Pilar, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code2713
Population (2015)1,576
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.0728, 120.4438

Pilar is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,576. This represented 3.95% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pilar is 10 to 14, with 167 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4146
5 to 9153
10 to 14167
15 to 19145
20 to 24136
25 to 29138
30 to 34124
35 to 39107
40 to 4491
45 to 4981
50 to 5487
55 to 5957
60 to 6435
65 to 6934
70 to 7418
75 to 7912
80 and over10
Total1,576

Historical population

The population of Pilar grew from 938 in 1990 to 1,576 in 2015, an increase of 638 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.60%, or an increase of 126 people, from the previous population of 1,450 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
938
1,0532.19%
1,2563.85%
1,3931.44%
1,4501.47%
1,5761.60%

Location

Pilar is situated at approximately 17.0728, 120.4438, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.0 meters or 19.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pilar 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.