Pili, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count26
Postal code4418
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)126.25 km2 (48.75 sq mi)
Population (2015)89,545
Density (2015)709 / km2 (1,837 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 33' North, 123° 16' East (13.5543, 123.2747)
Estimated elevation above sea level32.7 meters (107.3 feet)

Pili is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Camarines Sur. It serves as the provincial capital.

The municipality has a land area of 126.25 square kilometers or 48.75 square miles which constitutes 2.30% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 89,545. This represented 4.59% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 1.54% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 709 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,837 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pili has 26 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)
Anayan3.38%3,0292,71511.57%2.11%
Bagong Sirang2.91%2,6022,5342.68%0.51%
Binanwaanan4.76%4,2583,51421.17%3.72%
Binobong2.65%2,3742,3072.90%0.55%
Cadlan5.51%4,9304,10220.19%3.56%
Caroyroyan6.54%5,8555,28210.85%1.98%
Curry2.46%2,2012,1870.64%0.12%
Del Rosario3.21%2,8722,920-1.64%-0.32%
Himaao5.03%4,5024,2396.20%1.15%
La Purisima3.28%2,9402,7616.48%1.20%
New San Roque4.03%3,6053,19912.69%2.30%
Old San Roque1.50%1,3421,360-1.32%-0.25%
Palestina6.81%6,0965,7855.38%1.00%
Pawili2.50%2,2362,0588.65%1.59%
Sagrada3.25%2,9122,7934.26%0.80%
Sagurong2.93%2,6252,6050.77%0.15%
San Agustin5.39%4,8274,4249.11%1.67%
San Antonio1.57%1,4021,2938.43%1.55%
San Isidro2.76%2,4702,14914.94%2.69%
San Jose14.07%12,59911,43110.22%1.87%
San Juan2.13%1,9091,8821.43%0.27%
San Vicente2.74%2,4582,22210.62%1.94%
Santiago2.82%2,5232,543-0.79%-0.15%
Santo Niño1.17%1,0441,212-13.86%-2.80%
Tagbong3.57%3,1962,74916.26%2.91%
Tinangis3.06%2,7382,04134.15%5.75%
Pili Total89,54582,3078.79%1.62%

Historical population

The population of Pili grew from 22,934 in 1960 to 89,545 in 2015, an increase of 66,611 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.62%, or an increase of 7,238 people, from the previous population of 82,307 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
22,934
29,5212.50%
36,6764.45%
43,1813.32%
52,4811.97%
61,5203.02%
67,3931.97%
76,4961.76%
82,3072.70%
89,5451.62%

Location

The municipal center of Pili is situated at approximately 13° 33' North, 123° 16' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.7 meters or 107.3 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 Pili are Naga, Iriga, Ligao, Tabaco, Legazpi, and Sorsogon City. The nearest municipalities are Bula, Minalabac, Ocampo, Milaor, Baao, and Camaligan. Its distance from the national capital is 273.07 kilometers (169.68 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 273.07 kilometers (169.68 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N65°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 89,545, ranked 219 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 48.75 square kilometers, ranked 870 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 709 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 260 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.62%, ranked 577 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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