Hingyon, Province of Ifugao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceIfugao
Barangay count12
Postal code3607
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)62.02 km2 (23.95 sq mi)
Population (2015)9,227
Density (2015)149 / km2 (385 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 51' North, 121° 6' East (16.8510, 121.0996)
Estimated elevation above sea level889.4 meters (2,917.3 feet)

Hingyon is a municipality in the landlocked province of Ifugao.

The municipality has a land area of 62.02 square kilometers or 23.95 square miles which constitutes 2.36% of Ifugao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,227. This represented 4.55% of the total population of Ifugao province, or 0.54% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 149 inhabitants per square kilometer or 385 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Hingyon has 12 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)
Anao3.80%351422-16.82%-3.45%
Bangtinon3.73%34429815.44%2.77%
Bitu5.64%5205150.97%0.18%
Cababuyan6.57%606738-17.89%-3.68%
Mompolia12.69%1,1711,313-10.81%-2.16%
Namulditan9.88%9121,035-11.88%-2.38%
Northern Cababuyan9.05%835884-5.54%-1.08%
O‑ong17.03%1,5711,4399.17%1.69%
Piwong12.72%1,1741,183-0.76%-0.15%
Poblacion8.89%820842-2.61%-0.50%
Ubuag3.14%290337-13.95%-2.82%
Umalbong6.86%633789-19.77%-4.11%
Hingyon Total9,2279,795-5.80%-1.13%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Hingyon for the fiscal year of 2016 was 46,708,751.64.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200927,446,346.38
201029,093,092.236.00%
201131,345,410.687.74%
201230,323,824.87-3.26%
201333,138,594.249.28%
201437,317,984.6512.61%
201542,458,686.8213.78%
201646,708,751.6410.01%

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 Hingyon is 10 to 14, with 1,081 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 172 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1172
1 to 4894
5 to 91,043
10 to 141,081
15 to 19932
20 to 24807
25 to 29676
30 to 34568
35 to 39502
40 to 44436
45 to 49384
50 to 54339
55 to 59329
60 to 64274
65 to 69215
70 to 74198
75 to 79177
80 and over200
Total9,227

Historical population

The population of Hingyon grew from 8,373 in 1990 to 9,227 in 2015, an increase of 854 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.13%, or a decrease of 568 people, from the previous population of 9,795 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,373
9,7242.84%
9,7690.10%
10,0710.42%
9,795-1.01%
9,227-1.13%

Location

The municipal center of Hingyon is situated at approximately 16° 51' North, 121° 6' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 889.4 meters or 2,917.3 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 Hingyon are Santiago, Tabuk, Baguio, Cauayan, Candon, and San Fernando. The nearest municipalities are Lagawe, Banaue, Kiangan, Hungduan, Asipulo, and Mayoyao. Its distance from the national capital is 250.46 kilometers (155.63 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Lagawe, Ifugao, 6.10 kilometers (3.79 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S23°E)
  • Banaue, Ifugao, 7.77 kilometers (4.83 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)
  • Kiangan, Ifugao, 8.20 kilometers (5.10 miles) to the South (S10°W)
  • Hungduan, Ifugao, 10.45 kilometers (6.49 miles) to the West (S80°W)
  • Asipulo, Ifugao, 14.72 kilometers (9.15 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S13°W)
  • Mayoyao, Ifugao, 18.78 kilometers (11.67 miles) to the Northeast (N44°E)

Nearest cities

  • Santiago, Isabela, 50.78 kilometers (31.55 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S69°E)
  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 72.25 kilometers (44.89 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N30°E)
  • Baguio, 72.65 kilometers (45.14 miles) to the Southwest (S48°W)
  • Cauayan, Isabela, 71.66 kilometers (44.53 miles) to the East (N82°E)
  • Candon, Ilocos Sur, 78.90 kilometers (49.03 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N61°W)
  • San Fernando, La Union, 87.58 kilometers (54.42 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S73°W)

Distance from Manila: 250.46 kilometers (155.63 miles) to the South (S3°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 9,227, ranked 1,526 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 23.95 square kilometers, ranked 1,280 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 149 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,144 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -1.13%, 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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