Talibon, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count25
Postal code6325
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesVisayan Sea
Area (2007)140.46 km2 (54.23 sq mi)
Population (2015)66,969
Density (2015)477 / km2 (1,235 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 9' North, 124° 19' East (10.1491, 124.3248)
Estimated elevation above sea level11.9 meters (39.0 feet)

Talibon is a coastal municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 140.46 square kilometers or 54.23 square miles which constitutes 2.91% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 66,969. This represented 5.10% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.91% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 477 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,235 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Talibon has 25 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)
Bagacay5.32%3,5612,91122.33%3.91%
Balintawak2.37%1,5861,5174.55%0.85%
Burgos1.53%1,0221,0200.20%0.04%
Busalian3.19%2,1352,0315.12%0.96%
Calituban6.19%4,1454,0641.99%0.38%
Cataban2.01%1,3481,2626.81%1.26%
Guindacpan3.31%2,2162,2020.64%0.12%
Magsaysay2.16%1,4461,3477.35%1.36%
Mahanay2.70%1,8061,6598.86%1.63%
Nocnocan2.86%1,9131,8324.42%0.83%
Poblacion6.47%4,3334,1125.37%1.00%
Rizal2.17%1,4521,472-1.36%-0.26%
Sag1.36%908996-8.84%-1.75%
San Agustin7.09%4,7473,86722.76%3.98%
San Carlos2.40%1,6071,44111.52%2.10%
San Francisco9.05%6,0625,51010.02%1.83%
San Isidro6.53%4,3713,59821.48%3.77%
San Jose9.18%6,1515,7896.25%1.16%
San Pedro2.49%1,6701,50011.33%2.07%
San Roque4.32%2,8912,59011.62%2.12%
Santo Niño6.06%4,0603,8046.73%1.25%
Sikatuna2.58%1,7311,7031.64%0.31%
Suba2.92%1,9571,68316.28%2.91%
Tanghaligue3.24%2,1702,0625.24%0.98%
Zamora2.51%1,6811,40119.99%3.53%
Talibon Total66,96961,3739.12%1.68%

Historical population

The population of Talibon grew from 30,640 in 1960 to 66,969 in 2015, an increase of 36,329 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.68%, or an increase of 5,596 people, from the previous population of 61,373 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
30,640
35,2231.37%
41,2703.23%
46,1102.24%
41,873-0.96%
44,8541.30%
54,1474.12%
59,2741.26%
61,3731.27%
66,9691.68%

Location

The municipal center of Talibon is situated at approximately 10° 9' North, 124° 19' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.9 meters or 39.0 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 Talibon are Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Cebu City, Danao, Talisay, and Maasin. The nearest municipalities are Bien Unido, Trinidad, San Miguel, Getafe, Ubay, and Dagohoy. Its distance from the national capital is 611.28 kilometers (379.83 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Bien Unido, Bohol, 6.05 kilometers (3.76 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S78°E)
  • Trinidad, Bohol, 8.20 kilometers (5.09 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S14°E)
  • San Miguel, Bohol, 18.07 kilometers (11.23 miles) to the South (S5°E)
  • Getafe, Bohol, 18.78 kilometers (11.67 miles) to the West (N90°W)
  • Ubay, Bohol, 18.99 kilometers (11.80 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S58°E)
  • Dagohoy, Bohol, 23.56 kilometers (14.64 miles) to the South (S3°W)

Nearest cities

  • Lapu-Lapu, 44.85 kilometers (27.87 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N66°W)
  • Mandaue, 46.13 kilometers (28.66 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N65°W)
  • Cebu City, 50.51 kilometers (31.38 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N69°W)
  • Danao, Cebu, 52.45 kilometers (32.59 miles) to the Northwest (N38°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 53.38 kilometers (33.17 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N78°W)
  • Maasin, Southern Leyte, 57.15 kilometers (35.51 miles) to the East (S88°E)

Distance from Manila: 611.28 kilometers (379.83 miles) to the Northwest (N36°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 66,969, ranked 346 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 54.23 square kilometers, ranked 794 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 477 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 402 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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