Calabanga, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count48
Postal code4405
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSan Miguel Bay [Philippine Sea]
Area (2007)163.80 km2 (63.24 sq mi)
Population (2015)83,033
Density (2015)507 / km2 (1,313 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 42' North, 123° 13' East (13.7083, 123.2167)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.3 meters (20.7 feet)

Calabanga is a coastal municipality in the province of Camarines Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 163.80 square kilometers or 63.24 square miles which constitutes 2.98% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 83,033. This represented 4.25% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 1.43% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 507 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,313 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calabanga has 48 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)
Balatasan0.86%7116479.89%1.81%
Balombon1.34%1,1141,1110.27%0.05%
Balongay1.52%1,2611,299-2.93%-0.56%
Belen1.77%1,4701,4292.87%0.54%
Bigaas2.36%1,9571,69415.53%2.79%
Binaliw1.88%1,5591,32817.39%3.10%
Binanuaanan Grande2.22%1,8471,7296.82%1.26%
Binanuaanan Pequeño0.75%6225866.14%1.14%
Bonot‑Santa Rosa4.81%3,9982,96834.70%5.84%
Burabod1.75%1,4541,3725.98%1.11%
Cabanbanan1.27%1,0589758.51%1.57%
Cagsao1.97%1,6331,5058.50%1.57%
Camuning2.79%2,3182,09110.86%1.98%
Comaguingking1.82%1,5101,4752.37%0.45%
Del Carmen0.90%751864-13.08%-2.63%
Dominorog1.21%1,0019159.40%1.73%
Fabrica1.82%1,5151,32114.69%2.64%
Harobay2.18%1,8141,7444.01%0.75%
La Purisima0.77%640722-11.36%-2.27%
Lugsad1.50%1,2421,1666.52%1.21%
Manguiring4.38%3,6403,912-6.95%-1.36%
Pagatpat2.26%1,8741,8600.75%0.14%
Paolbo4.68%3,8823,6057.68%1.42%
Pinada0.74%61851320.47%3.61%
Punta Tarawal0.36%29526511.32%2.06%
Quinale1.23%1,02289713.94%2.52%
Sabang6.30%5,2284,8048.83%1.62%
Salvacion‑Baybay3.18%2,6442,5692.92%0.55%
San Antonio0.88%7307290.14%0.03%
San Antonio Poblacion1.02%850993-14.40%-2.92%
San Bernardino0.49%41134120.53%3.62%
San Francisco1.22%1,0119763.59%0.67%
San Isidro1.35%1,1231,148-2.18%-0.42%
San Lucas3.11%2,5812,32610.96%2.00%
San Miguel1.78%1,4821,4522.07%0.39%
San Pablo0.85%705803-12.20%-2.45%
San Roque7.16%5,9475,5137.87%1.45%
San Vicente0.63%520589-11.71%-2.34%
Santa Cruz Poblacion2.62%2,1722,0058.33%1.53%
Santa Cruz Ratay6.46%5,3675,0695.88%1.09%
Santa Isabel1.12%9299092.20%0.42%
Santa Salud1.74%1,4461,3616.25%1.16%
Santo Domingo4.00%3,3183,1036.93%1.28%
Santo Niño0.80%665728-8.65%-1.71%
Siba‑o1.29%1,0759819.58%1.76%
Sibobo1.76%1,4601,3478.39%1.55%
Sogod1.39%1,1531,0965.20%0.97%
Tomagodtod1.70%1,4101,2849.81%1.80%
Calabanga Total83,03378,1196.29%1.17%

Historical population

The population of Calabanga grew from 28,467 in 1960 to 83,033 in 2015, an increase of 54,566 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.17%, or an increase of 4,914 people, from the previous population of 78,119 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
28,467
34,7181.96%
40,2743.02%
43,0301.33%
54,2612.35%
59,1641.63%
67,4082.84%
73,3331.17%
78,1192.33%
83,0331.17%

Location

The municipal center of Calabanga is situated at approximately 13° 42' North, 123° 13' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.3 meters or 20.7 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 Calabanga are Naga, Iriga, Ligao, Tabaco, Legazpi, and Sorsogon City. The nearest municipalities are Bombon, Magarao, Canaman, Camaligan, Cabusao, and Milaor. Its distance from the national capital is 260.47 kilometers (161.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 260.47 kilometers (161.85 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N68°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 83,033, ranked 245 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 63.24 square kilometers, ranked 690 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 507 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 373 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.17%, ranked 927 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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