Alapang, Municipality of La Trinidad, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityLa Trinidad
Postal code2601
Population (2020)5,241
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.4704, 120.5994 (16° 28' North, 120° 36' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level1,273.5 meters (4,178.1 feet)

Alapang is a barangay in the municipality of La Trinidad, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 5,241. This represented 3.81% of the total population of La Trinidad.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Alapang in the 2015 Census was 4,477 broken down into 1,025 households or an average of 4.37 members per household.

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Number of households in Alapang (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
1,8713505.35
2,6655015.32
2,7485125.37
3,6277804.65
4,1718854.71
4,4771,0254.37

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alapang is 20 to 24, with 502 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 26 individuals.

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Population of Alapang by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1861.92%
1 to 43046.79%
5 to 94379.76%
10 to 144008.93%
15 to 1949511.06%
20 to 2450211.21%
25 to 293878.64%
30 to 343567.95%
35 to 393237.21%
40 to 442485.54%
45 to 492575.74%
50 to 542134.76%
55 to 591563.48%
60 to 641272.84%
65 to 69952.12%
70 to 74380.85%
75 to 79270.60%
80 and over260.58%
Total4,477100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 40.05
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 6.07
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 46.12
  • Median Age: 25.19

Historical population

The population of Alapang grew from 1,880 in 1990 to 5,241 in 2020, an increase of 3,361 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 3.37%, or an increase of 764 people, from the previous population of 4,477 in 2015.

Population of Alapang (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,880
2,6656.76%
2,7520.69%
3,6273.88%
4,1715.22%
4,4771.36%
5,2413.37%

Location

Alapang is situated at approximately 16.4704, 120.5994, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,273.5 meters or 4,178.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alapang shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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