Balagtas, Municipality of Orion, Province of Bataan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBataan
MunicipalityOrion
Postal code2102
Population (2015)1,963
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.6266, 120.5724

Balagtas, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Orion, in the province of Bataan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,963. This represented 3.51% of the total population of Orion.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balagtas is 5 to 9, with 190 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 4133
5 to 9190
10 to 14179
15 to 19189
20 to 24170
25 to 29156
30 to 34142
35 to 39139
40 to 44126
45 to 4996
50 to 5496
55 to 5970
60 to 6494
65 to 6967
70 to 7425
75 to 7929
80 and over23
Total1,963

Historical population

The population of Balagtas grew from 1,311 in 1990 to 1,963 in 2015, an increase of 652 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.31%, or an increase of 130 people, from the previous population of 1,833 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,311
1,5983.78%
1,560-0.51%
1,7361.49%
1,8332.00%
1,9631.31%

Location

Balagtas is situated at approximately 14.6266, 120.5724, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.4 meters or 27.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balagtas 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.