Badoc, Province of Ilocos Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
Barangay count31
Postal code2904
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)76.68 km2 (29.61 sq mi)
Population (2015)31,616
Density (2015)412 / km2 (1,068 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 56' North, 120° 28' East (17.9267, 120.4740)
Estimated elevation above sea level16.0 meters (52.4 feet)

Badoc is a coastal municipality in the province of Ilocos Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 76.68 square kilometers or 29.61 square miles which constitutes 2.21% of Ilocos Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 31,616. This represented 5.33% of the total population of Ilocos Norte province, or 0.63% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 412 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,068 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Badoc has 31 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)
Alay‑Nangbabaan3.41%1,0791,0492.86%0.54%
Alogoog2.96%9369201.74%0.33%
Ar‑arusip2.53%799872-8.37%-1.65%
Aring4.27%1,3511,3281.73%0.33%
Balbaldez1.01%320328-2.44%-0.47%
Bato3.10%9799750.41%0.08%
Camanga3.56%1,1261,0873.59%0.67%
Canaan1.81%5735700.53%0.10%
Caraitan4.33%1,3701,2737.62%1.41%
Gabut Norte4.86%1,5361,3989.87%1.81%
Gabut Sur3.20%1,0119971.40%0.27%
Garreta4.35%1,3761,3432.46%0.46%
La Virgen Milagrosa3.42%1,0801,0374.15%0.78%
Labut2.42%7657590.79%0.15%
Lacuben4.50%1,4221,3277.16%1.33%
Lubigan3.99%1,2601,1866.24%1.16%
Mabusag Norte3.57%1,1301,155-2.16%-0.42%
Mabusag Sur3.58%1,1331,165-2.75%-0.53%
Madupayas2.72%8618481.53%0.29%
Morong2.70%8547858.79%1.62%
Nagrebcan1.66%5254907.14%1.32%
Napu4.71%1,4881,495-0.47%-0.09%
Pagsanahan Norte3.73%1,1801,0769.67%1.77%
Pagsanahan Sur4.23%1,3371,14616.67%2.98%
Paltit5.11%1,6171,5285.82%1.08%
Parang1.35%4273928.93%1.64%
Pasuc1.35%428502-14.74%-2.99%
Santa Cruz Norte3.03%9581,048-8.59%-1.70%
Santa Cruz Sur2.18%6896850.58%0.11%
Saud3.93%1,2441,1666.69%1.24%
Turod2.41%762778-2.06%-0.39%
Badoc Total31,61630,7082.96%0.56%

Economy

The annual regular revenue of Badoc for the fiscal year of 2016 was 223,394,758.61.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200951,548,803.20
201077,184,228.1349.73%
201188,607,520.4614.80%
201297,752,558.4410.32%
2013107,493,315.369.96%
201468,354,191.92-36.41%
2015111,163,006.8962.63%
2016223,394,758.61100.96%

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 Badoc is 5 to 9, with 3,028 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 502 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1571
1 to 42,365
5 to 93,028
10 to 142,935
15 to 192,739
20 to 242,682
25 to 292,489
30 to 342,358
35 to 392,166
40 to 441,947
45 to 491,871
50 to 541,560
55 to 591,326
60 to 641,079
65 to 69838
70 to 74636
75 to 79502
80 and over524
Total31,616

Historical population

The population of Badoc grew from 12,210 in 1960 to 31,616 in 2015, an increase of 19,406 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.56%, or an increase of 908 people, from the previous population of 30,708 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,210
19,0004.42%
20,8051.84%
22,3301.42%
25,6271.39%
26,7370.80%
27,8620.89%
30,0631.05%
30,7080.78%
31,6160.56%

Location

The municipal center of Badoc is situated at approximately 17° 56' North, 120° 28' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.0 meters or 52.4 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 Badoc are Batac, Laoag, Vigan, Candon, Tabuk, and Tuguegarao. The nearest municipalities are Pinili, Sinait, Currimao, Cabugao, Paoay, and San Juan. Its distance from the national capital is 373.12 kilometers (231.84 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 373.12 kilometers (231.84 miles) to the South (S8°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 31,616, ranked 877 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 29.61 square kilometers, ranked 1,177 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 412 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 472 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.56%, ranked 1,520 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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