Damulog
Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count17
Postal code8721
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)244.19 km2
(94.28 sq. mi)
Population (2015)30,302
Density (2015)124 per km2
(321 per sq. mi)
Coordinates7° 29' North, 124° 56' East
(7.4813 ° N, 124.9388 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
256.4 meters
(841.1 feet)
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Damulog is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 244.19 square kilometers or 94.28 square miles which constitutes 2.33% of Bukidnon's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 30,302 representing 2.14% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 0.65% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 124 inhabitants per square kilometer or 321 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Damulog has 17 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2015)
Population
(2010)
Change
(2010-2015)

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Aludas1.48%448471-4.88%-0.95%
Angga‑an7.00%2,1211,32060.68%9.45%
Kinapat2.01%60855010.55%1.93%
Kiraon1.99%6025862.73%0.51%
Kitingting2.42%7347261.10%0.21%
Lagandang4.04%1,2251,06015.57%2.79%
Macapari4.12%1,2471,255-0.64%-0.12%
Maican3.11%943989-4.65%-0.90%
Migcawayan5.04%1,5281,38910.01%1.83%
New Compostela4.17%1,2651,06618.67%3.31%
Old Damulog5.26%1,5931,5463.04%0.57%
Omonay21.53%6,5234,54943.39%7.10%
Poblacion14.46%4,3824,3490.76%0.14%
Pocopoco4.06%1,23088039.77%6.58%
Sampagar8.48%2,5712,01927.34%4.71%
San Isidro2.89%87674317.90%3.18%
Tangkulan7.94%2,4062,04017.94%3.19%
Damulog Total30,30225,53818.65%3.31%
Historical population

The population of Damulog grew from 10,594 in 1975 to 30,302 in 2015, an increase of 19,708 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.31%, or an increase of 4,764 people, from the previous population of 25,538 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 15
1970 May 6
1975 May 110,594
1980 May 112,5963.52%
1990 May 113,5950.77%
1995 Sep 115,0101.87%
2000 May 120,3326.72%
2007 Aug 121,1830.57%
2010 May 125,5387.04%
2015 Aug 130,3023.31%
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The town center of Damulog is situated at approximately 7° 29' North, 124° 56' East, which has an elevation estimated at 256.4 meters or 841.1 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 Damulog are Valencia, Kidapawan, Malaybalay, Cotabato City, Panabo, and Davao City. The nearest municipalities are Kibawe, Kadingilan, Dangcagan, Kitaotao, Don Carlos, and Arakan. Its distance from the national capital is 897.39 kilometers (557.61 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Valencia, Bukidnon, 49.50 kilometers (30.76 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N20°E)
  • Kidapawan, Cotabato, 54.96 kilometers (34.15 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S18°E)
  • Malaybalay, Bukidnon, 77.48 kilometers (48.14 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N16°E)
  • Cotabato City, 81.68 kilometers (50.75 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S69°W)
  • Panabo, Davao del Norte, 84.52 kilometers (52.52 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S76°E)
  • Davao City, 87.16 kilometers (54.16 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S58°E)

Distance from Manila: 897.39 kilometers (557.61 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)

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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