San Emilio, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
Barangay count8
Postal code2722
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)141.44 km2 (54.61 sq mi)
Population (2015)7,407
Density (2015)52 / km2 (136 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 14' North, 120° 35' East (17.2386, 120.5789)
Estimated elevation above sea level220.9 meters (724.6 feet)

San Emilio is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Ilocos Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 141.44 square kilometers or 54.61 square miles which constitutes 5.45% of Ilocos Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,407. This represented 1.07% of the total population of Ilocos Sur province, or 0.15% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 52 inhabitants per square kilometer or 136 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Emilio has 8 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)
Cabaroan15.47%1,1461,1350.97%0.18%
Kalumsing9.59%710731-2.87%-0.55%
Lancuas12.00%889969-8.26%-1.63%
Matibuey14.36%1,0641,0550.85%0.16%
Paltoc7.59%562569-1.23%-0.24%
San Miliano9.05%6706640.90%0.17%
Sibsibbu8.86%656657-0.15%-0.03%
Tiagan23.09%1,7101,6473.83%0.72%
San Emilio Total7,4077,427-0.27%-0.05%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Emilio for the fiscal year of 2016 was 222,900,525.54.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200940,692,671.78
201095,299,175.19134.19%
201198,453,661.143.31%
201279,155,761.43-19.60%
201370,383,250.36-11.08%
201443,258,392.53-38.54%
2015116,937,651.19170.32%
2016222,900,525.5490.61%

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 San Emilio is 5 to 9, with 729 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 127 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1127
1 to 4572
5 to 9729
10 to 14700
15 to 19565
20 to 24632
25 to 29541
30 to 34559
35 to 39519
40 to 44398
45 to 49392
50 to 54377
55 to 59330
60 to 64294
65 to 69206
70 to 74133
75 to 79148
80 and over185
Total7,407

Historical population

The population of San Emilio grew from 3,582 in 1960 to 7,407 in 2015, an increase of 3,825 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.05%, or a decrease of 20 people, from the previous population of 7,427 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,582
4,4642.18%
4,253-0.97%
4,3980.67%
5,6492.54%
6,1731.68%
6,7171.83%
6,9200.41%
7,4272.61%
7,407-0.05%

Location

The municipal center of San Emilio is situated at approximately 17° 14' North, 120° 35' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 220.9 meters or 724.6 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 San Emilio are Candon, Vigan, San Fernando, Batac, Baguio, and Tabuk. The nearest municipalities are Lidlidda, Gregorio del Pilar, Salcedo, Banayoyo, Burgos, and Galimuyod. Its distance from the national capital is 296.15 kilometers (184.02 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Candon, Ilocos Sur, 15.01 kilometers (9.32 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S69°W)
  • Vigan, Ilocos Sur, 42.26 kilometers (26.26 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)
  • San Fernando, La Union, 74.54 kilometers (46.32 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S22°W)
  • Batac, Ilocos Norte, 90.55 kilometers (56.26 miles) to the North (N1°W)
  • Baguio, 91.49 kilometers (56.85 miles) to the South (S1°E)
  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 93.98 kilometers (58.39 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N78°E)

Distance from Manila: 296.15 kilometers (184.02 miles) to the South (S8°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 7,407, ranked 1,558 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 54.61 square kilometers, ranked 770 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 52 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,492 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.05%, ranked 356 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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