Tibiao
Province of Antique

Summary data
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 per km2
(390 per sq. mi)
Coordinates11° 17' North, 122° 2' East
(11.2886 ° N, 122.0342 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
6.0 meters
(19.6 feet)
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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. The 2015 Census records its population as 26,748 representing 4.60% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.35% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 151 inhabitants per square kilometer or 390 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Tibiao has 21 barangays as shown in the following table.

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. Growth rate over this period fluctuated between the range of [-0.53%, 2.25%]. 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.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1511,879
1970 May 614,2801.82%
1975 May 115,9352.22%
1980 May 117,2001.54%
1990 May 120,1921.62%
1995 Sep 119,628-0.53%
2000 May 121,7722.25%
2007 Aug 123,2280.90%
2010 May 124,5131.98%
2015 Aug 126,7481.68%
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The town center of Tibiao is situated at approximately 11° 17' North, 122° 2' East, which has an elevation 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.

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

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

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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