Bayombong, Province of Nueva Vizcaya

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceNueva Vizcaya
Barangay count25
Postal code3700
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)136.00 km2 (52.51 sq mi)
Population (2015)61,512
Density (2015)452 / km2 (1,171 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 29' North, 121° 9' East (16.4841, 121.1439)
Estimated elevation above sea level276.4 meters (906.5 feet)

Bayombong is a municipality in the landlocked province of Nueva Vizcaya. It serves as the provincial capital.

The municipality has a land area of 136.00 square kilometers or 52.51 square miles which constitutes 3.42% of Nueva Vizcaya's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 61,512. This represented 13.60% of the total population of Nueva Vizcaya province, or 1.78% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 452 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,171 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bayombong has 25 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)
Bansing1.50%92079216.16%2.89%
Bonfal East4.14%2,5472,4444.21%0.79%
Bonfal Proper7.79%4,7934,6004.20%0.79%
Bonfal West7.29%4,4844,561-1.69%-0.32%
Buenavista4.78%2,9432,64111.44%2.08%
Busilac5.04%3,1012,67316.01%2.87%
Cabuaan1.63%1,00389312.32%2.24%
Casat2.74%1,6881,51811.20%2.04%
District III Poblacion3.60%2,2152,298-3.61%-0.70%
District IV5.57%3,4243,04212.56%2.28%
Don Domingo Maddela Poblacion2.17%1,3351,3250.75%0.14%
Don Mariano Marcos3.63%2,2302,1593.29%0.62%
Don Tomas Maddela Poblacion1.71%1,0501,176-10.71%-2.13%
Ipil‑Cuneg0.95%58246026.52%4.58%
La Torre North3.03%1,8651,7665.61%1.04%
La Torre South3.47%2,1362,140-0.19%-0.04%
Luyang2.00%1,2311,1407.98%1.47%
Magapuy1.79%1,10494616.70%2.98%
Magsaysay7.67%4,7214,4855.26%0.98%
Masoc5.46%3,3572,79220.24%3.57%
Paitan2.86%1,7621,46620.19%3.56%
Salvacion7.14%4,3944,0568.33%1.54%
San Nicolas North3.72%2,2902,1546.31%1.17%
Santa Rosa3.97%2,4432,2817.10%1.31%
Vista Alegre6.33%3,8943,6087.93%1.46%
Bayombong Total61,51257,4167.13%1.32%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bayombong for the fiscal year of 2016 was 155,206,207.80.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200912,787,248.14
201091,931,431.39618.93%
2011100,323,289.779.13%
2012103,269,884.402.94%
2013113,397,965.529.81%
2014126,522,163.4811.57%
2015140,256,942.6910.86%
2016155,206,207.8010.66%

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 Bayombong is 15 to 19, with 6,468 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 584 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,144
1 to 44,800
5 to 96,065
10 to 146,050
15 to 196,468
20 to 245,785
25 to 294,679
30 to 344,403
35 to 394,242
40 to 443,560
45 to 493,366
50 to 542,941
55 to 592,503
60 to 642,015
65 to 691,399
70 to 74850
75 to 79658
80 and over584
Total61,512

Historical population

The population of Bayombong grew from 17,499 in 1960 to 61,512 in 2015, an increase of 44,013 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.32%, or an increase of 4,096 people, from the previous population of 57,416 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,499
25,2123.64%
27,9872.12%
32,0662.76%
39,8862.21%
46,3152.84%
50,5631.90%
54,4171.02%
57,4161.97%
61,5121.32%

Location

The municipal center of Bayombong is situated at approximately 16° 29' North, 121° 9' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 276.4 meters or 906.5 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 Bayombong are Santiago, Baguio, San Jose, Cauayan, Urdaneta, and Muñoz. The nearest municipalities are Solano, Bambang, Quezon, Ambaguio, Villaverde, and Bagabag. Its distance from the national capital is 210.26 kilometers (130.65 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 210.26 kilometers (130.65 miles) to the South (S5°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 61,512, ranked 357 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 52.51 square kilometers, ranked 771 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 452 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 407 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.32%, ranked 1,505 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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