Lupi, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count38
Postal code4409
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesRagay Gulf [Sibuyan Sea]
Area (2007)199.12 km2 (76.88 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,167
Density (2015)162 / km2 (418 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 47' North, 122° 55' East (13.7894, 122.9090)
Estimated elevation above sea level26.0 meters (85.2 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 199.12 square kilometers or 76.88 square miles which constitutes 3.62% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,167. This represented 1.65% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 0.55% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 162 inhabitants per square kilometer or 418 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lupi has 38 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)
Alleomar0.67%216219-1.37%-0.26%
Bagangan Sr.1.87%6035715.60%1.04%
Bagong Sikat1.47%472547-13.71%-2.77%
Bangon3.60%1,1571,547-25.21%-5.38%
Barrera Jr.0.79%2532319.52%1.75%
Barrera Sr.2.01%6486430.78%0.15%
Bel‑Cruz3.29%1,0589817.85%1.45%
Belwang2.36%7587215.13%0.96%
Buenasuerte1.56%5034775.45%1.02%
Bulawan Jr.3.80%1,2211,1119.90%1.81%
Bulawan Sr.5.05%1,6241,37118.45%3.28%
Cabutagan2.26%7266865.83%1.08%
Casay5.74%1,8461,53820.03%3.54%
Colacling9.86%3,1732,9577.30%1.35%
Cristo Rey1.74%5605148.95%1.65%
Del Carmen3.08%9919514.21%0.79%
Haguimit0.89%2862773.25%0.61%
Haluban3.52%1,13391823.42%4.09%
Kaibigan0.31%101126-19.84%-4.12%
La Purisima2.24%719764-5.89%-1.15%
Lourdes1.88%604630-4.13%-0.80%
Mangcawayan2.10%67456818.66%3.31%
Napolidan2.78%89471325.39%4.40%
Poblacion6.96%2,2392,2131.17%0.22%
Polantuna2.10%67756320.25%3.57%
Sagrada1.73%55649612.10%2.20%
Salvacion0.68%218220-0.91%-0.17%
San Isidro1.01%326478-31.80%-7.03%
San Jose4.27%1,3731,2638.71%1.60%
San Pedro2.31%7447193.48%0.65%
San Rafael Norte0.93%2982806.43%1.19%
San Rafael Sur1.44%4624492.90%0.54%
San Ramon1.88%60648624.69%4.29%
San Vicente1.20%38530127.91%4.80%
Sooc6.78%2,1811,86117.20%3.07%
Tanawan1.50%483548-11.86%-2.38%
Tapi3.00%96475527.68%4.76%
Tible1.35%4354252.35%0.44%
Lupi Total32,16730,1186.80%1.26%

Historical population

The population of Lupi grew from 16,981 in 1960 to 32,167 in 2015, an increase of 15,186 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.26%, or an increase of 2,049 people, from the previous population of 30,118 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,981
18,4190.80%
19,6821.34%
21,2161.51%
24,8091.58%
25,3900.43%
26,1480.63%
27,6300.76%
30,1183.19%
32,1671.26%

Location

The municipal center of Lupi is situated at approximately 13° 47' North, 122° 55' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 26.0 meters or 85.2 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 Lupi are Naga, Iriga, Ligao, Tabaco, Legazpi, and Lucena. The nearest municipalities are Sipocot, Ragay, Libmanan, Cabusao, San Lorenzo Ruiz, and Pamplona. Its distance from the national capital is 226.32 kilometers (140.63 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Naga, Camarines Sur, 35.02 kilometers (21.76 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S58°E)
  • Iriga, Camarines Sur, 68.00 kilometers (42.25 miles) to the Southeast (S53°E)
  • Ligao, Albay, 91.14 kilometers (56.63 miles) to the Southeast (S48°E)
  • Tabaco, Albay, 100.78 kilometers (62.62 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S62°E)
  • Legazpi, Albay, 114.75 kilometers (71.30 miles) to the Southeast (S51°E)
  • Lucena, 141.08 kilometers (87.66 miles) to the West (N83°W)

Distance from Manila: 226.32 kilometers (140.63 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N67°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,167, ranked 876 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 76.88 square kilometers, ranked 551 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 162 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,116 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.26%, ranked 847 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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