Cabatuan, Province of Isabela

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceIsabela
Barangay count22
Postal code3315
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)72.00 km2 (27.80 sq mi)
Population (2015)39,413
Density (2015)547 / km2 (1,418 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 57' North, 121° 40' East (16.9542, 121.6698)
Estimated elevation above sea level61.0 meters (200.1 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 72.00 square kilometers or 27.80 square miles which constitutes 0.58% of Isabela's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 39,413. This represented 2.47% of the total population of Isabela province, or 1.14% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 547 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,418 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Cabatuan has 22 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)
Calaocan3.58%1,4101,2859.73%1.78%
Canan4.87%1,9211,70912.40%2.25%
Centro3.33%1,3111,2802.42%0.46%
Culing Centro1.34%527530-0.57%-0.11%
Culing East1.11%43739410.91%1.99%
Culing West2.48%9779522.63%0.49%
Del Corpuz1.82%7176569.30%1.71%
Del Pilar5.08%2,0031,78012.53%2.27%
Diamantina7.15%2,8172,5739.48%1.74%
La Paz10.91%4,2995,106-15.80%-3.22%
Luzon4.95%1,9501,67216.63%2.97%
Macalaoat2.91%1,1481,02811.67%2.12%
Magdalena5.48%2,1592,1291.41%0.27%
Magsaysay1.78%7036813.23%0.61%
Namnama4.56%1,7971,6568.51%1.57%
Nueva Era4.28%1,6851,5359.77%1.79%
Paraiso2.86%1,1261,00811.71%2.13%
Rang‑ay4.76%1,8781,7865.15%0.96%
Sampaloc7.55%2,9742,8105.84%1.09%
San Andres5.12%2,0181,61824.72%4.30%
Saranay9.40%3,7043,30911.94%2.17%
Tandul4.70%1,8521,8022.77%0.52%
Cabatuan Total39,41337,2995.67%1.06%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Cabatuan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 106,631,260.21.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200958,918,414.53
201063,653,971.988.04%
201167,675,525.996.32%
201269,691,721.152.98%
201379,464,533.7814.02%
201488,353,274.0711.19%
201598,084,757.4811.01%
2016106,631,260.218.71%

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 Cabatuan is 10 to 14, with 3,748 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 399 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1677
1 to 42,999
5 to 93,726
10 to 143,748
15 to 193,634
20 to 243,535
25 to 293,184
30 to 342,823
35 to 392,830
40 to 442,596
45 to 492,301
50 to 542,102
55 to 591,743
60 to 641,268
65 to 69868
70 to 74562
75 to 79418
80 and over399
Total39,413

Historical population

The population of Cabatuan grew from 11,121 in 1960 to 39,413 in 2015, an increase of 28,292 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.06%, or an increase of 2,114 people, from the previous population of 37,299 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,121
16,3313.83%
18,7782.84%
21,3992.65%
26,3802.12%
28,4491.42%
31,6592.32%
34,0791.02%
37,2993.34%
39,4131.06%

Location

The municipal center of Cabatuan is situated at approximately 16° 57' North, 121° 40' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 61.0 meters or 200.1 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 Cabatuan are Cauayan, Ilagan, Santiago, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are Aurora, Luna, San Manuel, San Mateo, Burgos, and Reina Mercedes. Its distance from the national capital is 271.79 kilometers (168.88 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Cauayan, Isabela, 10.54 kilometers (6.55 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S78°E)
  • Ilagan, Isabela, 31.40 kilometers (19.51 miles) to the Northeast (N48°E)
  • Santiago, Isabela, 32.39 kilometers (20.13 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S24°W)
  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 56.23 kilometers (34.94 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)
  • Tuguegarao, Cagayan, 73.16 kilometers (45.46 miles) to the North (N5°E)
  • Baguio, 129.56 kilometers (80.50 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S62°W)

Distance from Manila: 271.79 kilometers (168.88 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S16°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 39,413, ranked 671 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 27.80 square kilometers, ranked 1,201 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 547 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 332 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.06%, ranked 649 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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