Tibiao, Province of Antique

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAntique
Barangay count21
Postal code5707
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSulu Sea
Area (2007)177.42 km2 (68.50 sq mi)
Population (2015)26,748
Density (2015)151 / km2 (390 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 17' North, 122° 2' East (11.2886, 122.0342)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.0 meters (19.6 feet)

Tibiao is a coastal municipality in the province of Antique.

The municipality has a land area of 177.42 square kilometers or 68.50 square miles which constitutes 6.50% of Antique's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 26,748. This represented 4.60% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.35% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 151 inhabitants per square kilometer or 390 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tibiao has 21 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)
Alegre1.05%2802684.48%0.84%
Amar3.83%1,02585719.60%3.47%
Bandoja2.31%618627-1.44%-0.27%
Castillo0.68%18215219.74%3.49%
Esparagoza1.55%414507-18.34%-3.78%
Importante4.94%1,3221,08621.73%3.82%
La Paz4.92%1,3161,2584.61%0.86%
Malabor13.47%3,6022,73931.51%5.35%
Martinez7.09%1,8961,8910.26%0.05%
Natividad3.44%92171828.27%4.85%
Pitac4.59%1,2281,264-2.85%-0.55%
Poblacion14.39%3,8503,6246.24%1.16%
Salazar2.19%5855673.17%0.60%
San Francisco Norte6.32%1,6901,51911.26%2.05%
San Francisco Sur6.64%1,7761,53715.55%2.79%
San Isidro4.21%1,1261,0754.74%0.89%
Santa Ana2.24%5985930.84%0.16%
Santa Justa5.10%1,3651,3511.04%0.20%
Santo Rosario3.97%1,0611,0421.82%0.34%
Tigbaboy1.42%37933612.80%2.32%
Tuno5.66%1,5141,5020.80%0.15%
Tibiao Total26,74824,5139.12%1.68%

Historical population

The population of Tibiao grew from 11,879 in 1960 to 26,748 in 2015, an increase of 14,869 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.68%, or an increase of 2,235 people, from the previous population of 24,513 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,879
14,2801.82%
15,9352.22%
17,2001.54%
20,1921.62%
19,628-0.53%
21,7722.25%
23,2280.90%
24,5131.98%
26,7481.68%

Location

The municipal center of Tibiao is situated at approximately 11° 17' North, 122° 2' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.0 meters or 19.6 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 Tibiao are Passi, Roxas City, Iloilo City, Silay, Talisay, and Bago. The nearest municipalities are Barbaza, Culasi, Laua-an, Bugasong, Valderrama, and Sebaste. Its distance from the national capital is 382.79 kilometers (237.86 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 382.79 kilometers (237.86 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N17°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 26,748, ranked 1,034 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 68.50 square kilometers, ranked 631 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 151 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,153 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.68%, ranked 548 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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