Balete, Municipality of Santa Fe, Province of Nueva Vizcaya

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceNueva Vizcaya
MunicipalitySanta Fe
Postal code3705
Population (2020)850
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.1940, 120.9670 (16° 12' North, 120° 58' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level825.8 meters (2,709.3 feet)

Balete is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Fe, in the province of Nueva Vizcaya. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 850. This represented 4.65% of the total population of Santa Fe.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Balete in the 2015 Census was 716 broken down into 182 households or an average of 3.93 members per household.

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Number of households in Balete (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
398804.98
4841014.79
5691174.86
6001344.48
6141404.39
7161823.93

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balete is 5 to 9, with 83 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

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Population of Balete by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 170.98%
1 to 4709.78%
5 to 98311.59%
10 to 148111.31%
15 to 19699.64%
20 to 24608.38%
25 to 29598.24%
30 to 34608.38%
35 to 39517.12%
40 to 44517.12%
45 to 49375.17%
50 to 54304.19%
55 to 59162.23%
60 to 64162.23%
65 to 69121.68%
70 to 7460.84%
75 to 7950.70%
80 and over30.42%
Total716100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 53.67
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 5.79
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 59.46
  • Median Age: 24.00

Historical population

The population of Balete grew from 398 in 1990 to 850 in 2020, an increase of 452 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 3.68%, or an increase of 134 people, from the previous population of 716 in 2015.

Population of Balete (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
398
4843.73%
5693.53%
6000.73%
6140.84%
7162.97%
8503.68%

Location

Balete is situated at approximately 16.1940, 120.9670, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 825.8 meters or 2,709.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balete shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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