Dagupan

Summary data
Typecity (independent component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count31
Postal code2400
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesLingayen Gulf [South China Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)37.23 km2 (14.37 sq mi)
Population (2015)171,271
Density (2015)4,600 / km2 (11,919 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 3' North, 120° 20' East (16.0424, 120.3375)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.0 meters (26.2 feet)

Dagupan is a coastal independent component city in the province of Pangasinan.

The city has a land area of 37.23 square kilometers or 14.37 square miles which constitutes 0.68% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 171,271. This represented 5.79% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 3.41% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 4,600 inhabitants per square kilometer or 11,919 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dagupan has 31 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)
Bacayao Norte2.03%3,4763,2835.88%1.09%
Bacayao Sur1.57%2,6862,6322.05%0.39%
Barangay I0.39%664673-1.34%-0.26%
Barangay II1.50%2,5622,824-9.28%-1.84%
Barangay IV0.70%1,20184142.81%7.02%
Bolosan2.26%3,8723,8620.26%0.05%
Bonuan Binloc5.55%9,5068,24615.28%2.74%
Bonuan Boquig8.38%14,35413,6864.88%0.91%
Bonuan Gueset13.65%23,37322,0426.04%1.12%
Calmay4.07%6,9726,7063.97%0.74%
Carael2.84%4,8724,7322.96%0.56%
Caranglaan4.37%7,4856,45915.88%2.85%
Herrero1.44%2,4742,4281.89%0.36%
Lasip Chico1.16%1,9831,37044.74%7.29%
Lasip Grande1.65%2,8182,6227.48%1.38%
Lomboy0.78%1,3371,367-2.19%-0.42%
Lucao5.99%10,2529,7485.17%0.96%
Malued5.59%9,5819,4061.86%0.35%
Mamalingling0.97%1,6531,45613.53%2.45%
Mangin2.35%4,0193,7008.62%1.59%
Mayombo4.05%6,9437,937-12.52%-2.52%
Pantal10.42%17,84117,1743.88%0.73%
Poblacion Oeste2.72%4,6514,5232.83%0.53%
Pogo Chico2.77%4,7474,6033.13%0.59%
Pogo Grande1.29%2,2112,1124.69%0.88%
Pugaro Suit3.06%5,2334,75710.01%1.83%
Salapingao1.75%2,9962,8903.67%0.69%
Salisay1.25%2,1402,1340.28%0.05%
Tambac1.33%2,2722,328-2.41%-0.46%
Tapuac2.43%4,1544,391-5.40%-1.05%
Tebeng1.72%2,9432,7447.25%1.34%
Dagupan Total171,271163,6764.64%0.87%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dagupan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 756,078,443.25.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009480,710,781.57
2010505,140,655.285.08%
2011552,095,854.879.30%
2012529,712,388.28-4.05%
2013570,236,089.627.65%
2014645,693,549.6913.23%
2015706,794,558.799.46%
2016756,078,443.256.97%

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 Dagupan is 5 to 9, with 17,581 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,492 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13,416
1 to 413,795
5 to 917,581
10 to 1417,218
15 to 1917,497
20 to 2416,216
25 to 2913,931
30 to 3412,707
35 to 3911,751
40 to 449,983
45 to 499,153
50 to 547,625
55 to 596,341
60 to 644,989
65 to 693,860
70 to 742,179
75 to 791,537
80 and over1,492
Total171,271

Historical population

The population of Dagupan grew from 63,191 in 1960 to 171,271 in 2015, an increase of 108,080 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.87%, or an increase of 7,595 people, from the previous population of 163,676 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
63,191
83,5822.77%
90,0921.52%
98,3441.77%
122,2472.20%
126,2140.60%
130,3280.69%
149,5541.92%
163,6763.34%
171,2710.87%

Location

The city center of Dagupan is situated at approximately 16° 3' North, 120° 20' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.2 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 Dagupan are San Carlos, Urdaneta, Alaminos, Baguio, San Fernando, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are Calasiao, Mangaldan, Binmaley, Santa Barbara, San Jacinto, and San Fabian. Its distance from the national capital is 174.83 kilometers (108.63 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 174.83 kilometers (108.63 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S23°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 171,271, ranked 63 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 14.37 square kilometers, ranked 1,443 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 4,600 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 33 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.87%, ranked 846 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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