Tortugas, City of Balanga, Province of Bataan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBataan
CityBalanga
Postal code2100
Population (2015)2,971
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.6917, 120.5615

Tortugas is a barangay in the city of Balanga, in the province of Bataan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,971. This represented 3.09% of the total population of Balanga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tortugas is 20 to 24, with 269 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4243
5 to 9247
10 to 14234
15 to 19260
20 to 24269
25 to 29258
30 to 34210
35 to 39204
40 to 44182
45 to 49200
50 to 54181
55 to 59119
60 to 64118
65 to 6982
70 to 7437
75 to 7934
80 and over29
Total2,971

Historical population

The population of Tortugas grew from 2,531 in 1990 to 2,971 in 2015, an increase of 440 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.57%, or an increase of 233 people, from the previous population of 2,738 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,531
2,7071.27%
2,7360.23%
2,8720.67%
2,738-1.72%
2,9711.57%

Location

Tortugas is situated at approximately 14.6917, 120.5615, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.1 meters or 16.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tortugas 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.