Sevilla
Province of Bohol

Summary data
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count13
Postal code6347
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)116.75 km2
(45.08 sq. mi)
Population (2015)10,661
Density (2015)91 per km2
(236 per sq. mi)
Coordinates9° 42' North, 124° 3' East
(9.7032 ° N, 124.0464 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
68.1 meters
(223.3 feet)
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Sevilla is a landlocked municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 116.75 square kilometers or 45.08 square miles which constitutes 2.42% of Bohol's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 10,661 representing 0.81% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.14% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 91 inhabitants per square kilometer or 236 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Sevilla has 13 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2015)
Population
(2010)
Change
(2010-2015)

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Bayawahan8.31%8868771.03%0.19%
Cabancalan6.72%7167051.56%0.30%
Calinga‑an5.97%6365927.43%1.37%
Calinginan Norte6.88%734779-5.78%-1.13%
Calinginan Sur5.56%593594-0.17%-0.03%
Cambagui10.15%1,0821,0334.74%0.89%
Ewon7.54%8047388.94%1.64%
Guinob‑an6.41%68360912.15%2.21%
Lagtangan6.68%7127120.00%0.00%
Licolico8.17%8718541.99%0.38%
Lobgob7.48%7977910.76%0.14%
Magsaysay11.67%1,2441,1934.27%0.80%
Poblacion8.47%903966-6.52%-1.28%
Sevilla Total10,66110,4432.09%0.39%
Historical population

The population of Sevilla grew from 7,130 in 1960 to 10,661 in 2015, an increase of 3,531 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.39%, or an increase of 218 people, from the previous population of 10,443 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 157,130
1970 May 67,9971.13%
1975 May 18,5511.35%
1980 May 19,0731.19%
1990 May 19,1650.10%
1995 Sep 18,671-1.03%
2000 May 110,2813.72%
2007 Aug 111,2891.30%
2010 May 110,443-2.80%
2015 Aug 110,6610.39%
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The town center of Sevilla is situated at approximately 9° 42' North, 124° 3' East, which has an elevation estimated at 68.1 meters or 223.3 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 Sevilla are Tagbilaran, Carcar, Talisay, Naga, Lapu-Lapu, and Cebu City. The nearest municipalities are Bilar, Loboc, Sikatuna, Balilihan, Loay, and Lila. Its distance from the national capital is 635.33 kilometers (394.77 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

  • Bilar, Bohol, 6.38 kilometers (3.96 miles) to the East (N86°E)
  • Loboc, Bohol, 7.56 kilometers (4.70 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S12°W)
  • Sikatuna, Bohol, 8.13 kilometers (5.05 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S78°W)
  • Balilihan, Bohol, 10.07 kilometers (6.26 miles) to the Northwest (N54°W)
  • Loay, Bohol, 12.06 kilometers (7.50 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S19°W)
  • Lila, Bohol, 13.56 kilometers (8.43 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S23°E)

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 21.96 kilometers (13.65 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S71°W)
  • Carcar, Cebu, 62.77 kilometers (39.00 miles) to the Northwest (N45°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 63.74 kilometers (39.61 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N20°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 64.36 kilometers (39.99 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 68.05 kilometers (42.29 miles) to the North (N9°W)
  • Cebu City, 69.08 kilometers (42.93 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°W)

Distance from Manila: 635.33 kilometers (394.77 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°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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