Rizal, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
Barangay count11
Postal code5103
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesMindoro Strait
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Area (2007)242.50 km2 (93.63 sq mi)
Population (2015)38,263
Density (2015)158 / km2 (409 / sq mi)
Coordinates12° 28' North, 120° 58' East (12.4584, 120.9638)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.6 meters (28.2 feet)

Rizal is a coastal municipality in the province of Occidental Mindoro.

The municipality has a land area of 242.50 square kilometers or 93.63 square miles which constitutes 4.13% of Occidental Mindoro's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 38,263. This represented 7.85% of the total population of Occidental Mindoro province, or 1.29% of the overall population of the MIMAROPA region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 158 inhabitants per square kilometer or 409 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Rizal has 11 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)
Adela9.02%3,4513,3602.71%0.51%
Aguas6.96%2,6652,4329.58%1.76%
Magsikap8.47%3,2403,0257.11%1.32%
Malawaan13.81%5,2854,54116.38%2.93%
Manoot14.85%5,6814,59923.53%4.10%
Pitogo6.57%2,5132,04722.77%3.98%
Rizal8.70%3,3272,98711.38%2.07%
Rumbang9.21%3,5243,3475.29%0.99%
Salvacion6.16%2,3572,2425.13%0.96%
San Pedro7.06%2,7032,5964.12%0.77%
Santo Niño9.19%3,5173,2827.16%1.33%
Rizal Total38,26334,45811.04%2.01%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Rizal for the fiscal year of 2016 was 103,667,212.03.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200957,585,237.65
201061,897,560.377.49%
201168,456,666.5010.60%
201263,478,471.27-7.27%
201372,273,711.6213.86%
201482,049,282.6413.53%
201595,612,066.3616.53%
2016103,667,212.038.42%

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 Rizal is 5 to 9, with 4,909 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 250 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1986
1 to 44,024
5 to 94,909
10 to 144,864
15 to 194,009
20 to 243,066
25 to 292,618
30 to 342,426
35 to 392,259
40 to 442,163
45 to 491,791
50 to 541,480
55 to 591,129
60 to 64934
65 to 69656
70 to 74439
75 to 79250
80 and over260
Total38,263

Historical population

The population of Rizal grew from 12,108 in 1970 to 38,263 in 2015, an increase of 26,155 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.01%, or an increase of 3,805 people, from the previous population of 34,458 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,108
14,9384.30%
18,6094.49%
23,3792.31%
27,1122.81%
29,7852.04%
32,0651.02%
34,4582.65%
38,2632.01%

Location

The municipal center of Rizal is situated at approximately 12° 28' North, 120° 58' East, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.6 meters or 28.2 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 Rizal are Calapan, Batangas City, Lipa, Lucena, Tanauan, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are Calintaan, San Jose, Magsaysay, Bulalacao, Sablayan, and Mansalay. Its distance from the national capital is 235.90 kilometers (146.58 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 235.90 kilometers (146.58 miles) to the North (N0°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 38,263, ranked 680 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 93.63 square kilometers, ranked 420 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 158 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,081 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.01%, ranked 339 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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