Buhangin, Municipality of Baler, Province of Aurora

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceAurora
MunicipalityBaler
Postal code3200
Population (2015)5,310
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates15.7703, 121.5526

Buhangin is a barangay in the municipality of Baler, in the province of Aurora. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,310. This represented 13.42% of the total population of Baler.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buhangin is 5 to 9, with 600 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 43 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1117
1 to 4440
5 to 9600
10 to 14579
15 to 19544
20 to 24477
25 to 29420
30 to 34337
35 to 39324
40 to 44297
45 to 49305
50 to 54256
55 to 59208
60 to 64149
65 to 6998
70 to 7472
75 to 7944
80 and over43
Total5,310

Historical population

The population of Buhangin grew from 3,947 in 1990 to 5,310 in 2015, an increase of 1,363 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.93%, or an increase of 253 people, from the previous population of 5,057 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,947
4,3221.71%
4,7351.98%
5,0090.78%
5,0570.35%
5,3100.93%

Location

Buhangin is situated at approximately 15.7703, 121.5526, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.5 meters or 37.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

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Notes

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