Nicolas, Municipality of Magsaysay, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
MunicipalityMagsaysay
Postal code5101
Population (2015)3,277
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Coordinates12.3019, 121.2106

Nicolas, formerly Bulo, is a barangay in the municipality of Magsaysay, in the province of Occidental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,277. This represented 9.10% of the total population of Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Nicolas is 5 to 9, with 490 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1105
1 to 4387
5 to 9490
10 to 14431
15 to 19358
20 to 24271
25 to 29229
30 to 34230
35 to 39182
40 to 44143
45 to 49118
50 to 54102
55 to 5988
60 to 6462
65 to 6934
70 to 7420
75 to 7915
80 and over12
Total3,277

Historical population

The population of Nicolas grew from 1,445 in 1990 to 3,277 in 2015, an increase of 1,832 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.63%, or an increase of 560 people, from the previous population of 2,717 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,445
1,8314.54%
2,0252.18%
2,1650.93%
2,7178.62%
3,2773.63%

Location

Nicolas is situated at approximately 12.3019, 121.2106, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 218.3 meters or 716.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

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Notes

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