Natividad, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count18
Postal code2446
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)134.36 km2 (51.88 sq mi)
Population (2015)24,299
Density (2015)181 / km2 (468 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 3' North, 120° 48' East (16.0427, 120.7946)
Estimated elevation above sea level90.8 meters (297.8 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 134.36 square kilometers or 51.88 square miles which constitutes 2.46% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 24,299. This represented 0.82% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 0.48% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 181 inhabitants per square kilometer or 468 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Natividad has 18 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)
Barangobong3.26%7927643.66%0.69%
Batchelor East5.34%1,2981,2365.02%0.94%
Batchelor West4.81%1,1681,1481.74%0.33%
Burgos3.88%9439044.31%0.81%
Cacandungan5.81%1,4121,3514.52%0.84%
Calapugan5.33%1,2951,2225.97%1.11%
Canarem4.69%1,1391,0934.21%0.79%
Luna6.12%1,4881,4165.08%0.95%
Poblacion East7.91%1,9211,8285.09%0.95%
Poblacion West7.24%1,7601,52215.64%2.80%
Rizal3.44%8367886.09%1.13%
Salud7.03%1,7081,5947.15%1.32%
San Eugenio6.59%1,6011,5771.52%0.29%
San Macario Norte4.75%1,1541,03211.82%2.15%
San Macario Sur4.67%1,1351,0498.20%1.51%
San Maximo6.46%1,5691,39512.47%2.26%
San Miguel9.64%2,3432,03115.36%2.76%
Silag3.03%737763-3.41%-0.66%
Natividad Total24,29922,7136.98%1.29%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Natividad for the fiscal year of 2016 was 77,509,881.05.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200943,268,942.38
201045,834,830.885.93%
201150,502,878.0510.18%
201249,793,331.41-1.40%
201355,008,774.2410.47%
201462,136,803.5212.96%
201569,971,497.9512.61%
201677,509,881.0510.77%

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 Natividad is 5 to 9, with 2,575 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 343 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1447
1 to 41,886
5 to 92,575
10 to 142,562
15 to 192,269
20 to 241,953
25 to 291,840
30 to 341,712
35 to 391,585
40 to 441,427
45 to 491,362
50 to 541,112
55 to 59972
60 to 64784
65 to 69657
70 to 74427
75 to 79343
80 and over386
Total24,299

Historical population

The population of Natividad grew from 10,490 in 1960 to 24,299 in 2015, an increase of 13,809 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.29%, or an increase of 1,586 people, from the previous population of 22,713 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,490
13,5922.57%
14,4161.19%
15,2461.13%
17,0101.10%
18,0701.14%
19,8702.06%
21,5601.13%
22,7131.91%
24,2991.29%

Location

The municipal center of Natividad is situated at approximately 16° 3' North, 120° 48' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 90.8 meters or 297.8 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 Natividad are Urdaneta, San Jose, Muñoz, Baguio, Dagupan, and San Carlos. The nearest municipalities are San Nicolas, Tayug, San Quintin, Santa Maria, Umingan, and San Manuel. Its distance from the national capital is 161.91 kilometers (100.60 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 161.91 kilometers (100.60 miles) to the South (S7°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 24,299, ranked 1,065 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 51.88 square kilometers, ranked 774 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 181 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 996 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.29%, ranked 182 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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