Damulog, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
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 / km2 (321 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 29' North, 124° 56' East (7.4813, 124.9388)
Estimated elevation above sea level256.4 meters (841.1 feet)

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. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 30,302. This represented 2.14% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 0.65% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 124 inhabitants per square kilometer or 321 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Damulog has 17 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)
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.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,594
12,5963.52%
13,5950.77%
15,0101.87%
20,3326.72%
21,1830.57%
25,5387.04%
30,3023.31%

Location

The municipal center of Damulog is situated at approximately 7° 29' North, 124° 56' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is 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.

great-circle distance

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)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 30,302, ranked 930 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 94.28 square kilometers, ranked 437 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 124 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,246 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 3.31%, ranked 88 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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