Alaminos, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count39
Postal code2404
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesLingayen Gulf [South China Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)164.26 km2 (63.42 sq mi)
Population (2015)89,708
Density (2015)546 / km2 (1,415 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 9' North, 119° 59' East (16.1565, 119.9804)
Estimated elevation above sea level18.2 meters (59.8 feet)

Alaminos is a coastal component city in the province of Pangasinan.

The city has a land area of 164.26 square kilometers or 63.42 square miles which constitutes 3.01% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 89,708. This represented 3.03% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 1.78% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 546 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,415 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Alaminos has 39 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)
Alos2.32%2,0771,9934.21%0.79%
Amandiego1.76%1,5751,5551.29%0.24%
Amangbangan1.38%1,2381,1537.37%1.36%
Balangobong2.11%1,8911,66013.92%2.51%
Balayang1.33%1,1931,341-11.04%-2.20%
Baleyadaan2.01%1,8071,62811.00%2.01%
Bisocol1.83%1,6451,5774.31%0.81%
Bolaney2.60%2,3312,1966.15%1.14%
Bued3.56%3,1973,0166.00%1.12%
Cabatuan2.07%1,8571,6989.36%1.72%
Cayucay1.84%1,6491,5536.18%1.15%
Dulacac1.44%1,2931,2315.04%0.94%
Inerangan2.07%1,8581,8152.37%0.45%
Landoc0.77%6886633.77%0.71%
Linmansangan1.50%1,3421,368-1.90%-0.36%
Lucap6.37%5,7145,07212.66%2.30%
Maawi1.44%1,2941,2245.72%1.06%
Macatiw1.10%98589310.30%1.88%
Magsaysay3.61%3,2373,2150.68%0.13%
Mona2.07%1,8571,8490.43%0.08%
Palamis5.00%4,4844,0899.66%1.77%
Pandan1.56%1,3981,11625.27%4.38%
Pangapisan3.05%2,7342,29419.18%3.40%
Poblacion11.48%10,30210,0652.35%0.44%
Pocalpocal2.53%2,2702,0819.08%1.67%
Pogo2.51%2,2482,0937.41%1.37%
Polo2.62%2,3542,2882.88%0.54%
Quibuar1.84%1,6481,5029.72%1.78%
Sabangan2.18%1,9601,8635.21%0.97%
San Antonio1.27%1,1431,0657.32%1.35%
San Jose1.83%1,6461,771-7.06%-1.38%
San Roque2.64%2,3672,05914.96%2.69%
San Vicente4.19%3,7573,915-4.04%-0.78%
Santa Maria1.48%1,3271,3260.08%0.01%
Tanaytay1.83%1,6451,48111.07%2.02%
Tangcarang2.56%2,3002,2163.79%0.71%
Tawintawin1.74%1,5641,5093.64%0.68%
Telbang3.89%3,4883,3394.46%0.83%
Victoria2.61%2,3452,2534.08%0.76%
Alaminos Total89,70885,0255.51%1.03%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Alaminos for the fiscal year of 2016 was 477,774,464.01.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009296,380,145.53
2010322,643,618.298.86%
2011347,354,306.767.66%
2012315,893,313.17-9.06%
2013328,703,421.754.06%
2014381,574,717.8716.08%
2015434,923,844.4013.98%
2016477,774,464.019.85%

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 Alaminos is 5 to 9, with 9,702 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 962 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,718
1 to 47,522
5 to 99,702
10 to 149,224
15 to 198,752
20 to 247,475
25 to 296,726
30 to 346,204
35 to 395,984
40 to 445,446
45 to 494,991
50 to 544,204
55 to 593,451
60 to 642,756
65 to 692,105
70 to 741,454
75 to 79962
80 and over1,032
Total89,708

Historical population

The population of Alaminos grew from 30,250 in 1960 to 89,708 in 2015, an increase of 59,458 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.03%, or an increase of 4,683 people, from the previous population of 85,025 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
30,250
38,7732.46%
42,4961.86%
47,7152.34%
59,3632.21%
65,1301.75%
73,4482.61%
79,7881.15%
85,0252.34%
89,7081.03%

Location

The city center of Alaminos is situated at approximately 16° 9' North, 119° 59' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 18.2 meters or 59.8 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 Alaminos are Dagupan, San Carlos, San Fernando, Urdaneta, Baguio, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are Mabini, Bani, Anda, Sual, Burgos, and Agno. Its distance from the national capital is 203.81 kilometers (126.64 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 203.81 kilometers (126.64 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S32°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 89,708, ranked 186 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 63.42 square kilometers, ranked 651 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 546 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 326 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.03%, ranked 1,197 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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