Infanta, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count13
Postal code2412
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)254.29 km2 (98.18 sq mi)
Population (2015)24,584
Density (2015)97 / km2 (250 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 50' North, 119° 54' East (15.8250, 119.9056)
Estimated elevation above sea level11.6 meters (38.2 feet)

Infanta is a coastal municipality in the province of Pangasinan.

The municipality has a land area of 254.29 square kilometers or 98.18 square miles which constitutes 4.67% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 24,584. This represented 0.83% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 0.49% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 97 inhabitants per square kilometer or 250 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Infanta has 13 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)
Babuyan2.27%5595246.68%1.24%
Bamban11.65%2,8642,8500.49%0.09%
Batang5.55%1,3651,3382.02%0.38%
Bayambang10.03%2,4662,3524.85%0.91%
Cato18.83%4,6294,5850.96%0.18%
Doliman5.81%1,4291,3515.77%1.07%
Fatima8.91%2,1902,1850.23%0.04%
Maya4.70%1,1551,1421.14%0.22%
Nangalisan5.10%1,2531,03121.53%3.78%
Nayom6.87%1,6881,41819.04%3.37%
Pita4.02%98989210.87%1.98%
Poblacion13.24%3,2563,0805.71%1.06%
Potol3.01%7417074.81%0.90%
Infanta Total24,58423,4554.81%0.90%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Infanta for the fiscal year of 2016 was 98,392,489.45.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200956,879,678.22
201060,144,237.495.74%
201164,992,703.578.06%
201264,182,304.98-1.25%
201370,134,753.389.27%
201477,979,476.6011.19%
201589,933,119.8715.33%
201698,392,489.459.41%

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 Infanta is 5 to 9, with 2,919 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 250 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1570
1 to 42,303
5 to 92,919
10 to 142,768
15 to 192,359
20 to 241,903
25 to 291,818
30 to 341,649
35 to 391,503
40 to 441,383
45 to 491,353
50 to 541,118
55 to 59875
60 to 64692
65 to 69531
70 to 74327
75 to 79250
80 and over263
Total24,584

Historical population

The population of Infanta grew from 7,582 in 1960 to 24,584 in 2015, an increase of 17,002 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.90%, or an increase of 1,129 people, from the previous population of 23,455 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,582
10,4693.21%
11,3361.61%
12,3231.68%
16,1492.74%
18,8392.93%
20,6321.97%
23,7311.95%
23,455-0.42%
24,5840.90%

Location

The municipal center of Infanta is situated at approximately 15° 50' North, 119° 54' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.6 meters or 38.2 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 Infanta are Alaminos, San Carlos, Dagupan, Urdaneta, Tarlac City, and San Fernando. The nearest municipalities are Santa Cruz, Dasol, Candelaria, Burgos, Mabini, and Masinloc. Its distance from the national capital is 178.83 kilometers (111.12 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 178.83 kilometers (111.12 miles) to the Southeast (S40°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 24,584, ranked 1,058 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 98.18 square kilometers, ranked 384 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 97 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,288 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.90%, ranked 1,450 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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