Ocampo, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count25
Postal code4419
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)118.33 km2 (45.69 sq mi)
Population (2015)45,934
Density (2015)388 / km2 (1,005 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 34' North, 123° 22' East (13.5635, 123.3724)
Estimated elevation above sea level55.4 meters (181.6 feet)

Ocampo is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Camarines Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 118.33 square kilometers or 45.69 square miles which constitutes 2.15% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 45,934. This represented 2.35% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 0.79% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 388 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,005 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Ocampo has 25 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)
Ayugan6.40%2,9393,007-2.26%-0.43%
Cabariwan3.05%1,4031,16920.02%3.54%
Cagmanaba3.76%1,7291,7111.05%0.20%
Del Rosario3.88%1,7811,57712.94%2.34%
Gatbo5.79%2,6592,37811.82%2.15%
Guinaban3.15%1,4451,3526.88%1.27%
Hanawan5.24%2,4072,2297.99%1.47%
Hibago6.02%2,7642,5896.76%1.25%
La Purisima Nuevo4.07%1,8711,8401.68%0.32%
May‑Ogob3.74%1,7161,54511.07%2.02%
New Moriones3.72%1,7071,6712.15%0.41%
Old Moriones4.34%1,9921,9591.68%0.32%
Pinit8.53%3,9203,6646.99%1.29%
Poblacion Central2.46%1,1311,0973.10%0.58%
Poblacion East2.12%9729215.54%1.03%
Poblacion West2.37%1,0881,120-2.86%-0.55%
Salvacion5.36%2,4622,2618.89%1.63%
San Antonio4.80%2,2032,00210.04%1.84%
San Francisco5.39%2,4782,11916.94%3.02%
San Jose Oras2.90%1,3301,2526.23%1.16%
San Roque Commonal2.45%1,1241,1111.17%0.22%
San Vicente4.77%2,1932,0745.74%1.07%
Santa Cruz1.91%8791,280-31.33%-6.91%
Santo Niño1.33%613645-4.96%-0.96%
Villaflorida2.46%1,12895018.74%3.32%
Ocampo Total45,93443,5235.54%1.03%

Historical population

The population of Ocampo grew from 14,572 in 1960 to 45,934 in 2015, an increase of 31,362 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.03%, or an increase of 2,411 people, from the previous population of 43,523 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,572
18,7572.50%
19,2830.56%
24,7945.15%
30,8762.22%
34,8982.32%
36,3160.86%
39,7591.26%
43,5233.35%
45,9341.03%

Location

The municipal center of Ocampo is situated at approximately 13° 34' North, 123° 22' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 55.4 meters or 181.6 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 Ocampo are Iriga, Naga, Ligao, Tabaco, Legazpi, and Sorsogon City. The nearest municipalities are Pili, Baao, Bula, Tigaon, Sagñay, and Nabua. Its distance from the national capital is 282.27 kilometers (175.39 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 282.27 kilometers (175.39 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N66°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 45,934, ranked 587 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 45.69 square kilometers, ranked 913 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 388 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 515 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.03%, ranked 1,057 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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