Aguilar, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count16
Postal code2415
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)195.07 km2 (75.32 sq mi)
Population (2015)41,463
Density (2015)213 / km2 (550 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 53' North, 120° 14' East (15.8887, 120.2395)
Estimated elevation above sea level15.6 meters (51.3 feet)

Aguilar is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Pangasinan.

The municipality has a land area of 195.07 square kilometers or 75.32 square miles which constitutes 3.58% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 41,463. This represented 1.40% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 0.82% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 213 inhabitants per square kilometer or 550 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Aguilar has 16 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)
Bayaoas4.94%2,0481,9823.33%0.63%
Baybay8.33%3,4553,2596.01%1.12%
Bocacliw7.12%2,9512,7108.89%1.64%
Bocboc East6.12%2,5382,565-1.05%-0.20%
Bocboc West4.37%1,8121,6787.99%1.47%
Buer7.83%3,2453,1672.46%0.46%
Calsib6.29%2,6092,5352.92%0.55%
Laoag8.23%3,4133,08910.49%1.92%
Manlocboc3.07%1,2731,1768.25%1.52%
Ninoy9.19%3,8103,922-2.86%-0.55%
Panacol3.92%1,6261,41514.91%2.68%
Poblacion8.45%3,5053,3873.48%0.65%
Pogomboa4.49%1,8601,8202.20%0.41%
Pogonsili6.13%2,5402,4653.04%0.57%
San Jose6.23%2,5852,4724.57%0.85%
Tampac5.29%2,1931,88716.22%2.90%
Aguilar Total41,46339,5294.89%0.91%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Aguilar for the fiscal year of 2016 was 107,691,286.22.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200960,013,536.95
201063,129,563.345.19%
201168,775,464.788.94%
201267,479,061.35-1.88%
201375,912,227.1812.50%
201486,093,091.1313.41%
201597,904,786.9413.72%
2016107,691,286.2210.00%

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 Aguilar is 5 to 9, with 4,987 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 365 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1914
1 to 43,878
5 to 94,987
10 to 144,744
15 to 194,250
20 to 243,269
25 to 292,819
30 to 342,786
35 to 392,633
40 to 442,297
45 to 492,096
50 to 541,693
55 to 591,580
60 to 641,162
65 to 69878
70 to 74633
75 to 79365
80 and over479
Total41,463

Historical population

The population of Aguilar grew from 14,125 in 1960 to 41,463 in 2015, an increase of 27,338 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.91%, or an increase of 1,934 people, from the previous population of 39,529 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,125
17,6962.23%
19,8532.33%
22,0802.15%
27,3032.15%
30,5782.14%
33,2131.79%
36,5641.33%
39,5292.88%
41,4630.91%

Location

The municipal center of Aguilar is situated at approximately 15° 53' North, 120° 14' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.6 meters or 51.3 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 Aguilar are San Carlos, Dagupan, Urdaneta, Alaminos, Tarlac City, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are Bugallon, Urbiztondo, Mangatarem, Lingayen, Binmaley, and Labrador. Its distance from the national capital is 164.19 kilometers (102.02 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 164.19 kilometers (102.02 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S29°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 41,463, ranked 599 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 75.32 square kilometers, ranked 531 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 213 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 881 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.91%, ranked 1,220 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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