Plaridel, Province of Bulacan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBulacan
Barangay count19
Postal code3004
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)32.44 km2 (12.53 sq mi)
Population (2015)107,805
Density (2015)3,323 / km2 (8,604 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 53' North, 120° 52' East (14.8850, 120.8591)
Estimated elevation above sea level16.3 meters (53.5 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 32.44 square kilometers or 12.53 square miles which constitutes 1.16% of Bulacan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 107,805. This represented 3.27% of the total population of Bulacan province, or 0.96% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 3,323 inhabitants per square kilometer or 8,604 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Plaridel has 19 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)
Agnaya2.40%2,5852,633-1.82%-0.35%
Bagong Silang3.08%3,3222,77519.71%3.48%
Banga I6.52%7,0306,7104.77%0.89%
Banga II8.38%9,0368,7752.97%0.56%
Bintog3.82%4,1223,9304.89%0.91%
Bulihan5.31%5,7215,4045.87%1.09%
Culianin3.83%4,1304,177-1.13%-0.22%
Dampol2.95%3,1833,1112.31%0.44%
Lagundi3.94%4,2434,1352.61%0.49%
Lalangan1.93%2,0771,9238.01%1.48%
Lumang Bayan4.97%5,3614,37022.68%3.97%
Parulan7.04%7,5908,461-10.29%-2.05%
Poblacion3.62%3,9013,907-0.15%-0.03%
Rueda1.67%1,8031,7880.84%0.16%
San Jose4.13%4,4484,1975.98%1.11%
Santa Ines2.74%2,9532,31927.34%4.71%
Santo Niño9.98%10,7619,74410.44%1.91%
Sipat5.43%5,8565,3679.11%1.67%
Tabang18.26%19,68317,71511.11%2.03%
Plaridel Total107,805101,4416.27%1.17%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Plaridel for the fiscal year of 2016 was 255,934,254.40.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009132,647,685.34
2010141,818,986.166.91%
2011158,750,080.3111.94%
2012157,481,967.81-0.80%
2013178,619,880.7813.42%
2014202,284,136.4913.25%
2015225,850,028.3111.65%
2016255,934,254.4013.32%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Plaridel is 15 to 19, with 10,708 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 826 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,798
1 to 47,787
5 to 910,277
10 to 1410,134
15 to 1910,708
20 to 2410,353
25 to 298,963
30 to 348,679
35 to 397,985
40 to 446,896
45 to 496,300
50 to 545,259
55 to 594,148
60 to 643,290
65 to 692,280
70 to 741,232
75 to 79890
80 and over826
Total107,805

Historical population

The population of Plaridel grew from 18,714 in 1960 to 107,805 in 2015, an increase of 89,091 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.17%, or an increase of 6,364 people, from the previous population of 101,441 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,714
27,6483.89%
32,6133.37%
39,1213.70%
52,9543.07%
66,3554.32%
80,4814.23%
97,2252.64%
101,4411.56%
107,8051.17%

Location

The municipal center of Plaridel is situated at approximately 14° 53' North, 120° 52' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.3 meters or 53.5 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 Plaridel are Malolos, Meycauayan, Valenzuela, San Jose del Monte, San Fernando, and Malabon. The nearest municipalities are Pulilan, Guiguinto, Balagtas, Baliuag, Paombong, and Bustos. Its distance from the national capital is 35.08 kilometers (21.79 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 35.08 kilometers (21.79 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S22°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 107,805, ranked 161 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 12.53 square kilometers, ranked 1,516 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 3,323 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 53 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.17%, ranked 970 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. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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