Barangay No. 40, Balatong, City of Laoag, Province of Ilocos Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
CityLaoag
Postal code2900
Population (2015)2,659
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates18.1650, 120.5621

Barangay No. 40, Balatong is a barangay in the city of Laoag, in the province of Ilocos Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,659. This represented 2.39% 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. 40, Balatong is 15 to 19, with 281 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 31 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4205
5 to 9250
10 to 14268
15 to 19281
20 to 24208
25 to 29194
30 to 34221
35 to 39200
40 to 44159
45 to 49136
50 to 54123
55 to 59120
60 to 6484
65 to 6972
70 to 7440
75 to 7932
80 and over35
Total2,659

Historical population

The population of Barangay No. 40, Balatong grew from 1,401 in 1990 to 2,659 in 2015, an increase of 1,258 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.15%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 2,638 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,401
1,5862.35%
1,8202.99%
2,2042.68%
2,6386.76%
2,6590.15%

Location

Barangay No. 40, Balatong is situated at approximately 18.1650, 120.5621, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.0 meters or 29.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay No. 40, Balatong 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.