Gloria, Province of Oriental Mindoro

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOriental Mindoro
Barangay count27
Postal code5209
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSibuyan Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Area (2007)245.52 km2 (94.80 sq mi)
Population (2015)45,073
Density (2015)184 / km2 (475 / sq mi)
Coordinates12° 58' North, 121° 29' East (12.9700, 121.4778)
Estimated elevation above sea level15.0 meters (49.2 feet)

Gloria is a coastal municipality in the province of Oriental Mindoro.

The municipality has a land area of 245.52 square kilometers or 94.80 square miles which constitutes 5.79% of Oriental Mindoro's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 45,073. This represented 5.34% of the total population of Oriental Mindoro province, or 1.52% of the overall population of the MIMAROPA region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 184 inhabitants per square kilometer or 475 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Gloria has 27 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)
Agos2.30%1,03687718.13%3.22%
Agsalin1.50%678694-2.31%-0.44%
Alma Villa3.13%1,4111,24313.52%2.44%
Andres Bonifacio2.93%1,3201,3140.46%0.09%
Balete6.35%2,8642,43317.71%3.15%
Banus5.10%2,2982,2532.00%0.38%
Banutan2.01%9068289.42%1.73%
Bulaklakan2.50%1,1261,0665.63%1.05%
Buong Lupa2.15%96987410.87%1.98%
Gaudencio Antonino3.66%1,6511,5437.00%1.30%
Guimbonan2.45%1,1041,0653.66%0.69%
Kawit4.49%2,0221,8906.98%1.29%
Lucio Laurel5.88%2,6492,672-0.86%-0.16%
Macario Adriatico2.53%1,1391,02611.01%2.01%
Malamig6.50%2,9292,8612.38%0.45%
Malayong2.72%1,2281,260-2.54%-0.49%
Maligaya7.20%3,2462,68920.71%3.65%
Malubay2.93%1,3191,15314.40%2.59%
Manguyang3.62%1,6331,636-0.18%-0.03%
Maragooc2.79%1,2581,2014.75%0.89%
Mirayan2.08%9381,017-7.77%-1.53%
Narra4.81%2,1692,0794.33%0.81%
Papandungin2.46%1,1101,0565.11%0.95%
San Antonio2.95%1,3301,12817.91%3.19%
Santa Maria4.51%2,0341,8619.30%1.71%
Santa Theresa3.38%1,5231,4912.15%0.41%
Tambong7.06%3,1832,80213.60%2.46%
Gloria Total45,07342,0127.29%1.35%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Gloria for the fiscal year of 2016 was 119,295,677.05.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200965,908,577.39
201070,532,312.897.02%
201177,266,868.059.55%
201275,189,923.52-2.69%
201383,556,665.3111.13%
201494,597,477.2613.21%
2015107,255,588.7613.38%
2016119,295,677.0511.23%

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 Gloria is 5 to 9, with 5,462 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 344 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1970
1 to 44,194
5 to 95,462
10 to 145,109
15 to 194,348
20 to 243,733
25 to 293,094
30 to 343,018
35 to 392,856
40 to 442,500
45 to 492,320
50 to 542,155
55 to 591,800
60 to 641,307
65 to 69824
70 to 74597
75 to 79442
80 and over344
Total45,073

Historical population

The population of Gloria grew from 20,147 in 1970 to 45,073 in 2015, an increase of 24,926 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.35%, or an increase of 3,061 people, from the previous population of 42,012 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,147
22,2492.01%
25,2912.60%
30,1021.76%
35,7713.29%
38,6671.68%
40,5610.66%
42,0121.29%
45,0731.35%

Location

The municipal center of Gloria is situated at approximately 12° 58' North, 121° 29' East, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.0 meters or 49.2 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 Gloria are Calapan, Batangas City, Lucena, Lipa, Tayabas, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are Pinamalayan, Bansud, Socorro, Pola, Bongabong, and Concepcion. Its distance from the national capital is 187.21 kilometers (116.33 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 187.21 kilometers (116.33 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N17°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 45,073, ranked 554 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 94.80 square kilometers, ranked 408 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 184 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 992 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.35%, ranked 1,152 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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