Barangay No. 23, San Matias, City of Laoag, Province of Ilocos Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
CityLaoag
Postal code2900
Population (2015)2,857
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates18.1981, 120.6012

Barangay No. 23, San Matias, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Laoag, in the province of Ilocos Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,857. This represented 2.57% of the total population of Laoag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barangay No. 23, San Matias is 20 to 24, with 285 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 31 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4206
5 to 9219
10 to 14202
15 to 19258
20 to 24285
25 to 29208
30 to 34242
35 to 39230
40 to 44201
45 to 49184
50 to 54156
55 to 59113
60 to 6494
65 to 6977
70 to 7449
75 to 7931
80 and over46
Total2,857

Historical population

The population of Barangay No. 23, San Matias grew from 1,967 in 1990 to 2,857 in 2015, an increase of 890 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.26%, or an increase of 562 people, from the previous population of 2,295 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,967
2,1191.40%
2,3272.03%
2,319-0.05%
2,295-0.38%
2,8574.26%

Location

Barangay No. 23, San Matias is situated at approximately 18.1981, 120.6012, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.9 meters or 45.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay No. 23, San Matias shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.