Rizal, Province of Cagayan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceCagayan
Barangay count29
Postal code3526
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)124.40 km2 (48.03 sq mi)
Population (2015)17,994
Density (2015)145 / km2 (375 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 51' North, 121° 21' East (17.8457, 121.3458)
Estimated elevation above sea level93.7 meters (307.3 feet)

Rizal is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Cagayan.

The municipality has a land area of 124.40 square kilometers or 48.03 square miles which constitutes 1.34% of Cagayan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 17,994. This represented 1.50% of the total population of Cagayan province, or 0.52% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 145 inhabitants per square kilometer or 375 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Rizal has 29 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)
Anagguan4.05%7286679.15%1.68%
Anungu0.98%17613728.47%4.89%
Anurturu0.85%15310940.37%6.67%
Balungcanag4.61%8301,021-18.71%-3.87%
Battut2.70%4854585.90%1.10%
Batu3.48%626716-12.57%-2.53%
Bural3.80%68358915.96%2.86%
Cambabangan2.45%440442-0.45%-0.09%
Capacuan2.24%403436-7.57%-1.49%
Dunggan2.52%454543-16.39%-3.35%
Duyun5.94%1,0681,107-3.52%-0.68%
Gaddangao6.09%1,09698411.38%2.07%
Gaggabutan East4.65%8377984.89%0.91%
Gaggabutan West7.13%1,2831,299-1.23%-0.24%
Illuru Norte3.81%685739-7.31%-1.43%
Illuru Sur6.82%1,2281,1992.42%0.46%
Lattut4.26%76763321.17%3.72%
Linno2.72%4894606.30%1.17%
Liwan2.21%3973785.03%0.94%
Mabbang2.83%510601-15.14%-3.08%
Masi3.81%686716-4.19%-0.81%
Mauanan4.95%8911,010-11.78%-2.36%
Minanga0.61%110112-1.79%-0.34%
Nanauatan2.22%400428-6.54%-1.28%
Nanungaran2.96%532632-15.82%-3.23%
Pasingan1.64%296313-5.43%-1.06%
Poblacion3.52%634940-32.55%-7.22%
San Juan3.63%654655-0.15%-0.03%
Sinicking2.52%453470-3.62%-0.70%
Rizal Total17,99418,592-3.22%-0.62%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Rizal for the fiscal year of 2016 was 66,709,077.82.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200936,642,557.35
201039,122,134.526.77%
201142,925,151.599.72%
201241,443,569.10-3.45%
201347,969,093.8915.75%
201452,785,214.0810.04%
201561,502,535.0016.51%
201666,709,077.828.47%

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 Rizal is 20 to 24, with 1,735 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 206 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1340
1 to 41,534
5 to 91,698
10 to 141,685
15 to 191,732
20 to 241,735
25 to 291,437
30 to 341,228
35 to 391,148
40 to 441,112
45 to 49940
50 to 54936
55 to 59740
60 to 64604
65 to 69384
70 to 74317
75 to 79218
80 and over206
Total17,994

Historical population

The population of Rizal grew from 7,423 in 1960 to 17,994 in 2015, an increase of 10,571 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.62%, or a decrease of 598 people, from the previous population of 18,592 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,423
10,4603.41%
11,3621.67%
11,4490.15%
12,4780.86%
13,9012.04%
14,9291.54%
16,7911.63%
18,5923.78%
17,994-0.62%

Location

The municipal center of Rizal is situated at approximately 17° 51' North, 121° 21' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 93.7 meters or 307.3 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 Rizal are Tabuk, Tuguegarao, Batac, Laoag, Ilagan, and Vigan. The nearest municipalities are Conner, Piat, Tuao, Santo Niño, Kabugao, and Pinukpuk. Its distance from the national capital is 362.33 kilometers (225.14 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Conner, Apayao, 5.94 kilometers (3.69 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S24°W)
  • Piat, Cagayan, 15.13 kilometers (9.40 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S67°E)
  • Tuao, Cagayan, 16.90 kilometers (10.50 miles) to the Southeast (S43°E)
  • Santo Niño, Cagayan, 24.05 kilometers (14.94 miles) to the East (N80°E)
  • Kabugao, Apayao, 26.04 kilometers (16.18 miles) to the Northwest (N41°W)
  • Pinukpuk, Kalinga, 30.18 kilometers (18.76 miles) to the South (S4°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 362.33 kilometers (225.14 miles) to the South (S6°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 17,994, ranked 1,312 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 48.03 square kilometers, ranked 874 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 145 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,166 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.62%, ranked 753 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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