Jose Panganiban, Province of Camarines Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Norte
Barangay count27
Postal code4606
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Area (2007)214.44 km2 (82.80 sq mi)
Population (2015)59,639
Density (2015)278 / km2 (720 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 17' North, 122° 42' East (14.2898, 122.6917)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.2 meters (23.7 feet)

Jose Panganiban is a coastal municipality in the province of Camarines Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 214.44 square kilometers or 82.80 square miles which constitutes 9.24% of Camarines Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 59,639. This represented 10.22% of the total population of Camarines Norte province, or 1.03% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 278 inhabitants per square kilometer or 720 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Jose Panganiban has 27 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)
Bagong Bayan5.57%3,3243,0459.16%1.68%
Calero3.45%2,0601,75217.58%3.13%
Dahican2.66%1,5871,4499.52%1.75%
Dayhagan0.88%52346512.47%2.26%
Larap10.32%6,1555,07521.28%3.74%
Luklukan Norte3.62%2,1602,1580.09%0.02%
Luklukan Sur7.02%4,1854,1790.14%0.03%
Motherlode4.85%2,8942,7684.55%0.85%
Nakalaya2.83%1,6891,50112.52%2.27%
North Poblacion3.30%1,9711,8784.95%0.92%
Osmeña4.10%2,4462,3155.66%1.05%
Pag‑asa1.33%79670512.91%2.34%
Parang10.84%6,4636,1604.92%0.92%
Plaridel4.42%2,6352,737-3.73%-0.72%
Salvacion1.33%79369314.43%2.60%
San Isidro1.88%1,1211,157-3.11%-0.60%
San Jose1.51%90376817.58%3.13%
San Martin0.86%5155003.00%0.56%
San Pedro1.69%1,0071,054-4.46%-0.86%
San Rafael3.10%1,8501,55119.28%3.41%
Santa Cruz3.25%1,9391,72512.41%2.25%
Santa Elena2.72%1,6211,42413.83%2.50%
Santa Milagrosa2.26%1,3471,3241.74%0.33%
Santa Rosa Norte6.47%3,8613,7024.29%0.80%
Santa Rosa Sur4.90%2,9252,42020.87%3.67%
South Poblacion2.91%1,7351,753-1.03%-0.20%
Tamisan1.90%1,1341,299-12.70%-2.55%
Jose Panganiban Total59,63955,5577.35%1.36%

Historical population

The population of Jose Panganiban grew from 27,144 in 1960 to 59,639 in 2015, an increase of 32,495 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.36%, or an increase of 4,082 people, from the previous population of 55,557 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
27,144
34,1642.28%
32,746-0.85%
30,260-1.57%
44,4083.91%
45,3960.41%
46,0640.31%
49,0280.86%
55,5574.66%
59,6391.36%

Location

The municipal center of Jose Panganiban is situated at approximately 14° 17' North, 122° 42' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.2 meters or 23.7 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 Jose Panganiban are Naga, Iriga, Tayabas, Lucena, Ligao, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are Paracale, Labo, Capalonga, Vinzons, San Vicente, and Talisay. Its distance from the national capital is 187.55 kilometers (116.54 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Naga, Camarines Sur, 90.93 kilometers (56.50 miles) to the Southeast (S36°E)
  • Iriga, Camarines Sur, 123.66 kilometers (76.84 miles) to the Southeast (S39°E)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 122.27 kilometers (75.98 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S76°W)
  • Lucena, 122.98 kilometers (76.41 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S71°W)
  • Ligao, Albay, 147.73 kilometers (91.79 miles) to the Southeast (S38°E)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 149.47 kilometers (92.88 miles) to the West (S81°W)

Distance from Manila: 187.55 kilometers (116.54 miles) to the West (N80°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 59,639, ranked 413 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 82.80 square kilometers, ranked 513 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 278 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 740 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.36%, ranked 765 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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