San Juan, Province of Abra

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceAbra
Barangay count19
Postal code2823
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)64.08 km2 (24.74 sq mi)
Population (2015)9,867
Density (2015)154 / km2 (399 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 41' North, 120° 44' East (17.6834, 120.7320)
Estimated elevation above sea level91.0 meters (298.5 feet)

San Juan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Abra.

The municipality has a land area of 64.08 square kilometers or 24.74 square miles which constitutes 1.54% of Abra's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,867. This represented 4.09% of the total population of Abra province, or 0.57% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 154 inhabitants per square kilometer or 399 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Juan has 19 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)
Abualan7.07%698885-21.13%-4.42%
Badas3.68%363463-21.60%-4.53%
Ba‑ug11.22%1,1071,1040.27%0.05%
Cabcaborao10.35%1,0211,032-1.07%-0.20%
Colabaoan3.12%3082954.41%0.82%
Culiong4.61%455483-5.80%-1.13%
Daoidao1.62%1601525.26%0.98%
Guimba3.76%3713690.54%0.10%
Lam‑ag5.66%5585462.20%0.41%
Lumobang3.68%3633630.00%0.00%
Nangobongan3.98%3933930.00%0.00%
Pattaoig1.19%117122-4.10%-0.79%
Poblacion North8.39%828980-15.51%-3.16%
Poblacion South4.02%397542-26.75%-5.76%
Quidaoen6.89%6806790.15%0.03%
Sabangan3.15%31124427.46%4.73%
Silet4.55%449495-9.29%-1.84%
Supi‑il6.36%628680-7.65%-1.50%
Tagaytay6.69%660719-8.21%-1.62%
San Juan Total9,86710,546-6.44%-1.26%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Juan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 48,307,619.69.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200927,873,028.00
201051,297,188.0584.04%
201132,953,374.64-35.76%
201234,221,141.013.85%
201338,032,674.5211.14%
201438,649,165.201.62%
201543,861,533.1613.49%
201648,307,619.6910.14%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Juan is 5 to 9, with 1,173 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 134 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1177
1 to 4853
5 to 91,173
10 to 141,096
15 to 19863
20 to 24740
25 to 29748
30 to 34717
35 to 39606
40 to 44516
45 to 49483
50 to 54441
55 to 59410
60 to 64327
65 to 69257
70 to 74162
75 to 79134
80 and over164
Total9,867

Historical population

The population of San Juan grew from 5,400 in 1960 to 9,867 in 2015, an increase of 4,467 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.26%, or a decrease of 679 people, from the previous population of 10,546 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,400
6,8332.33%
6,9890.45%
7,2330.69%
8,4451.56%
8,4610.04%
8,8210.90%
9,7141.34%
10,5463.04%
9,867-1.26%

Location

The municipal center of San Juan is situated at approximately 17° 41' North, 120° 44' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 91.0 meters or 298.5 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 San Juan are Vigan, Batac, Laoag, Candon, Tabuk, and Tuguegarao. The nearest municipalities are Dolores, Lagayan, La Paz, Danglas, Lagangilang, and Tayum. Its distance from the national capital is 343.28 kilometers (213.30 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Dolores, Abra, 4.45 kilometers (2.76 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S31°W)
  • Lagayan, Abra, 4.98 kilometers (3.09 miles) to the Northwest (N34°W)
  • La Paz, Abra, 5.02 kilometers (3.12 miles) to the West (S81°W)
  • Danglas, Abra, 7.67 kilometers (4.77 miles) to the West (N89°W)
  • Lagangilang, Abra, 8.09 kilometers (5.03 miles) to the South (S2°E)
  • Tayum, Abra, 11.00 kilometers (6.84 miles) to the Southwest (S48°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 343.28 kilometers (213.30 miles) to the South (S4°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 9,867, ranked 1,534 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 24.74 square kilometers, ranked 1,285 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 154 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,138 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -1.26%, ranked 1,291 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. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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