San Pablo, Province of Isabela

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceIsabela
Barangay count17
Postal code3329
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)637.90 km2 (246.29 sq mi)
Population (2015)25,384
Density (2015)40 / km2 (103 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 27' North, 121° 48' East (17.4483, 121.7952)
Estimated elevation above sea level40.2 meters (131.8 feet)

San Pablo is a coastal municipality in the province of Isabela.

The municipality has a land area of 637.90 square kilometers or 246.29 square miles which constitutes 5.14% of Isabela's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 25,384. This represented 1.59% of the total population of Isabela province, or 0.74% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 40 inhabitants per square kilometer or 103 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Pablo has 17 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)
Annanuman4.25%1,08097610.66%1.95%
Auitan5.07%1,2871,12014.91%2.68%
Ballacayu8.83%2,2421,82922.58%3.95%
Binguang9.62%2,4432,12115.18%2.73%
Bungad7.56%1,9181,7817.69%1.42%
Caddangan/Limbauan6.36%1,6141,31622.64%3.96%
Calamagui5.46%1,3871,25110.87%1.98%
Caralucud2.25%5715651.06%0.20%
Dalena8.15%2,0691,84712.02%2.18%
Guminga2.39%60743539.54%6.55%
Minanga Norte4.29%1,0901,0434.51%0.84%
Minanga Sur5.12%1,3001,2077.71%1.42%
Poblacion3.51%89073121.75%3.82%
San Jose5.52%1,4021,3851.23%0.23%
Simanu Norte9.30%2,3601,87026.20%4.53%
Simanu Sur3.48%88373719.81%3.50%
Tupa8.83%2,2411,82622.73%3.98%
San Pablo Total25,38422,04015.17%2.73%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Pablo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 133,423,040.80.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200975,007,545.55
201079,961,531.316.60%
201185,893,230.047.42%
201282,880,757.14-3.51%
201393,307,970.8012.58%
2014105,460,148.8813.02%
2015120,311,785.1014.08%
2016133,423,040.8010.90%

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 San Pablo is 15 to 19, with 2,751 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 198 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1539
1 to 42,243
5 to 92,662
10 to 142,452
15 to 192,751
20 to 242,607
25 to 292,126
30 to 341,765
35 to 391,635
40 to 441,329
45 to 491,223
50 to 541,204
55 to 59969
60 to 64704
65 to 69444
70 to 74282
75 to 79251
80 and over198
Total25,384

Historical population

The population of San Pablo grew from 8,349 in 1960 to 25,384 in 2015, an increase of 17,035 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.73%, or an increase of 3,344 people, from the previous population of 22,040 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,349
11,5393.22%
12,4021.46%
13,7642.11%
16,6801.94%
17,1220.49%
19,0902.36%
20,5611.03%
22,0402.56%
25,3842.73%

Location

The municipal center of San Pablo is situated at approximately 17° 27' North, 121° 48' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 40.2 meters or 131.8 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 San Pablo are Tuguegarao, Ilagan, Tabuk, Cauayan, Santiago, and Candon. The nearest municipalities are Cabagan, Santa Maria, Santo Tomas, Delfin Albano, Enrile, and Tumauini. Its distance from the national capital is 328.04 kilometers (203.84 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 328.04 kilometers (203.84 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 25,384, ranked 1,047 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 246.29 square kilometers, ranked 80 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 40 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,523 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.73%, ranked 103 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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