Pangantucan, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count19
Postal code8717
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)461.72 km2 (178.27 sq mi)
Population (2015)53,126
Density (2015)115 / km2 (298 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 50' North, 124° 50' East (7.8322, 124.8282)
Estimated elevation above sea level723.4 meters (2,372.6 feet)

Pangantucan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 461.72 square kilometers or 178.27 square miles which constitutes 4.40% of Bukidnon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 53,126. This represented 3.75% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 1.13% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 115 inhabitants per square kilometer or 298 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pangantucan has 19 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)
Adtuyon7.81%4,1513,67013.11%2.37%
Bacusanon10.48%5,5694,18233.17%5.60%
Bangahan5.09%2,7022,6741.05%0.20%
Barandias5.03%2,6732,12625.73%4.46%
Concepcion1.54%81665824.01%4.18%
Gandingan3.44%1,8251,907-4.30%-0.83%
Kimanait7.04%3,7393,5575.12%0.95%
Kipadukan3.15%1,6761,784-6.05%-1.18%
Langcataon3.89%2,0652,122-2.69%-0.52%
Lantay4.27%2,2662,1316.34%1.18%
Madaya2.92%1,5521,29419.94%3.52%
Malipayon5.73%3,0423,203-5.03%-0.98%
Mendis2.64%1,4011,2789.62%1.76%
Nabaliwa4.19%2,2261,78025.06%4.35%
New Eden2.22%1,1771,1125.85%1.09%
Payad2.36%1,2551,2391.29%0.24%
Pigtauranan4.67%2,4802,4451.43%0.27%
Poblacion20.65%10,97010,3396.10%1.13%
Portulin2.90%1,5411,27420.96%3.69%
Pangantucan Total53,12648,7758.92%1.64%

Historical population

The population of Pangantucan grew from 12,356 in 1960 to 53,126 in 2015, an increase of 40,770 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.64%, or an increase of 4,351 people, from the previous population of 48,775 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,356
17,4583.44%
24,7347.24%
29,0653.28%
35,7772.10%
38,4181.34%
43,2022.55%
46,6891.08%
48,7751.60%
53,1261.64%

Location

The municipal center of Pangantucan is situated at approximately 7° 50' North, 124° 50' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 723.4 meters or 2,372.6 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 Pangantucan are Valencia, Malaybalay, Marawi, Cagayan de Oro, Iligan, and El Salvador. The nearest municipalities are Kalilangan, Amai Manabilang, Maramag, Wao, Don Carlos, and Kadingilan. Its distance from the national capital is 857.49 kilometers (532.82 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 857.49 kilometers (532.82 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 53,126, ranked 491 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 178.27 square kilometers, ranked 170 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 115 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,285 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.64%, ranked 566 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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