Cabagan, Province of Isabela

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceIsabela
Barangay count26
Postal code3328
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)430.40 km2 (166.18 sq mi)
Population (2015)50,174
Density (2015)117 / km2 (302 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 26' North, 121° 46' East (17.4263, 121.7649)
Estimated elevation above sea level33.8 meters (110.8 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 430.40 square kilometers or 166.18 square miles which constitutes 3.47% of Isabela's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 50,174. This represented 3.15% of the total population of Isabela province, or 1.45% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 117 inhabitants per square kilometer or 302 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Cabagan has 26 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)
Aggub3.42%1,7141,6722.51%0.47%
Anao6.90%3,4603,11411.11%2.03%
Angancasilian2.30%1,1551,0846.55%1.22%
Balasig4.31%2,1632,0624.90%0.91%
Cansan2.89%1,4481,28312.86%2.33%
Casibarag Norte7.06%3,5432,94520.31%3.58%
Casibarag Sur5.75%2,8832,8262.02%0.38%
Catabayungan9.46%4,7454,5394.54%0.85%
Centro2.26%1,1341,196-5.18%-1.01%
Cubag5.04%2,5282,4991.16%0.22%
Garita1.60%80171412.18%2.21%
Luquilu4.51%2,2611,77927.09%4.67%
Mabangug0.97%48933645.54%7.41%
Magassi4.80%2,4102,2029.45%1.73%
Masipi East4.23%2,1201,90211.46%2.09%
Masipi West3.52%1,7671,58111.76%2.14%
Ngarag2.32%1,16294423.09%4.04%
Pilig Abajo1.85%92682012.93%2.34%
Pilig Alto2.95%1,4801,22321.01%3.70%
San Antonio3.37%1,6901,48813.58%2.45%
San Bernardo4.72%2,3692,2326.14%1.14%
San Juan4.48%2,2462,1375.10%0.95%
Saui1.01%5094874.52%0.84%
Tallag3.89%1,9521,9112.15%0.40%
Ugad4.85%2,4342,09216.35%2.92%
Union1.56%78566418.22%3.24%
Cabagan Total50,17445,7329.71%1.78%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Cabagan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 150,464,623.36.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200983,213,874.70
201089,080,497.057.05%
201197,044,268.388.94%
201295,342,497.01-1.75%
2013106,730,336.6411.94%
2014121,258,935.0213.61%
2015137,685,359.0013.55%
2016150,464,623.369.28%

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 Cabagan is 15 to 19, with 5,215 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 398 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,068
1 to 44,188
5 to 95,183
10 to 145,031
15 to 195,215
20 to 245,026
25 to 294,163
30 to 343,306
35 to 393,153
40 to 442,653
45 to 492,543
50 to 542,407
55 to 592,045
60 to 641,553
65 to 691,108
70 to 74630
75 to 79504
80 and over398
Total50,174

Historical population

The population of Cabagan grew from 17,924 in 1960 to 50,174 in 2015, an increase of 32,250 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.78%, or an increase of 4,442 people, from the previous population of 45,732 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,924
23,3702.63%
24,9871.35%
28,9082.96%
34,9991.93%
35,0540.03%
41,5363.70%
43,5620.66%
45,7321.79%
50,1741.78%

Location

The municipal center of Cabagan is situated at approximately 17° 26' North, 121° 46' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.8 meters or 110.8 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 Cabagan are Tuguegarao, Ilagan, Tabuk, Cauayan, Santiago, and Candon. The nearest municipalities are Santo Tomas, San Pablo, Santa Maria, Delfin Albano, Enrile, and Tumauini. Its distance from the national capital is 324.85 kilometers (201.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 324.85 kilometers (201.85 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 50,174, ranked 503 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 166.18 square kilometers, ranked 185 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 117 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,251 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.78%, ranked 1,543 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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