Bukidnon

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Bukidnon
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
CapitalMalaybalay
Total local government units
Cities2
Municipalities20
Barangays464
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)10,498.59 km2
(4,053.53 sq. mi)
Population (2015)1,415,226
Density (2015)135 per km2
(349 per sq. mi)
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Bukidnon is a province in the Philippines situated in the Northern Mindanao region occupying the northern-central section of Mindanao. Its capital is the City of Malaybalay.

The province has a land area of 10,498.59 square kilometers or 4,053.53 square miles. The 2015 Census records its population as 1,415,226 representing 30.18% of the total population of the Northern Mindanao region, 5.86% of the overall population of the Mindanao island group, or 1.40% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 135 inhabitants per square kilometer or 349 inhabitants per square mile.

Map

Bukidnon is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Misamis Oriental, Agusan del Sur, Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, Cotabato, Lanao del Sur, and Lanao del Norte.

Local government units

Bukidnon has 20 municipalities and 2 cities. The total number of barangays in the province is 464.

NameType
Population and
Population
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2010)
Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Area
(2007)
Density
(2015)
Brgy
count
Baungonmun34,336
(2.43%)
32,8680.84%328.34 km2
(126.77 sq mi)
105 per km2
(271 per sq mi)
16
Cabanglasanmun33,997
(2.40%)
32,4270.90%243.30 km2
(93.94 sq mi)
140 per km2
(362 per sq mi)
15
Damulogmun30,302
(2.14%)
25,5383.31%244.19 km2
(94.28 sq mi)
124 per km2
(321 per sq mi)
17
Dangcaganmun23,723
(1.68%)
22,4481.06%422.69 km2
(163.20 sq mi)
56 per km2
(145 per sq mi)
14
Don Carlosmun66,959
(4.73%)
64,3340.76%213.72 km2
(82.52 sq mi)
313 per km2
(811 per sq mi)
29
Impasugongmun47,859
(3.38%)
43,5871.80%1,051.17 km2
(405.86 sq mi)
46 per km2
(118 per sq mi)
13
Kadingilanmun33,778
(2.39%)
31,7561.18%171.94 km2
(66.39 sq mi)
196 per km2
(509 per sq mi)
17
Kalilanganmun41,601
(2.94%)
39,8470.82%251.43 km2
(97.08 sq mi)
165 per km2
(429 per sq mi)
14
Kibawemun39,612
(2.80%)
35,7671.96%304.13 km2
(117.43 sq mi)
130 per km2
(337 per sq mi)
23
Kitaotaomun50,260
(3.55%)
49,4880.30%788.78 km2
(304.55 sq mi)
64 per km2
(165 per sq mi)
35
Lantapanmun61,776
(4.37%)
55,9341.91%328.35 km2
(126.78 sq mi)
188 per km2
(487 per sq mi)
14
Libonamun43,969
(3.11%)
39,3932.11%374.37 km2
(144.55 sq mi)
117 per km2
(304 per sq mi)
14
Malaybalaycity (CC), capital174,625
(12.34%)
153,0852.54%969.19 km2
(374.21 sq mi)
180 per km2
(467 per sq mi)
46
Malitbogmun24,453
(1.73%)
22,8801.27%581.85 km2
(224.65 sq mi)
42 per km2
(109 per sq mi)
11
Manolo Fortichmun100,210
(7.08%)
91,0261.85%413.60 km2
(159.69 sq mi)
242 per km2
(628 per sq mi)
22
Maramagmun102,089
(7.21%)
90,9012.23%447.26 km2
(172.69 sq mi)
228 per km2
(591 per sq mi)
20
Pangantucanmun53,126
(3.75%)
48,7751.64%461.72 km2
(178.27 sq mi)
115 per km2
(298 per sq mi)
19
Quezonmun104,116
(7.36%)
94,5841.84%626.86 km2
(242.03 sq mi)
166 per km2
(430 per sq mi)
31
San Fernandomun56,138
(3.97%)
50,2072.15%705.06 km2
(272.23 sq mi)
80 per km2
(206 per sq mi)
24
Sumilaomun27,660
(1.95%)
25,6681.43%196.95 km2
(76.04 sq mi)
140 per km2
(364 per sq mi)
10
Talakagmun71,644
(5.06%)
67,1231.25%786.40 km2
(303.63 sq mi)
91 per km2
(236 per sq mi)
29
Valenciacity (CC)192,993
(13.64%)
181,5561.17%587.29 km2
(226.75 sq mi)
329 per km2
(851 per sq mi)
31
Bukidnon Total1,415,2261,299,1921.64%10,498.59 km2
(4,053.53 sq mi)
135 per km2
(349 per sq mi)
464
Historical population

The population of Bukidnon grew from 180,470 in 1960 to 1,415,226 in 2015, an increase of 1,234,756 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.64%, or an increase of 116,034 people, from the previous population of 1,299,192 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1903 Mar 221,163
1918 Dec 3146,5195.10%
1939 Jan 157,5611.07%
1948 Oct 163,4701.01%
1960 Feb 15180,4709.62%
1970 May 6375,0547.42%
1975 May 1468,2774.56%
1980 May 1532,9562.62%
1990 May 1701,4302.79%
1995 Sep 1782,4922.07%
2000 May 1880,1862.55%
2007 Aug 1994,7221.70%
2010 May 11,299,19210.21%
2015 Aug 11,415,2261.64%

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
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