Manolo Fortich, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count22
Postal code8703
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)413.60 km2 (159.69 sq mi)
Population (2015)100,210
Density (2015)242 / km2 (628 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 22' North, 124° 52' East (8.3659, 124.8637)
Estimated elevation above sea level531.6 meters (1,743.6 feet)

Manolo Fortich, formerly known as Maluko, is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 413.60 square kilometers or 159.69 square miles which constitutes 3.94% of Bukidnon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 100,210. This represented 7.08% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 2.14% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 242 inhabitants per square kilometer or 628 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Manolo Fortich has 22 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)
Agusan Canyon9.96%9,9859,8501.37%0.26%
Alae9.12%9,1358,5526.82%1.26%
Dahilayan1.74%1,7431,52714.15%2.55%
Dalirig4.83%4,8443,54136.80%6.15%
Damilag11.69%11,71311,3852.88%0.54%
Diclum4.02%4,0333,7318.09%1.49%
Guilang‑guilang1.24%1,2471,1528.25%1.52%
Kalugmanan3.68%3,6842,98623.38%4.08%
Lindaban2.32%2,3252,01715.27%2.74%
Lingion6.32%6,3365,49615.28%2.75%
Lunocan7.33%7,3466,34115.85%2.84%
Maluko4.12%4,1253,8716.56%1.22%
Mambatangan4.34%4,3493,24833.90%5.72%
Mampayag1.33%1,3341,3121.68%0.32%
Mantibugao3.18%3,1852,67818.93%3.36%
Minsuro0.98%98187012.76%2.31%
San Miguel4.86%4,8674,5247.58%1.40%
Sankanan3.73%3,7373,28713.69%2.47%
Santiago1.55%1,5542,066-24.78%-5.28%
Santo Niño3.70%3,7043,4457.52%1.39%
Tankulan8.69%8,7117,90710.17%1.86%
Ticala1.27%1,2721,2402.58%0.49%
Manolo Fortich Total100,21091,02610.09%1.85%

Historical population

The population of Manolo Fortich grew from 16,833 in 1960 to 100,210 in 2015, an increase of 83,377 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.85%, or an increase of 9,184 people, from the previous population of 91,026 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,833
27,1594.79%
31,8403.24%
42,4935.94%
61,3293.74%
67,4001.78%
74,2522.10%
82,0511.39%
91,0263.85%
100,2101.85%

Location

The municipal center of Manolo Fortich is situated at approximately 8° 22' North, 124° 52' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 531.6 meters or 1,743.6 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 Manolo Fortich are Cagayan de Oro, Malaybalay, El Salvador, Valencia, Gingoog, and Iligan. The nearest municipalities are Sumilao, Libona, Impasugong, Malitbog, Baungon, and Tagoloan. Its distance from the national capital is 808.39 kilometers (502.31 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 808.39 kilometers (502.31 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 100,210, ranked 187 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 159.69 square kilometers, ranked 201 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 242 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 844 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.85%, ranked 443 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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