Bagamanoc, Catanduanes Profile – PhilAtlas

Bagamanoc, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
Barangay count18
Postal code4807
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Area (2007)80.74 km2 (31.17 sq mi)
Population (2015)11,551
Density (2015)143 / km2 (371 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 56' North, 124° 17' East (13.9402, 124.2865)
Estimated elevation above sea level3.9 meters (12.8 feet)

Bagamanoc is a coastal municipality in the island province of Catanduanes.

The municipality has a land area of 80.74 square kilometers or 31.17 square miles which constitutes 5.41% of Catanduanes's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 11,551. This represented 4.43% of the total population of Catanduanes province, or 0.20% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 143 inhabitants per square kilometer or 371 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bagamanoc has 18 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)
Antipolo7.16%827839-1.43%-0.27%
Bacak4.34%5014765.25%0.98%
Bagatabao6.68%7727384.61%0.86%
Bugao6.38%737761-3.15%-0.61%
Cahan1.95%225241-6.64%-1.30%
Hinipaan5.49%6346172.76%0.52%
Magsaysay5.66%654715-8.53%-1.68%
Poblacion8.39%9699314.08%0.76%
Quezon2.95%341344-0.87%-0.17%
Quigaray2.45%2832781.80%0.34%
Sagrada7.56%873955-8.59%-1.69%
Salvacion5.42%62652219.92%3.52%
San Isidro7.30%8438341.08%0.20%
San Rafael5.09%5885477.50%1.39%
San Vicente8.32%961969-0.83%-0.16%
Santa Mesa2.49%2882783.60%0.68%
Santa Teresa6.08%7026557.18%1.33%
Suchan6.29%7276708.51%1.57%
Bagamanoc Total11,55111,3701.59%0.30%

Historical population

The population of Bagamanoc grew from 8,706 in 1960 to 11,551 in 2015, an increase of 2,845 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.30%, or an increase of 181 people, from the previous population of 11,370 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,706
8,8120.12%
9,4561.43%
9,4690.03%
10,1790.73%
10,4070.42%
9,684-1.53%
10,1830.70%
11,3704.10%
11,5510.30%

Location

The municipal center of Bagamanoc is situated at approximately 13° 56' North, 124° 17' East, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.9 meters or 12.8 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 Bagamanoc are Tabaco, Legazpi, Sorsogon City, Iriga, Ligao, and Naga. The nearest municipalities are Panganiban, Viga, Caramoran, Pandan, Gigmoto, and Baras. Its distance from the national capital is 363.99 kilometers (226.17 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 363.99 kilometers (226.17 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N78°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 11,551, ranked 1,497 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 31.17 square kilometers, ranked 1,170 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 143 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,182 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.30%, ranked 1,477 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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