Taguig

Summary data
Typecity (highly urbanized)
Island groupLuzon
RegionNational Capital Region (NCR)
Barangay count28
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)53.67 km2 (20.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)804,915
Density (2015)14,997 / km2 (38,847 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 32' North, 121° 4' East (14.5266, 121.0744)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.3 meters (27.1 feet)

Taguig is a landlocked highly urbanized city in the National Capital Region.

The city has a land area of 53.67 square kilometers or 20.72 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 804,915. This represented 6.25% of the total population of the National Capital Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 14,997 inhabitants per square kilometer or 38,847 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Taguig has 28 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)
Bagumbayan5.05%40,68533,33422.05%3.87%
Bambang1.24%10,0107,16839.65%6.57%
Calzada2.70%21,74717,05127.54%4.74%
Central Bicutan3.57%28,70525,51412.51%2.27%
Central Signal Village4.93%39,67435,75210.97%2.00%
Fort Bonifacio1.46%11,73923,144-49.28%-12.12%
Hagonoy2.32%18,65217,9753.77%0.71%
Ibayo‑Tipas2.60%20,93218,74411.67%2.12%
Katuparan2.87%23,06219,37619.02%3.37%
Ligid‑Tipas1.21%9,7007,86823.28%4.07%
Lower Bicutan7.05%56,75445,64124.35%4.24%
Maharlika Village2.85%22,94417,78129.04%4.97%
Napindan2.40%19,34613,35444.87%7.31%
New Lower Bicutan6.19%49,82934,89742.79%7.02%
North Daang Hari1.46%11,77110,68210.19%1.87%
North Signal Village3.99%32,11225,92123.88%4.16%
Palingon1.70%13,70511,86315.53%2.79%
Pinagsama7.12%57,34323,612142.86%18.41%
San Miguel1.07%8,5906,73127.62%4.75%
Santa Ana2.24%18,05714,87921.36%3.75%
South Daang Hari2.38%19,16617,22011.30%2.06%
South Signal Village4.87%39,21434,11814.94%2.69%
Tanyag2.82%22,71121,1617.32%1.36%
Tuktukan1.33%10,7308,11332.26%5.47%
Upper Bicutan5.12%41,21639,0055.67%1.06%
Ususan6.73%54,18632,22368.16%10.40%
Wawa1.39%11,1778,42032.74%5.54%
Western Bicutan11.33%91,15872,92625.00%4.34%
Taguig Total804,915644,47324.90%4.32%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Taguig for the fiscal year of 2016 was 5,560,907,363.25.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
20092,088,210,044.13
2010
2011
20122,337,546,863.01
20133,445,116,226.1547.38%
20144,223,038,421.3722.58%
20154,911,096,455.7016.29%
20165,560,907,363.2513.23%

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 Taguig is 25 to 29, with 86,432 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2,594 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116,521
1 to 464,180
5 to 976,970
10 to 1471,073
15 to 1976,538
20 to 2485,588
25 to 2986,432
30 to 3474,332
35 to 3964,040
40 to 4449,425
45 to 4941,109
50 to 5432,933
55 to 5925,795
60 to 6417,993
65 to 6910,652
70 to 745,359
75 to 793,381
80 and over2,594
Total804,915

Historical population

The population of Taguig grew from 21,856 in 1960 to 804,915 in 2015, an increase of 783,059 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.32%, or an increase of 160,442 people, from the previous population of 644,473 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
21,856
55,2579.50%
73,7025.95%
134,13712.72%
266,6377.11%
381,3506.93%
467,3754.46%
613,3433.82%
644,4731.82%
804,9154.32%

Location

The city center of Taguig is situated at approximately 14° 32' North, 121° 4' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.3 meters or 27.1 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 Taguig are Pasig, Makati, Mandaluyong, Pasay, ParaƱaque, and San Juan. The nearest municipalities are Pateros, Cainta, Taytay, Angono, Binangonan, and Teresa. Its distance from the national capital is 12.40 kilometers (7.71 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Pateros, 1.97 kilometers (1.22 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)
  • Cainta, Rizal, 7.37 kilometers (4.58 miles) to the Northeast (N37°E)
  • Taytay, Rizal, 7.85 kilometers (4.88 miles) to the Northeast (N53°E)
  • Angono, Rizal, 8.52 kilometers (5.29 miles) to the East (S89°E)
  • Binangonan, Rizal, 14.40 kilometers (8.95 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S62°E)
  • Teresa, Rizal, 14.82 kilometers (9.21 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N75°E)

Nearest cities

  • Pasig, 3.76 kilometers (2.34 miles) to the North (N4°E)
  • Makati, 6.42 kilometers (3.99 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N58°W)
  • Mandaluyong, 7.15 kilometers (4.44 miles) to the Northwest (N38°W)
  • Pasay, 8.72 kilometers (5.42 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N77°W)
  • ParaƱaque, 9.38 kilometers (5.83 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S72°W)
  • San Juan, 9.88 kilometers (6.14 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)

Distance from Manila: 12.40 kilometers (7.71 miles) to the Northwest (N55°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 804,915, ranked 6 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 20.72 square kilometers, ranked 1,322 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 14,997 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 13 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 4.32%, ranked 1,369 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
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