Talavera, Province of Nueva Ecija

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceNueva Ecija
Barangay count53
Postal code3114
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)140.92 km2 (54.41 sq mi)
Population (2015)124,829
Density (2015)886 / km2 (2,294 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 35' North, 120° 55' East (15.5800, 120.9199)
Estimated elevation above sea level45.0 meters (147.6 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 140.92 square kilometers or 54.41 square miles which constitutes 2.45% of Nueva Ecija's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 124,829. This represented 5.80% of the total population of Nueva Ecija province, or 1.11% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 886 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,294 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Talavera has 53 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)
Andal Alino1.43%1,7811,6249.67%1.77%
Bagong Sikat1.57%1,9651,73613.19%2.39%
Bagong Silang1.35%1,6911,37223.25%4.06%
Bakal I2.09%2,6122,34911.20%2.04%
Bakal II3.21%4,0033,45215.96%2.86%
Bakal III5.26%6,5655,81712.86%2.33%
Baluga1.99%2,4892,3814.54%0.85%
Bantug3.78%4,7244,3897.63%1.41%
Bantug Hacienda1.27%1,5851,41711.86%2.16%
Bantug Hamog1.53%1,9141,8264.82%0.90%
Bugtong na Buli0.87%1,0831,0018.19%1.51%
Bulac1.34%1,6781,49812.02%2.18%
Burnay1.84%2,2982,05211.99%2.18%
Caaniplahan1.29%1,6131,45410.94%2.00%
Cabubulaonan0.63%79270312.66%2.30%
Calipahan4.17%5,2084,43817.35%3.09%
Campos1.58%1,9711,73513.60%2.46%
Caputican1.37%1,7131,54510.87%1.98%
Casulucan Este0.76%95381217.36%3.10%
Collado1.46%1,8221,63411.51%2.10%
Dimasalang Norte1.16%1,4451,3368.16%1.50%
Dimasalang Sur1.33%1,6571,33624.03%4.19%
Dinarayat0.97%1,2101,07212.87%2.33%
Esguerra District2.57%3,2022,45330.53%5.20%
Gulod1.18%1,4731,24618.22%3.24%
Homestead I1.41%1,7551,7460.52%0.10%
Homestead II1.47%1,8321,6898.47%1.56%
Kinalanguyan0.84%1,0479628.84%1.63%
La Torre3.55%4,4274,0599.07%1.67%
Lomboy1.44%1,7921,32934.84%5.86%
Mabuhay0.71%88776216.40%2.93%
Maestrang Kikay2.83%3,5363,4691.93%0.36%
Mamandil0.90%1,1271,0398.47%1.56%
Marcos District0.76%9489301.94%0.37%
Matingkis0.96%1,2011,1801.78%0.34%
Minabuyoc1.78%2,2271,97412.82%2.32%
Pag‑asa4.00%4,9894,6287.80%1.44%
Paludpod0.73%9068783.19%0.60%
Pantoc Bulac0.68%8517937.31%1.35%
Pinagpanaan4.47%5,5815,3324.67%0.87%
Poblacion Sur2.73%3,4093,1587.95%1.47%
Pula1.97%2,4542,10716.47%2.95%
Pulong San Miguel1.10%1,3741,3075.13%0.96%
Purok Matias1.31%1,6381,5038.98%1.65%
Sampaloc1.18%1,4701,4491.45%0.27%
San Miguel na Munti2.68%3,3403,1864.83%0.90%
San Pascual5.16%6,4355,26922.13%3.88%
San Ricardo2.20%2,7472,49310.19%1.86%
Sibul2.22%2,7712,44013.57%2.45%
Sicsican Matanda1.64%2,0531,9753.95%0.74%
Tabacao3.24%4,0423,7497.82%1.44%
Tagaytay0.88%1,0931,0375.40%1.01%
Valle1.16%1,4501,3944.02%0.75%
Talavera Total124,829112,51510.94%2.00%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Talavera for the fiscal year of 2016 was 249,570,593.91.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009138,407,158.43
2010144,704,298.204.55%
2011160,917,975.9611.20%
2012155,162,142.34-3.58%
2013176,256,099.1713.59%
2014200,850,807.0513.95%
2015226,572,678.7012.81%
2016249,570,593.9110.15%

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 Talavera is 5 to 9, with 13,027 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,020 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,417
1 to 410,011
5 to 913,027
10 to 1412,532
15 to 1911,902
20 to 2411,432
25 to 299,908
30 to 349,652
35 to 398,981
40 to 447,622
45 to 497,134
50 to 546,004
55 to 594,716
60 to 643,416
65 to 692,325
70 to 741,604
75 to 791,126
80 and over1,020
Total124,829

Historical population

The population of Talavera grew from 28,603 in 1960 to 124,829 in 2015, an increase of 96,226 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.00%, or an increase of 12,314 people, from the previous population of 112,515 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
28,603
44,5124.42%
53,0113.57%
62,2253.26%
77,2562.19%
85,7971.98%
97,3292.74%
105,1221.07%
112,5152.50%
124,8292.00%

Location

The municipal center of Talavera is situated at approximately 15° 35' North, 120° 55' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.0 meters or 147.6 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 Talavera are Cabanatuan, Muñoz, Palayan, San Jose, Gapan, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are Santo Domingo, Aliaga, Quezon, Llanera, General Mamerto Natividad, and Santa Rosa. Its distance from the national capital is 109.67 kilometers (68.14 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 109.67 kilometers (68.14 miles) to the South (S3°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 124,829, ranked 99 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 54.41 square kilometers, ranked 617 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 886 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 123 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.00%, ranked 168 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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