Samara, Municipality of Aringay, Province of La Union

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceLa Union
MunicipalityAringay
Postal code2503
Population (2015)2,735
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.3914, 120.3342

Samara is a barangay in the municipality of Aringay, in the province of La Union. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,735. This represented 5.76% of the total population of Aringay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Samara is 5 to 9, with 304 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 169
1 to 4264
5 to 9304
10 to 14262
15 to 19252
20 to 24232
25 to 29214
30 to 34197
35 to 39207
40 to 44144
45 to 49139
50 to 54124
55 to 59103
60 to 6469
65 to 6969
70 to 7431
75 to 7924
80 and over31
Total2,735

Historical population

The population of Samara grew from 1,931 in 1990 to 2,735 in 2015, an increase of 804 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.83%, or an increase of 248 people, from the previous population of 2,487 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,931
1,9980.64%
2,2902.97%
2,3390.29%
2,4872.26%
2,7351.83%

Location

Samara is situated at approximately 16.3914, 120.3342, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.8 meters or 9.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Samara 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.