Muzon, City of Malabon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionNational Capital Region (NCR)
CityMalabon
Population (2020)5,908
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.6758, 120.9498 (14° 41' North, 120° 57' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level3.1 meters (10.2 feet)

Muzon is a barangay in the city of Malabon. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 5,908. This represented 1.55% of the total population of Malabon.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Muzon in the 2015 Census was 5,668 broken down into 1,372 households or an average of 4.13 members per household.

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Number of households in Muzon (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
4,5991,0214.50
5,7431,2684.53
5,4241,2024.51
5,6831,2864.42
5,6891,3354.26
5,6681,3724.13

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Muzon is 15 to 19, with 563 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 44 individuals.

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Population of Muzon by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1891.57%
1 to 43886.85%
5 to 94888.61%
10 to 144778.42%
15 to 195639.93%
20 to 245319.37%
25 to 295068.93%
30 to 344407.76%
35 to 393676.47%
40 to 443546.25%
45 to 493456.09%
50 to 543325.86%
55 to 592444.30%
60 to 642294.04%
65 to 691372.42%
70 to 74711.25%
75 to 79631.11%
80 and over440.78%
Total5,668100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 36.87
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 8.05
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 44.92
  • Median Age: 27.94

Historical population

The population of Muzon grew from 4,599 in 1990 to 5,908 in 2020, an increase of 1,309 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.88%, or an increase of 240 people, from the previous population of 5,668 in 2015.

Population of Muzon (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,599
5,7434.25%
5,424-1.22%
5,6830.65%
5,6890.04%
5,668-0.07%
5,9080.88%

Location

Muzon is situated at approximately 14.6758, 120.9498, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.1 meters or 10.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
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