San Antonio, Province of Nueva Ecija

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceNueva Ecija
Barangay count16
Postal code3108
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)153.56 km2 (59.29 sq mi)
Population (2015)77,836
Density (2015)507 / km2 (1,313 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 18' North, 120° 51' East (15.3067, 120.8500)
Estimated elevation above sea level18.4 meters (60.5 feet)

San Antonio is a municipality in the landlocked province of Nueva Ecija.

The municipality has a land area of 153.56 square kilometers or 59.29 square miles which constitutes 2.67% of Nueva Ecija's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 77,836. This represented 3.62% of the total population of Nueva Ecija province, or 0.69% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 507 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,313 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Antonio has 16 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)
Buliran5.40%4,2053,72013.04%2.36%
Cama Juan3.57%2,7782,44413.67%2.47%
Julo6.48%5,0464,8144.82%0.90%
Lawang Kupang3.69%2,8752,6996.52%1.21%
Luyos4.56%3,5503,17411.85%2.15%
Maugat6.39%4,9714,6846.13%1.14%
Panabingan3.73%2,9042,62110.80%1.97%
Papaya10.10%7,8627,3826.50%1.21%
Poblacion2.51%1,9551,9142.14%0.40%
San Francisco18.67%14,53313,6296.63%1.23%
San Jose0.45%35430914.56%2.62%
San Mariano8.46%6,5826,4342.30%0.43%
Santa Barbara9.67%7,5276,8639.68%1.77%
Santa Cruz1.95%1,5211,4048.33%1.54%
Santo Cristo10.63%8,2737,9374.23%0.79%
Tikiw3.73%2,9003,046-4.79%-0.93%
San Antonio Total77,83673,0746.52%1.21%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Antonio for the fiscal year of 2016 was 157,416,515.57.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200986,684,358.05
201091,801,666.765.90%
2011102,921,787.4212.11%
2012101,710,124.31-1.18%
2013110,233,610.498.38%
2014130,207,678.0118.12%
2015145,266,963.3711.57%
2016157,416,515.578.36%

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 San Antonio is 5 to 9, with 7,911 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 772 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,433
1 to 46,115
5 to 97,911
10 to 147,888
15 to 197,472
20 to 247,097
25 to 296,147
30 to 345,551
35 to 395,290
40 to 444,794
45 to 494,454
50 to 543,831
55 to 593,064
60 to 642,374
65 to 691,688
70 to 741,141
75 to 79814
80 and over772
Total77,836

Historical population

The population of San Antonio grew from 25,668 in 1960 to 77,836 in 2015, an increase of 52,168 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.21%, or an increase of 4,762 people, from the previous population of 73,074 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
25,668
33,8622.75%
38,0632.37%
42,9692.45%
51,8151.89%
56,1301.51%
63,6722.74%
67,4460.80%
73,0742.96%
77,8361.21%

Location

The municipal center of San Antonio is situated at approximately 15° 18' North, 120° 51' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 18.4 meters or 60.5 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 San Antonio are Gapan, Cabanatuan, Mabalacat, Angeles, Tarlac City, and San Fernando. The nearest municipalities are San Isidro, Cabiao, Jaen, San Leonardo, Santa Rosa, and Zaragoza. Its distance from the national capital is 80.46 kilometers (49.99 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 80.46 kilometers (49.99 miles) to the South (S10°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 77,836, ranked 240 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 59.29 square kilometers, ranked 696 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 507 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 352 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.21%, ranked 1,346 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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