San Marcos, Municipality of San Nicolas, Province of Ilocos Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
MunicipalitySan Nicolas
Postal code2901
Population (2015)2,675
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates18.1635, 120.5804

San Marcos, formerly Payas, is a barangay in the municipality of San Nicolas, in the province of Ilocos Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,675. This represented 7.28% of the total population of San Nicolas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Marcos is 20 to 24, with 258 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 161
1 to 4229
5 to 9236
10 to 14226
15 to 19208
20 to 24258
25 to 29236
30 to 34231
35 to 39189
40 to 44148
45 to 49168
50 to 54132
55 to 59107
60 to 6488
65 to 6956
70 to 7443
75 to 7931
80 and over28
Total2,675

Historical population

The population of San Marcos grew from 1,339 in 1990 to 2,675 in 2015, an increase of 1,336 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.60%, or an increase of 563 people, from the previous population of 2,112 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,339
1,4281.21%
1,6643.33%
1,9492.20%
2,1122.97%
2,6754.60%

Location

San Marcos is situated at approximately 18.1635, 120.5804, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.6 meters or 28.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Marcos 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.