Lubao, Province of Pampanga

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvincePampanga
Barangay count44
Postal code2005
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesManila Bay [South China Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)155.77 km2 (60.14 sq mi)
Population (2015)160,838
Density (2015)1,033 / km2 (2,674 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 56' North, 120° 36' East (14.9378, 120.6004)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.3 meters (27.2 feet)

Lubao is a coastal municipality in the province of Pampanga.

The municipality has a land area of 155.77 square kilometers or 60.14 square miles which constitutes 7.78% of Pampanga's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 160,838. This represented 7.32% of the total population of Pampanga province, or 1.43% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,033 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,674 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lubao has 44 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)
Balantacan1.35%2,1652,0246.97%1.29%
Bancal Pugad0.52%83965428.29%4.86%
Bancal Sinubli0.47%7587570.13%0.03%
Baruya2.83%4,5484,2826.21%1.15%
Calangain1.73%2,7842,5787.99%1.47%
Concepcion4.66%7,4937,3262.28%0.43%
De La Paz0.97%1,5641,5153.23%0.61%
Del Carmen1.20%1,9361,9350.05%0.01%
Don Ignacio Dimson2.88%4,6294,6240.11%0.02%
Lourdes3.94%6,3446,0474.91%0.92%
Prado Siongco2.69%4,3334,0297.55%1.39%
Remedios2.63%4,2224,0424.45%0.83%
San Agustin1.74%2,7982,43315.00%2.70%
San Antonio2.01%3,2302,92610.39%1.90%
San Francisco3.06%4,9294,38412.43%2.26%
San Isidro2.04%3,2893,2202.14%0.40%
San Jose Apunan0.83%1,3421,2467.70%1.42%
San Jose Gumi1.35%2,1762,0804.62%0.86%
San Juan1.51%2,4232,3831.68%0.32%
San Matias0.78%1,2591,2461.04%0.20%
San Miguel2.20%3,5402,96119.55%3.46%
San Nicolas 1st1.84%2,9582,8892.39%0.45%
San Nicolas 2nd1.24%2,0001,9970.15%0.03%
San Pablo 1st1.01%1,6311,46711.18%2.04%
San Pablo 2nd3.19%5,1304,9104.48%0.84%
San Pedro Palcarangan2.07%3,3353,1844.74%0.89%
San Pedro Saug0.97%1,5651,4478.15%1.50%
San Roque Arbol1.96%3,1543,1350.61%0.12%
San Roque Dau7.50%12,06111,5764.19%0.78%
San Vicente1.09%1,7511,6595.55%1.03%
Santa Barbara1.18%1,9021,8144.85%0.91%
Santa Catalina3.06%4,9284,25315.87%2.84%
Santa Cruz10.21%16,41615,5355.67%1.06%
Santa Lucia1.35%2,1681,78821.25%3.74%
Santa Maria0.97%1,5641,34316.46%2.94%
Santa Monica3.56%5,7245,6870.65%0.12%
Santa Rita2.19%3,5163,3754.18%0.78%
Santa Teresa 1st1.78%2,8562,6477.90%1.46%
Santa Teresa 2nd2.10%3,3732,78021.33%3.75%
Santiago2.45%3,9403,5939.66%1.77%
Santo Cristo0.69%1,10286826.96%4.65%
Santo Domingo2.29%3,6883,4496.93%1.28%
Santo Niño1.93%3,1102,40829.15%4.99%
Santo Tomas3.96%6,3656,3470.28%0.05%
Lubao Total160,838150,8436.63%1.23%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lubao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 286,329,980.26.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009149,627,804.69
2010165,123,773.2910.36%
2011176,964,975.027.17%
2012174,636,600.25-1.32%
2013196,210,828.4012.35%
2014229,585,110.4217.01%
2015257,526,105.0712.17%
2016286,329,980.2611.18%

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 Lubao is 15 to 19, with 16,262 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,447 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,950
1 to 412,115
5 to 915,658
10 to 1416,253
15 to 1916,262
20 to 2415,068
25 to 2912,858
30 to 3411,403
35 to 3911,172
40 to 4410,071
45 to 499,661
50 to 547,735
55 to 596,154
60 to 644,772
65 to 693,614
70 to 742,109
75 to 791,536
80 and over1,447
Total160,838

Historical population

The population of Lubao grew from 44,129 in 1960 to 160,838 in 2015, an increase of 116,709 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.23%, or an increase of 9,995 people, from the previous population of 150,843 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
44,129
61,6083.32%
69,9032.57%
77,5022.08%
99,7052.55%
109,6671.80%
125,6992.97%
143,0581.80%
150,8431.95%
160,8381.23%

Location

The municipal center of Lubao is situated at approximately 14° 56' North, 120° 36' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.3 meters or 27.2 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 Lubao are San Fernando, Angeles, Malolos, Balanga, Mabalacat, and Olongapo. The nearest municipalities are Sasmuan, Guagua, Santa Rita, Bacolor, Floridablanca, and Minalin. Its distance from the national capital is 56.08 kilometers (34.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • San Fernando, Pampanga, 14.18 kilometers (8.81 miles) to the Northeast (N44°E)
  • Angeles, 22.40 kilometers (13.92 miles) to the North (N3°W)
  • Malolos, Bulacan, 25.15 kilometers (15.63 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S65°E)
  • Balanga, Bataan, 29.29 kilometers (18.20 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S13°W)
  • Mabalacat, Pampanga, 31.67 kilometers (19.68 miles) to the North (N5°W)
  • Olongapo, 36.08 kilometers (22.42 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S71°W)

Distance from Manila: 56.08 kilometers (34.85 miles) to the Southeast (S47°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 160,838, ranked 70 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 60.14 square kilometers, ranked 681 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,033 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 149 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.23%, ranked 1,066 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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