San Miguel, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count18
Postal code6323
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)123.29 km2 (47.60 sq mi)
Population (2015)24,135
Density (2015)196 / km2 (507 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 59' North, 124° 20' East (9.9863, 124.3385)
Estimated elevation above sea level37.3 meters (122.2 feet)

San Miguel is a landlocked municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 123.29 square kilometers or 47.60 square miles which constitutes 2.56% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 24,135. This represented 1.84% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.33% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 196 inhabitants per square kilometer or 507 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Miguel has 18 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)
Bayongan9.45%2,2812,2511.33%0.25%
Bugang5.33%1,2871,11115.84%2.84%
Cabangahan2.78%671785-14.52%-2.94%
Caluasan2.28%550679-19.00%-3.93%
Camanaga6.83%1,6481,705-3.34%-0.65%
Cambangay Norte6.77%1,6351,5664.41%0.82%
Capayas4.28%1,0321,033-0.10%-0.02%
Corazon8.44%2,0371,69120.46%3.61%
Garcia2.56%619646-4.18%-0.81%
Hagbuyo5.20%1,2541,2143.29%0.62%
Kagawasan5.15%1,2421,1904.37%0.82%
Mahayag9.99%2,4112,3293.52%0.66%
Poblacion10.19%2,4592,514-2.19%-0.42%
San Isidro6.83%1,6491,5417.01%1.30%
San Jose3.41%823827-0.48%-0.09%
San Vicente3.11%7507342.18%0.41%
Santo Niño2.99%7216953.74%0.70%
Tomoc4.42%1,0661,0630.28%0.05%
San Miguel Total24,13523,5742.38%0.45%

Historical population

The population of San Miguel grew from 10,051 in 1970 to 24,135 in 2015, an increase of 14,084 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.45%, or an increase of 561 people, from the previous population of 23,574 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,051
11,1172.04%
12,2201.91%
16,7753.22%
17,9791.31%
20,8283.20%
22,1990.88%
23,5742.21%
24,1350.45%

Location

The municipal center of San Miguel is situated at approximately 9° 59' North, 124° 20' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.3 meters or 122.2 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 San Miguel are Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Maasin, Cebu City, Talisay, and Tagbilaran. The nearest municipalities are Dagohoy, Trinidad, Danao, Alicia, Pilar, and Ubay. Its distance from the national capital is 626.78 kilometers (389.46 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Dagohoy, Bohol, 6.09 kilometers (3.78 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S25°W)
  • Trinidad, Bohol, 10.08 kilometers (6.26 miles) to the North (N3°E)
  • Danao, Bohol, 13.57 kilometers (8.43 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S70°W)
  • Alicia, Bohol, 14.83 kilometers (9.21 miles) to the Southeast (S49°E)
  • Pilar, Bohol, 16.49 kilometers (10.25 miles) to the South (S2°W)
  • Ubay, Bohol, 16.62 kilometers (10.33 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N61°E)

Nearest cities

  • Lapu-Lapu, 55.74 kilometers (34.64 miles) to the Northwest (N50°W)
  • Mandaue, 57.27 kilometers (35.59 miles) to the Northwest (N49°W)
  • Maasin, Southern Leyte, 57.97 kilometers (36.02 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N74°E)
  • Cebu City, 60.48 kilometers (37.58 miles) to the Northwest (N54°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 60.95 kilometers (37.87 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N62°W)
  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 65.26 kilometers (40.55 miles) to the Southwest (S54°W)

Distance from Manila: 626.78 kilometers (389.46 miles) to the Northwest (N35°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 24,135, ranked 1,128 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 47.60 square kilometers, ranked 883 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 196 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 991 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.45%, ranked 1,417 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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