Palacu, Municipality of Amulung, Province of Cagayan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceCagayan
MunicipalityAmulung
Postal code3505
Population (2015)190
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.8524, 121.7100

Palacu is a barangay in the municipality of Amulung, in the province of Cagayan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 190. This represented 0.40% of the total population of Amulung.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palacu is 15 to 19, with 23 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11
1 to 419
5 to 922
10 to 1416
15 to 1923
20 to 2420
25 to 2911
30 to 349
35 to 3919
40 to 4411
45 to 4910
50 to 543
55 to 594
60 to 643
65 to 697
70 to 744
75 to 796
80 and over2
Total190

Historical population

The population of Palacu grew from 168 in 1990 to 190 in 2015, an increase of 22 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.60%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 166 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
168
159-1.03%
1610.27%
139-2.01%
1666.67%
1902.60%

Location

Palacu is situated at approximately 17.8524, 121.7100, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.2 meters or 26.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palacu shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.