Burgos, Province of Isabela

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceIsabela
Barangay count14
Postal code3322
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)73.10 km2 (28.22 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,784
Density (2015)325 / km2 (843 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 4' North, 121° 42' East (17.0680, 121.6937)
Estimated elevation above sea level57.0 meters (187.0 feet)

Burgos is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Isabela.

The municipality has a land area of 73.10 square kilometers or 28.22 square miles which constitutes 0.59% of Isabela's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,784. This represented 1.49% of the total population of Isabela province, or 0.69% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 325 inhabitants per square kilometer or 843 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Burgos has 14 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)
Bacnor East4.00%9529272.70%0.51%
Bacnor West5.68%1,3511,366-1.10%-0.21%
Caliguian27.05%6,4336,0935.58%1.04%
Catabban6.84%1,6261,46311.14%2.03%
Cullalabo del Norte5.67%1,3491,494-9.71%-1.93%
Cullalabo del Sur4.73%1,1261,1230.27%0.05%
Cullalabo San Antonio13.05%3,1032,8269.80%1.80%
Dalig4.74%1,1281,1061.99%0.38%
Malasin5.14%1,2221,1942.35%0.44%
Masigun1.95%46439617.17%3.06%
Raniag2.94%7006379.89%1.81%
San Bonifacio5.40%1,2851,07919.09%3.38%
San Miguel5.87%1,3951,3781.23%0.23%
San Roque6.94%1,6501,43914.66%2.64%
Burgos Total23,78422,5215.61%1.04%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Burgos for the fiscal year of 2016 was 67,337,909.23.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200938,918,230.13
20103,771,494.87-90.31%
2011355,338.42-90.58%
201244,230,622.8812,347.46%
201370,076,621.1058.43%
201454,650,096.43-22.01%
201561,195,892.2211.98%
201667,337,909.2310.04%

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 Burgos is 5 to 9, with 2,487 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 251 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1486
1 to 41,986
5 to 92,487
10 to 142,268
15 to 192,033
20 to 241,902
25 to 291,818
30 to 341,689
35 to 391,778
40 to 441,567
45 to 491,437
50 to 541,186
55 to 591,014
60 to 64747
65 to 69548
70 to 74335
75 to 79251
80 and over252
Total23,784

Historical population

The population of Burgos grew from 10,704 in 1970 to 23,784 in 2015, an increase of 13,080 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 1,263 people, from the previous population of 22,521 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,704
13,2594.39%
15,1382.69%
17,4851.45%
19,0521.62%
20,4221.50%
21,8980.97%
22,5211.03%
23,7841.04%

Location

The municipal center of Burgos is situated at approximately 17° 4' North, 121° 42' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 57.0 meters or 187.0 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 Burgos are Cauayan, Ilagan, Santiago, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, and Candon. The nearest municipalities are San Manuel, Quirino, Roxas, Aurora, Luna, and Cabatuan. Its distance from the national capital is 284.60 kilometers (176.84 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • San Manuel, Isabela, 8.31 kilometers (5.16 miles) to the Southwest (S52°W)
  • Quirino, Isabela, 8.83 kilometers (5.49 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N30°E)
  • Roxas, Isabela, 9.86 kilometers (6.13 miles) to the Northwest (N53°W)
  • Aurora, Isabela, 10.35 kilometers (6.43 miles) to the Southwest (S34°W)
  • Luna, Isabela, 11.67 kilometers (7.25 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S19°E)
  • Cabatuan, Isabela, 12.85 kilometers (7.98 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S11°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 284.60 kilometers (176.84 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S16°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,784, ranked 1,111 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 28.22 square kilometers, ranked 1,190 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 325 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 595 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.04%, ranked 1,615 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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