Lingayen, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count32
Postal code2401
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesLingayen Gulf [South China Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)62.76 km2 (24.23 sq mi)
Population (2015)103,278
Density (2015)1,646 / km2 (4,262 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 1' North, 120° 14' East (16.0206, 120.2306)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.7 meters (28.4 feet)

Lingayen is a coastal municipality in the province of Pangasinan. It serves as the provincial capital.

The municipality has a land area of 62.76 square kilometers or 24.23 square miles which constitutes 1.15% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 103,278. This represented 3.49% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 2.05% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,646 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,262 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lingayen has 32 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)
Aliwekwek1.39%1,4371,4221.05%0.20%
Baay5.45%5,6335,4912.59%0.49%
Balangobong1.37%1,4121,4000.86%0.16%
Balococ2.21%2,2832,0958.97%1.65%
Bantayan1.14%1,1811,1810.00%0.00%
Basing2.68%2,7702,50410.62%1.94%
Capandanan2.32%2,3992,3880.46%0.09%
Domalandan Center2.11%2,1782,1451.54%0.29%
Domalandan East2.32%2,3942,3790.63%0.12%
Domalandan West2.85%2,9402,56414.66%2.64%
Dorongan0.32%329366-10.11%-2.01%
Dulag1.60%1,6541,44714.31%2.58%
Estanza3.96%4,0884,0271.51%0.29%
Lasip1.91%1,9701,56925.56%4.43%
Libsong East5.98%6,1766,0701.75%0.33%
Libsong West4.84%4,9944,9610.67%0.13%
Malawa2.18%2,2551,76128.05%4.82%
Malimpuec3.55%3,6693,4466.47%1.20%
Maniboc7.43%7,6707,3973.69%0.69%
Matalava2.74%2,8272,7961.11%0.21%
Naguelguel2.95%3,0512,8566.83%1.27%
Namolan2.43%2,5072,26810.54%1.93%
Pangapisan North7.10%7,3367,539-2.69%-0.52%
Pangapisan Sur1.83%1,8871,49026.64%4.60%
Poblacion11.85%12,23812,642-3.20%-0.62%
Quibaol2.68%2,7662,34817.80%3.17%
Rosario2.04%2,1062,0144.57%0.85%
Sabangan1.44%1,4841,32312.17%2.21%
Talogtog0.62%64150925.93%4.49%
Tonton5.15%5,3164,9716.94%1.29%
Tumbar1.79%1,8471,7068.26%1.52%
Wawa1.78%1,8401,66510.51%1.92%
Lingayen Total103,27898,7404.60%0.86%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lingayen for the fiscal year of 2016 was 209,152,018.15.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009116,806,202.10
2010122,496,610.264.87%
2011135,690,867.9110.77%
2012132,007,557.73-2.71%
2013148,594,193.2712.56%
2014169,355,310.1913.97%
2015192,423,245.7613.62%
2016209,152,018.158.69%

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 Lingayen is 5 to 9, with 10,919 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1,120 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,987
1 to 48,662
5 to 910,919
10 to 1410,737
15 to 1910,212
20 to 249,303
25 to 298,050
30 to 347,216
35 to 396,896
40 to 445,869
45 to 495,304
50 to 544,702
55 to 593,863
60 to 643,092
65 to 692,485
70 to 741,627
75 to 791,120
80 and over1,234
Total103,278

Historical population

The population of Lingayen grew from 45,321 in 1960 to 103,278 in 2015, an increase of 57,957 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.86%, or an increase of 4,538 people, from the previous population of 98,740 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
45,321
56,0962.11%
59,0341.03%
65,1872.00%
77,8371.79%
80,7580.69%
88,8912.08%
95,7731.03%
98,7401.12%
103,2780.86%

Location

The municipal center of Lingayen is situated at approximately 16° 1' North, 120° 14' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.7 meters or 28.4 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 Lingayen are Dagupan, San Carlos, Alaminos, Urdaneta, Baguio, and San Fernando. The nearest municipalities are Binmaley, Bugallon, Labrador, Calasiao, Aguilar, and Sual. Its distance from the national capital is 177.52 kilometers (110.30 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 177.52 kilometers (110.30 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S27°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 103,278, ranked 149 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 24.23 square kilometers, ranked 1,241 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,646 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 91 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.86%, ranked 954 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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