Bugallon, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count24
Postal code2416
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)189.64 km2 (73.22 sq mi)
Population (2015)67,348
Density (2015)355 / km2 (920 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 57' North, 120° 13' East (15.9540, 120.2149)
Estimated elevation above sea level12.4 meters (40.6 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 189.64 square kilometers or 73.22 square miles which constitutes 3.48% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 67,348. This represented 2.28% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 1.34% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 355 inhabitants per square kilometer or 920 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bugallon has 24 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)
Angarian2.48%1,6721,51410.44%1.91%
Asinan2.84%1,9111,8791.70%0.32%
Bacabac3.13%2,1051,90410.56%1.93%
Banaga2.92%1,9691,9043.41%0.64%
Bolaoen3.19%2,1482,0534.63%0.86%
Buenlag2.42%1,6301,726-5.56%-1.08%
Cabayaoasan2.83%1,9041,59719.22%3.40%
Cayanga4.02%2,7072,5675.45%1.02%
Gueset3.62%2,4382,3115.50%1.02%
Hacienda5.31%3,5753,3187.75%1.43%
Laguit Centro2.48%1,6721,5438.36%1.54%
Laguit Padilla4.99%3,3642,73423.04%4.03%
Magtaking8.76%5,8985,8670.53%0.10%
Pangascasan2.71%1,8221,8090.72%0.14%
Pantal2.83%1,9092,205-13.42%-2.71%
Poblacion14.85%9,9999,04110.60%1.94%
Polong4.01%2,7022,6800.82%0.16%
Portic3.36%2,2642,1475.45%1.02%
Salasa4.35%2,9272,8432.95%0.56%
Salomague Norte1.98%1,3341,348-1.04%-0.20%
Salomague Sur4.31%2,9022,9020.00%0.00%
Samat2.64%1,7761,824-2.63%-0.51%
San Francisco2.09%1,4071,465-3.96%-0.77%
Umanday7.89%5,3135,0724.75%0.89%
Bugallon Total67,34864,2534.82%0.90%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bugallon for the fiscal year of 2016 was 146,135,673.76.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200978,295,937.09
201083,989,802.897.27%
201191,987,028.949.52%
201292,179,276.420.21%
2013102,148,266.7110.81%
2014116,205,615.7713.76%
2015133,037,491.9614.48%
2016146,135,673.769.85%

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 Bugallon is 5 to 9, with 7,873 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 672 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,498
1 to 46,138
5 to 97,873
10 to 147,646
15 to 196,934
20 to 245,648
25 to 294,807
30 to 344,521
35 to 394,080
40 to 443,556
45 to 493,399
50 to 542,927
55 to 592,484
60 to 641,893
65 to 691,499
70 to 74975
75 to 79672
80 and over798
Total67,348

Historical population

The population of Bugallon grew from 24,698 in 1960 to 67,348 in 2015, an increase of 42,650 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.90%, or an increase of 3,095 people, from the previous population of 64,253 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
24,698
31,6572.46%
35,9812.60%
39,0721.66%
47,4121.95%
50,4781.18%
57,4452.81%
62,2371.11%
64,2531.17%
67,3480.90%

Location

The municipal center of Bugallon is situated at approximately 15° 57' North, 120° 13' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.4 meters or 40.6 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 Bugallon are San Carlos, Dagupan, Alaminos, Urdaneta, Baguio, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are Lingayen, Aguilar, Binmaley, Labrador, Calasiao, and Sual. Its distance from the national capital is 171.79 kilometers (106.74 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 171.79 kilometers (106.74 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S29°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 67,348, ranked 298 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 73.22 square kilometers, ranked 551 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 355 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 529 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.90%, ranked 887 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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