2 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 Calumpit are Malolos, San Fernando, Meycauayan, Valenzuela, Angeles, and San Jose del Monte. The nearest municipalities are Apalit, Macabebe, Masantol, San Simon, Pulilan, and Hagonoy. Its distance from the national capital is 42.80 kilometers (26.59 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 42.80 kilometers (26.59 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S33°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 108,757, ranked 162 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 21.72 square kilometers, ranked 1,345 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,933 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 85 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.41%, ranked 732 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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