Rosales, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count37
Postal code2441
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)66.39 km2 (25.63 sq mi)
Population (2015)63,081
Density (2015)950 / km2 (2,461 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 53' North, 120° 38' East (15.8915, 120.6331)
Estimated elevation above sea level36.9 meters (120.9 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 66.39 square kilometers or 25.63 square miles which constitutes 1.22% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 63,081. This represented 2.13% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 1.26% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 950 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,461 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Rosales has 37 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)
Acop3.19%2,0151,9254.68%0.87%
Bakitbakit1.35%854899-5.01%-0.97%
Balingcanaway3.18%2,0041,46336.98%6.17%
Cabalaoangan Norte2.92%1,8401,6968.49%1.56%
Cabalaoangan Sur3.57%2,2552,2510.18%0.03%
Calanutan2.04%1,2901,2037.23%1.34%
Camangaan1.83%1,1541,0806.85%1.27%
Capitan Tomas2.24%1,4111,3583.90%0.73%
Carmay East4.73%2,9852,9012.90%0.54%
Carmay West1.23%7757661.17%0.22%
Carmen East6.22%3,9213,6716.81%1.26%
Carmen West4.42%2,7882,7341.98%0.37%
Casanicolasan1.84%1,1621,03212.60%2.28%
Coliling3.12%1,9651,8545.99%1.11%
Don Antonio Village1.41%8898603.37%0.63%
Guiling5.15%3,2463,2290.53%0.10%
Palakipak2.98%1,8801,20655.89%8.82%
Pangaoan2.40%1,5151,4018.14%1.50%
Rabago3.46%2,1852,1362.29%0.43%
Rizal2.24%1,4151,27311.15%2.03%
Salvacion1.77%1,1181,0823.33%0.63%
San Angel1.48%9328499.78%1.79%
San Antonio1.95%1,2271,1368.01%1.48%
San Bartolome2.30%1,4521,3428.20%1.51%
San Isidro2.23%1,4061,3097.41%1.37%
San Luis1.67%1,0541,0440.96%0.18%
San Pedro East2.83%1,7851,6239.98%1.83%
San Pedro West3.10%1,9542,277-14.19%-2.87%
San Vicente0.72%4554237.57%1.40%
Station District5.08%3,2073,0196.23%1.16%
Tomana East2.17%1,3671,20513.44%2.43%
Tomana West4.94%3,1182,9804.63%0.87%
Zone I1.98%1,2511,2361.21%0.23%
Zone II1.14%722728-0.82%-0.16%
Zone III1.44%908979-7.25%-1.42%
Zone IV2.51%1,5831,5531.93%0.36%
Zone V3.16%1,9931,9641.48%0.28%
Rosales Total63,08159,6875.69%1.06%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Rosales for the fiscal year of 2016 was 185,256,501.82.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200992,682,463.26
2010102,149,331.7210.21%
2011123,300,469.5820.71%
2012125,818,876.912.04%
2013134,279,100.896.72%
2014155,690,856.7715.95%
2015169,139,991.238.64%
2016185,256,501.829.53%

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 Rosales is 5 to 9, with 6,508 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 716 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,331
1 to 45,327
5 to 96,508
10 to 146,125
15 to 195,457
20 to 245,463
25 to 295,085
30 to 344,641
35 to 394,093
40 to 443,777
45 to 493,462
50 to 543,088
55 to 592,634
60 to 642,022
65 to 691,585
70 to 74997
75 to 79716
80 and over770
Total63,081

Historical population

The population of Rosales grew from 24,347 in 1960 to 63,081 in 2015, an increase of 38,734 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.06%, or an increase of 3,394 people, from the previous population of 59,687 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
24,347
29,5301.91%
34,3553.08%
36,5821.26%
45,2752.16%
47,6160.95%
52,0861.94%
57,7021.42%
59,6871.24%
63,0811.06%

Location

The municipal center of Rosales is situated at approximately 15° 53' North, 120° 38' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 36.9 meters or 120.9 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 Rosales are Urdaneta, San Carlos, Muñoz, Dagupan, San Jose, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are Balungao, Villasis, Santo Tomas, San Manuel, Santa Maria, and Cuyapo. Its distance from the national capital is 148.69 kilometers (92.39 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 148.69 kilometers (92.39 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S14°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 63,081, ranked 337 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 25.63 square kilometers, ranked 1,212 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 950 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 170 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.06%, ranked 245 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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