Burgos, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count14
Postal code2410
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)131.32 km2 (50.70 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,637
Density (2015)165 / km2 (427 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 4' North, 119° 52' East (16.0593, 119.8649)
Estimated elevation above sea level92.8 meters (304.4 feet)

Burgos is a coastal municipality in the province of Pangasinan.

The municipality has a land area of 131.32 square kilometers or 50.70 square miles which constitutes 2.41% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 21,637. This represented 0.73% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 0.43% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 165 inhabitants per square kilometer or 427 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Burgos has 14 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)
Anapao2.20%47635135.61%5.97%
Cacayasen7.21%1,5591,31418.65%3.31%
Concordia5.24%1,13392422.62%3.96%
Don Matias6.65%1,4381,481-2.90%-0.56%
Ilio‑ilio10.51%2,2751,87821.14%3.72%
Papallasen7.94%1,7181,47216.71%2.99%
Poblacion14.70%3,1802,52425.99%4.50%
Pogoruac11.12%2,4051,94323.78%4.15%
San Miguel5.03%1,0881,0246.25%1.16%
San Pascual6.89%1,4911,19025.29%4.39%
San Vicente4.21%9108418.20%1.51%
Sapa Grande6.11%1,3211,15814.08%2.54%
Sapa Pequeña4.48%9709294.41%0.83%
Tambacan7.73%1,6731,28630.09%5.14%
Burgos Total21,63718,31518.14%3.22%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Burgos for the fiscal year of 2016 was 75,753,052.75.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200945,953,923.58
201048,696,160.905.97%
201153,015,954.558.87%
201253,569,514.321.04%
201356,567,681.395.60%
201462,572,149.4410.61%
201571,194,496.6513.78%
201675,753,052.756.40%

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 Burgos is 15 to 19, with 2,057 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 278 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1416
1 to 41,687
5 to 92,053
10 to 141,955
15 to 192,057
20 to 241,958
25 to 291,785
30 to 341,591
35 to 391,370
40 to 441,259
45 to 491,181
50 to 541,049
55 to 59887
60 to 64735
65 to 69580
70 to 74405
75 to 79278
80 and over391
Total21,637

Historical population

The population of Burgos grew from 10,030 in 1960 to 21,637 in 2015, an increase of 11,607 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.22%, or an increase of 3,322 people, from the previous population of 18,315 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,030
10,5860.53%
12,4303.27%
12,8170.61%
14,7741.43%
17,0032.67%
18,1421.40%
20,1871.48%
18,315-3.48%
21,6373.22%

Location

The municipal center of Burgos is situated at approximately 16° 4' North, 119° 52' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 92.8 meters or 304.4 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 Burgos are Alaminos, Dagupan, San Carlos, Urdaneta, San Fernando, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are Dasol, Mabini, Agno, Bani, Sual, and Infanta. Its distance from the national capital is 201.86 kilometers (125.43 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 201.86 kilometers (125.43 miles) to the Southeast (S36°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 21,637, ranked 1,164 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 50.70 square kilometers, ranked 790 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 165 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,054 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 3.22%, ranked 1,035 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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