Pozorrubio, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count34
Postal code2435
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)134.60 km2 (51.97 sq mi)
Population (2015)69,555
Density (2015)517 / km2 (1,338 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 7' North, 120° 33' East (16.1104, 120.5458)
Estimated elevation above sea level56.9 meters (186.5 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 134.60 square kilometers or 51.97 square miles which constitutes 2.47% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 69,555. This represented 2.35% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 1.38% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 517 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,338 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pozorrubio has 34 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)
Alipangpang8.10%5,6345,5960.68%0.13%
Amagbagan3.57%2,4802,3993.38%0.63%
Balacag1.16%8061,047-23.02%-4.86%
Banding1.43%99679026.08%4.51%
Bantugan1.50%1,0469668.28%1.53%
Batakil3.98%2,7702,7480.80%0.15%
Bobonan3.80%2,6452,695-1.86%-0.36%
Buneg2.75%1,9141,73010.64%1.94%
Cablong2.57%1,7911,6677.44%1.38%
Casanfernandoan1.63%1,1371,0656.76%1.25%
Castaño1.45%1,0109229.54%1.75%
Dilan5.34%3,7143,6840.81%0.15%
Don Benito2.01%1,3971,407-0.71%-0.14%
Haway0.90%628677-7.24%-1.42%
Imbalbalatong3.16%2,2002,1014.71%0.88%
Inoman3.41%2,3722,1759.06%1.66%
Laoac1.74%1,20793329.37%5.02%
Maambal1.89%1,3151,2396.13%1.14%
Malasin2.91%2,0211,8539.07%1.67%
Malokiat1.63%1,1361,200-5.33%-1.04%
Manaol2.06%1,4351,450-1.03%-0.20%
Nama4.45%3,0952,81210.06%1.84%
Nantangalan2.50%1,7421,50415.82%2.84%
Palacpalac4.13%2,8712,8411.06%0.20%
Palguyod4.37%3,0432,9782.18%0.41%
Poblacion I3.71%2,5782,4784.04%0.76%
Poblacion II1.87%1,2991,305-0.46%-0.09%
Poblacion III2.17%1,5101,612-6.33%-1.24%
Poblacion IV2.33%1,6211,21533.42%5.64%
Rosario7.46%5,1874,8776.36%1.18%
Sugcong2.74%1,9061,8383.70%0.69%
Talogtog3.31%2,3031,99515.44%2.77%
Tulnac1.27%88567431.31%5.32%
Villegas2.68%1,8611,63813.61%2.46%
Pozorrubio Total69,55566,1115.21%0.97%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pozorrubio for the fiscal year of 2016 was 171,000,368.15.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200992,450,503.98
2010102,745,271.0411.14%
2011112,980,192.349.96%
2012113,188,070.540.18%
2013127,830,573.1712.94%
2014142,486,379.6511.47%
2015158,337,378.9011.12%
2016171,000,368.158.00%

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 Pozorrubio is 5 to 9, with 7,027 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 793 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,429
1 to 45,522
5 to 97,027
10 to 146,857
15 to 196,404
20 to 246,157
25 to 295,424
30 to 344,969
35 to 394,697
40 to 444,141
45 to 493,991
50 to 543,270
55 to 592,932
60 to 642,305
65 to 691,748
70 to 741,094
75 to 79793
80 and over795
Total69,555

Historical population

The population of Pozorrubio grew from 26,625 in 1960 to 69,555 in 2015, an increase of 42,930 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 3,444 people, from the previous population of 66,111 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
26,625
33,0062.12%
35,6181.54%
38,2571.44%
48,4602.39%
52,3781.47%
58,2522.31%
63,6891.24%
66,1111.37%
69,5550.97%

Location

The municipal center of Pozorrubio is situated at approximately 16° 7' North, 120° 33' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 56.9 meters or 186.5 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 Pozorrubio are Urdaneta, Dagupan, San Carlos, Baguio, Muñoz, and San Jose. The nearest municipalities are Laoac, Sison, Binalonan, Manaoag, San Jacinto, and Mapandan. Its distance from the national capital is 174.51 kilometers (108.43 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 174.51 kilometers (108.43 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S15°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 69,555, ranked 279 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 51.97 square kilometers, ranked 770 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 517 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 342 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.97%, ranked 1 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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