Carranglan, Province of Nueva Ecija

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceNueva Ecija
Barangay count17
Postal code3123
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)705.31 km2 (272.32 sq mi)
Population (2015)41,131
Density (2015)58 / km2 (151 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 58' North, 121° 4' East (15.9603, 121.0638)
Estimated elevation above sea level244.9 meters (803.2 feet)

Carranglan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Nueva Ecija.

The municipality has a land area of 705.31 square kilometers or 272.32 square miles which constitutes 12.26% of Nueva Ecija's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 41,131. This represented 1.91% of the total population of Nueva Ecija province, or 0.37% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 58 inhabitants per square kilometer or 151 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Carranglan has 17 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)
Bantug3.09%1,2731,1916.88%1.28%
Bunga9.53%3,9193,43813.99%2.52%
Burgos9.35%3,8443,7442.67%0.50%
Capintalan5.94%2,4452,00521.95%3.85%
D. L. Maglanoc Poblacion3.99%1,6421,5784.06%0.76%
F. C. Otic Poblacion2.28%9391,040-9.71%-1.93%
G. S. Rosario Poblacion3.45%1,4211,3763.27%0.61%
General Luna11.22%4,6163,84220.15%3.56%
Joson9.77%4,0183,25623.40%4.09%
Minuli3.59%1,4751,3628.30%1.53%
Piut5.43%2,2342,01410.92%1.99%
Puncan11.59%4,7664,3738.99%1.65%
Putlan3.42%1,4051,15821.33%3.75%
R. A. Padilla5.36%2,2051,91415.20%2.73%
Salazar2.96%1,21896026.88%4.64%
San Agustin5.53%2,2762,447-6.99%-1.37%
T. L. Padilla Poblacion3.49%1,4351,4260.63%0.12%
Carranglan Total41,13137,12410.79%1.97%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Carranglan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 164,446,285.15.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200997,703,246.70
201095,715,434.72-2.03%
2011104,132,154.848.79%
2012100,655,272.78-3.34%
2013115,156,480.4914.41%
2014130,893,991.9513.67%
2015149,373,061.0314.12%
2016164,446,285.1510.09%

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 Carranglan is 5 to 9, with 4,301 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 292 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1793
1 to 43,561
5 to 94,301
10 to 144,259
15 to 194,208
20 to 244,149
25 to 293,398
30 to 342,785
35 to 392,604
40 to 442,437
45 to 492,239
50 to 542,012
55 to 591,578
60 to 641,060
65 to 69729
70 to 74375
75 to 79351
80 and over292
Total41,131

Historical population

The population of Carranglan grew from 10,100 in 1960 to 41,131 in 2015, an increase of 31,031 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.97%, or an increase of 4,007 people, from the previous population of 37,124 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,100
15,5364.30%
16,8751.67%
19,8913.34%
26,0642.74%
29,9502.64%
31,7201.24%
33,2330.64%
37,1244.11%
41,1311.97%

Location

The municipal center of Carranglan is situated at approximately 15° 58' North, 121° 4' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 244.9 meters or 803.2 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 Carranglan are San Jose, Muñoz, Palayan, Cabanatuan, Urdaneta, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are Pantabangan, Lupao, Umingan, Santa Fe, San Quintin, and Rizal. Its distance from the national capital is 151.83 kilometers (94.34 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 151.83 kilometers (94.34 miles) to the South (S3°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 41,131, ranked 610 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 272.32 square kilometers, ranked 59 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 58 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,439 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.97%, ranked 954 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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