Talibon
Province of Bohol

Summary data
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 per km2
(1,235 per sq. mi)
Coordinates10° 9' North, 124° 19' East
(10.1491 ° N, 124.3248 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
11.9 meters
(39.0 feet)
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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. The 2015 Census records its population as 66,969 representing 5.10% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.91% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 477 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,235 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Talibon has 25 barangays as shown in the following table.

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.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1530,640
1970 May 635,2231.37%
1975 May 141,2703.23%
1980 May 146,1102.24%
1990 May 141,873-0.96%
1995 Sep 144,8541.30%
2000 May 154,1474.12%
2007 Aug 159,2741.26%
2010 May 161,3731.27%
2015 Aug 166,9691.68%
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The town center of Talibon is situated at approximately 10° 9' North, 124° 19' East, which has an elevation 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.

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)

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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