Mansalay, Province of Oriental Mindoro

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOriental Mindoro
Barangay count17
Postal code5213
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTablas Strait
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Area (2007)446.62 km2 (172.44 sq mi)
Population (2015)54,533
Density (2015)122 / km2 (316 / sq mi)
Coordinates12° 31' North, 121° 26' East (12.5198, 121.4383)
Estimated elevation above sea level9.3 meters (30.4 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 446.62 square kilometers or 172.44 square miles which constitutes 10.54% of Oriental Mindoro's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 54,533. This represented 6.46% of the total population of Oriental Mindoro province, or 1.84% of the overall population of the MIMAROPA region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 122 inhabitants per square kilometer or 316 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mansalay has 17 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)
B. del Mundo15.05%8,2087,9173.68%0.69%
Balugo4.88%2,6632,6490.53%0.10%
Bonbon3.58%1,9552,108-7.26%-1.42%
Budburan2.51%1,3701,2876.45%1.20%
Cabalwa2.19%1,1921,1424.38%0.82%
Don Pedro5.64%3,0772,9793.29%0.62%
Maliwanag3.17%1,7311,7290.12%0.02%
Manaul6.09%3,3213,2272.91%0.55%
Panaytayan19.42%10,5929,35313.25%2.40%
Poblacion7.70%4,2014,0773.04%0.57%
Roma3.65%1,9931,75813.37%2.42%
Santa Brigida3.82%2,0832,0820.05%0.01%
Santa Maria3.63%1,9802,045-3.18%-0.61%
Santa Teresita8.64%4,7114,05016.32%2.92%
Villa Celestial3.02%1,6491,6261.41%0.27%
Wasig4.26%2,3232,2682.43%0.46%
Waygan2.72%1,4841,4085.40%1.01%
Mansalay Total54,53351,7055.47%1.02%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mansalay for the fiscal year of 2016 was 154,936,645.66.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200982,772,721.25
201089,574,174.268.22%
201197,205,197.048.52%
201294,065,226.50-3.23%
2013109,902,165.3616.84%
2014124,262,041.8413.07%
2015141,122,094.4613.57%
2016154,936,645.669.79%

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 Mansalay is 5 to 9, with 7,443 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 355 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,428
1 to 46,029
5 to 97,443
10 to 146,898
15 to 196,129
20 to 244,742
25 to 293,798
30 to 343,313
35 to 393,183
40 to 442,632
45 to 492,288
50 to 541,910
55 to 591,571
60 to 641,113
65 to 69750
70 to 74549
75 to 79355
80 and over402
Total54,533

Historical population

The population of Mansalay grew from 14,669 in 1960 to 54,533 in 2015, an increase of 39,864 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 2,828 people, from the previous population of 51,705 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,669
18,3952.24%
19,5441.22%
23,5483.80%
27,5151.57%
29,7651.48%
39,0415.99%
43,9741.65%
51,7056.07%
54,5331.02%

Location

The municipal center of Mansalay is situated at approximately 12° 31' North, 121° 26' East, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.3 meters or 30.4 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 Mansalay are Calapan, Batangas City, Lucena, Lipa, Tayabas, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are Roxas, Bulalacao, Bongabong, Bansud, Magsaysay, and San Jose. Its distance from the national capital is 234.41 kilometers (145.66 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 234.41 kilometers (145.66 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N12°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 54,533, ranked 429 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 172.44 square kilometers, ranked 174 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 122 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,202 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.02%, ranked 1,056 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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