Villasis, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count21
Postal code2427
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)75.83 km2 (29.28 sq mi)
Population (2015)62,333
Density (2015)822 / km2 (2,129 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 54' North, 120° 35' East (15.9015, 120.5883)
Estimated elevation above sea level30.0 meters (98.4 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 75.83 square kilometers or 29.28 square miles which constitutes 1.39% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 62,333. This represented 2.11% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 1.24% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 822 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,129 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Villasis has 21 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)
Amamperez7.82%4,8764,7821.97%0.37%
Bacag9.49%5,9145,7213.37%0.63%
Barangobong6.02%3,7523,5017.17%1.33%
Barraca3.24%2,0221,8916.93%1.28%
Capulaan5.58%3,4783,07313.18%2.39%
Caramutan5.76%3,5883,4075.31%0.99%
La Paz1.70%1,0571,064-0.66%-0.13%
Labit2.06%1,2841,1798.91%1.64%
Lipay5.93%3,6943,4925.78%1.08%
Lomboy2.68%1,6691,5984.44%0.83%
Piaz8.41%5,2414,8488.11%1.50%
Puelay11.74%7,3197,1592.23%0.42%
San Blas4.96%3,0943,0780.52%0.10%
San Nicolas3.47%2,1661,86815.95%2.86%
Tombod3.73%2,3222,1368.71%1.60%
Unzad5.88%3,6633,4904.96%0.93%
Zone I2.69%1,6791,43017.41%3.10%
Zone II3.94%2,4542,16113.56%2.45%
Zone III1.83%1,1411,149-0.70%-0.13%
Zone IV1.82%1,1361,138-0.18%-0.03%
Zone V1.26%784946-17.12%-3.51%
Villasis Total62,33359,1115.45%1.02%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Villasis for the fiscal year of 2016 was 155,722,224.35.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200992,504,199.39
2010124,734,789.8134.84%
2011106,224,759.15-14.84%
2012107,097,525.820.82%
2013113,372,579.355.86%
2014127,942,036.4412.85%
2015142,334,986.3111.25%
2016155,722,224.359.41%

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 Villasis is 5 to 9, with 6,217 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 773 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,121
1 to 44,819
5 to 96,217
10 to 146,063
15 to 195,507
20 to 245,236
25 to 294,839
30 to 344,701
35 to 394,410
40 to 443,864
45 to 493,498
50 to 543,043
55 to 592,571
60 to 642,115
65 to 691,697
70 to 741,029
75 to 79773
80 and over830
Total62,333

Historical population

The population of Villasis grew from 27,037 in 1960 to 62,333 in 2015, an increase of 35,296 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 3,222 people, from the previous population of 59,111 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
27,037
31,6761.56%
36,0802.65%
39,1261.63%
47,4751.95%
49,6570.85%
54,2241.90%
56,6680.61%
59,1111.55%
62,3331.02%

Location

The municipal center of Villasis is situated at approximately 15° 54' North, 120° 35' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 30.0 meters or 98.4 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 Villasis are Urdaneta, San Carlos, Dagupan, Muñoz, Tarlac City, and San Jose. The nearest municipalities are Santo Tomas, Rosales, Balungao, Alcala, San Manuel, and Asingan. Its distance from the national capital is 151.03 kilometers (93.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 151.03 kilometers (93.85 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S16°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 62,333, ranked 342 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 29.28 square kilometers, ranked 1,144 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 822 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 205 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.02%, ranked 1,320 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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