Panabo, Province of Davao del Norte

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Norte
Barangay count40
Postal code8105
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesDavao Gulf [Philippine Sea]
Area (2007)251.23 km2 (97.00 sq mi)
Population (2015)184,599
Density (2015)735 / km2 (1,903 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 18' North, 125° 41' East (7.3004, 125.6826)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.5 meters (21.3 feet)

Panabo is a coastal component city in the province of Davao del Norte.

The city has a land area of 251.23 square kilometers or 97.00 square miles which constitutes 7.33% of Davao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 184,599. This represented 18.16% of the total population of Davao del Norte province, or 3.77% of the overall population of the Davao Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 735 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,903 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Panabo has 40 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)
A. O. Floirendo2.63%4,8485,913-18.01%-3.71%
Buenavista0.43%80059235.14%5.90%
Cacao0.65%1,1961,07111.67%2.12%
Cagangohan7.46%13,77615,406-10.58%-2.11%
Consolacion0.95%1,7472,435-28.25%-6.13%
Dapco2.20%4,0684,0460.54%0.10%
Datu Abdul Dadia3.14%5,7935,26410.05%1.84%
Gredu8.96%16,54311,11348.86%7.87%
J. P. Laurel3.55%6,5615,81612.81%2.32%
Kasilak1.51%2,7872,5389.81%1.80%
Katipunan0.99%1,8361,56917.02%3.04%
Katualan0.40%7446976.74%1.25%
Kauswagan0.77%1,4191,3763.13%0.59%
Kiotoy0.81%1,5011,4195.78%1.08%
Little Panay1.32%2,4342,01520.79%3.66%
Lower Panaga0.82%1,5221,08640.15%6.64%
Mabunao1.04%1,9121,59220.10%3.55%
Maduao1.69%3,1142,71014.91%2.68%
Malativas1.30%2,4012,3641.57%0.30%
Manay2.93%5,4064,58018.03%3.21%
Nanyo2.08%3,8473,5996.89%1.28%
New Malaga0.99%1,8351,7246.44%1.20%
New Malitbog1.77%3,2763,0407.76%1.43%
New Pandan3.59%6,6367,882-15.81%-3.22%
New Visayas8.97%16,56615,9793.67%0.69%
Quezon2.52%4,6494,18611.06%2.02%
Salvacion5.16%9,5218,53711.53%2.10%
San Francisco6.95%12,83214,156-9.35%-1.85%
San Nicolas1.12%2,0711,85211.83%2.15%
San Pedro2.27%4,1933,8269.59%1.76%
San Roque0.26%480540-11.11%-2.22%
San Vicente7.83%14,44913,04910.73%1.96%
Santa Cruz0.66%1,2211,00521.49%3.78%
Santo Niño2.35%4,3325,968-27.41%-5.92%
Sindaton1.84%3,3961,95573.71%11.09%
Southern Davao4.89%9,0218,08711.55%2.10%
Tagpore0.89%1,6431,5009.53%1.75%
Tibungol0.90%1,6641,5904.65%0.87%
Upper Licanan0.86%1,5881,5164.75%0.89%
Waterfall0.53%97177125.94%4.49%
Panabo Total184,599174,3645.87%1.09%

Historical population

The population of Panabo grew from 42,509 in 1960 to 184,599 in 2015, an increase of 142,090 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.09%, or an increase of 10,235 people, from the previous population of 174,364 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
42,509
42,9200.09%
53,0154.33%
71,0986.04%
110,3904.50%
130,5853.20%
133,9500.55%
154,3291.97%
174,3644.54%
184,5991.09%

Location

The city center of Panabo is situated at approximately 7° 18' North, 125° 41' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.5 meters or 21.3 feet above mean sea level.

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Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Panabo are Tagum, Samal, Davao City, Mati, Digos, and Kidapawan. The nearest municipalities are Carmen, Braulio E. Dujali, Mabini, Maco, Santo Tomas, and Asuncion. Its distance from the national capital is 956.10 kilometers (594.10 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 956.10 kilometers (594.10 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 184,599, ranked 72 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 97.00 square kilometers, ranked 419 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 735 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 251 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.09%, ranked 1,005 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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