San Jose, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
Barangay count38
Postal code5100
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesMindoro Strait [Sulu Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Ilin, Mindoro
Area (2007)446.70 km2 (172.47 sq mi)
Population (2015)143,430
Density (2015)321 / km2 (832 / sq mi)
Coordinates12° 21' North, 121° 4' East (12.3529, 121.0662)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.8 meters (25.5 feet)

San Jose is a coastal municipality in the province of Occidental Mindoro.

The municipality has a land area of 446.70 square kilometers or 172.47 square miles which constitutes 7.62% of Occidental Mindoro's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 143,430. This represented 29.43% of the total population of Occidental Mindoro province, or 4.84% of the overall population of the MIMAROPA region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 321 inhabitants per square kilometer or 832 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Jose has 38 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)
Ambulong1.55%2,2241,53944.51%7.26%
Ansiray0.72%1,0329459.21%1.69%
Bagong Sikat4.58%6,5646,0967.68%1.42%
Bangkal0.65%93379916.77%3.00%
Barangay 10.20%2832656.79%1.26%
Barangay 20.29%4153916.14%1.14%
Barangay 30.92%1,3231,11318.87%3.35%
Barangay 40.35%5004735.71%1.06%
Barangay 51.09%1,5691,5242.95%0.56%
Barangay 60.28%398450-11.56%-2.31%
Barangay 70.30%436437-0.23%-0.04%
Barangay 80.24%3483431.46%0.28%
Batasan4.36%6,2604,85129.05%4.97%
Bayotbot1.74%2,4922,08119.75%3.49%
Bubog6.52%9,3568,13415.02%2.70%
Buri0.42%60748425.41%4.41%
Camburay1.29%1,8491,856-0.38%-0.07%
Caminawit8.52%12,22310,56415.70%2.82%
Catayungan0.71%1,02179428.59%4.90%
Central7.60%10,9019,25017.85%3.18%
Iling Proper1.48%2,1241,88612.62%2.29%
Inasakan0.44%6255817.57%1.40%
Ipil0.55%78958734.41%5.79%
La Curva2.12%3,0343,270-7.22%-1.42%
Labangan Iling0.75%1,0701,0096.05%1.12%
Labangan Poblacion6.75%9,6838,8729.14%1.68%
Mabini2.05%2,9382,58413.70%2.47%
Magbay3.00%4,2993,65117.75%3.16%
Mangarin2.38%3,4103,04911.84%2.15%
Mapaya5.57%7,9827,3498.61%1.59%
Monte Claro2.69%3,8553,5069.95%1.82%
Murtha4.17%5,9855,27913.37%2.42%
Natandol1.06%1,5211,06243.22%7.08%
Pag‑asa7.83%11,23212,701-11.57%-2.31%
Pawican1.60%2,2952,1496.79%1.26%
San Agustin3.74%5,3635,3011.17%0.22%
San Isidro1.24%1,7851,844-3.20%-0.62%
San Roque10.25%14,70614,1194.16%0.78%
San Jose Total143,430131,1889.33%1.71%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Jose for the fiscal year of 2016 was 307,944,122.94.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009158,731,050.99
2010249,432,956.5657.14%
2011232,819,865.87-6.66%
2012230,710,615.31-0.91%
2013220,087,620.30-4.60%
2014259,598,368.7917.95%
2015284,988,669.799.78%
2016307,944,122.948.05%

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 Jose is 5 to 9, with 17,247 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 822 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13,365
1 to 413,815
5 to 917,247
10 to 1417,212
15 to 1915,354
20 to 2412,230
25 to 2910,381
30 to 349,834
35 to 398,949
40 to 447,983
45 to 497,259
50 to 545,793
55 to 594,769
60 to 643,366
65 to 692,514
70 to 741,463
75 to 791,074
80 and over822
Total143,430

Historical population

The population of San Jose grew from 36,211 in 1960 to 143,430 in 2015, an increase of 107,219 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.71%, or an increase of 12,242 people, from the previous population of 131,188 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
36,211
44,7612.10%
53,1003.49%
66,2624.53%
87,5202.82%
101,4112.80%
111,0091.96%
118,8070.94%
131,1883.67%
143,4301.71%

Location

The municipal center of San Jose is situated at approximately 12° 21' North, 121° 4' East, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.8 meters or 25.5 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 Jose are Calapan, Batangas City, Lipa, Lucena, Tanauan, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are Magsaysay, Rizal, Calintaan, Bulalacao, Mansalay, and Roxas. Its distance from the national capital is 247.74 kilometers (153.94 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 247.74 kilometers (153.94 miles) to the North (N2°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 143,430, ranked 83 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 172.47 square kilometers, ranked 173 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 321 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 584 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.71%, ranked 483 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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