Sevilla, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
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 / km2 (236 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 42' North, 124° 3' East (9.7032, 124.0464)
Estimated elevation above sea level68.1 meters (223.3 feet)

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. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 10,661. This represented 0.81% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.14% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 91 inhabitants per square kilometer or 236 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sevilla has 13 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)
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.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,130
7,9971.13%
8,5511.35%
9,0731.19%
9,1650.10%
8,671-1.03%
10,2813.72%
11,2891.30%
10,443-2.80%
10,6610.39%

Location

The municipal center of Sevilla is situated at approximately 9° 42' North, 124° 3' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is 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.

great-circle distance

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)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 10,661, ranked 1,518 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 45.08 square kilometers, ranked 928 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 91 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,368 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.39%, ranked 1,440 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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