Guiguinto, Province of Bulacan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBulacan
Barangay count14
Postal code3015
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)27.50 km2 (10.62 sq mi)
Population (2015)99,730
Density (2015)3,627 / km2 (9,391 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 50' North, 120° 53' East (14.8280, 120.8783)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.8 meters (28.7 feet)

Guiguinto is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Bulacan.

The municipality has a land area of 27.50 square kilometers or 10.62 square miles which constitutes 0.98% of Bulacan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 99,730. This represented 3.03% of the total population of Bulacan province, or 0.89% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 3,627 inhabitants per square kilometer or 9,391 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Guiguinto has 14 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)
Cutcut2.95%2,9402,7018.85%1.63%
Daungan1.80%1,8001,38430.06%5.13%
Ilang‑Ilang5.64%5,6284,43626.87%4.64%
Malis16.27%16,22313,95716.24%2.91%
Panginay1.53%1,5281,15931.84%5.40%
Poblacion4.11%4,0993,8526.41%1.19%
Pritil5.19%5,1724,16524.18%4.21%
Pulong Gubat1.88%1,8793,186-41.02%-9.56%
Santa Cruz12.25%12,21611,6394.96%0.93%
Santa Rita13.72%13,68713,1633.98%0.75%
Tabang8.86%8,8327,33220.46%3.61%
Tabe8.33%8,3107,20415.35%2.76%
Tiaong7.66%7,6407,2794.96%0.93%
Tuktukan9.80%9,7769,0508.02%1.48%
Guiguinto Total99,73090,50710.19%1.86%

Historical population

The population of Guiguinto grew from 10,629 in 1960 to 99,730 in 2015, an increase of 89,101 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.86%, or an increase of 9,223 people, from the previous population of 90,507 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,629
16,0754.13%
20,5905.09%
27,7516.15%
44,5324.84%
52,5753.16%
67,5715.53%
89,2253.91%
90,5070.52%
99,7301.86%

Location

The municipal center of Guiguinto is situated at approximately 14° 50' North, 120° 53' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.8 meters or 28.7 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 Guiguinto are Malolos, Meycauayan, Valenzuela, San Jose del Monte, Malabon, and Navotas. The nearest municipalities are Balagtas, Bulakan, Bocaue, Plaridel, Pulilan, and Santa Maria. Its distance from the national capital is 28.46 kilometers (17.68 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Malolos, Bulacan, 7.31 kilometers (4.54 miles) to the West (N79°W)
  • Meycauayan, Bulacan, 13.26 kilometers (8.24 miles) to the Southeast (S40°E)
  • Valenzuela, 15.19 kilometers (9.44 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S29°E)
  • San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, 18.26 kilometers (11.35 miles) to the East (S84°E)
  • Malabon, 18.93 kilometers (11.76 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S27°E)
  • Navotas, 20.36 kilometers (12.65 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S21°E)

Distance from Manila: 28.46 kilometers (17.68 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S22°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 99,730, ranked 190 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 10.62 square kilometers, ranked 1,558 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 3,627 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 49 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.86%, ranked 438 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. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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