Macabebe, Province of Pampanga

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvincePampanga
Barangay count25
Postal code2018
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesManila Bay [South China Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)105.16 km2 (40.60 sq mi)
Population (2015)75,850
Density (2015)721 / km2 (1,868 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 55' North, 120° 43' East (14.9084, 120.7147)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.0 meters (26.1 feet)

Macabebe is a coastal municipality in the province of Pampanga.

The municipality has a land area of 105.16 square kilometers or 40.60 square miles which constitutes 5.25% of Pampanga's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 75,850. This represented 3.45% of the total population of Pampanga province, or 0.68% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 721 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,868 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Macabebe has 25 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)
Batasan5.92%4,4944,1977.08%1.31%
Caduang Tete8.65%6,5616,0398.64%1.59%
Candelaria3.83%2,9052,7575.37%1.00%
Castuli1.61%1,2191,1367.31%1.35%
Consuelo3.59%2,7202,30617.95%3.19%
Dalayap3.39%2,5742,20716.63%2.97%
Mataguiti1.08%81964327.37%4.71%
San Esteban6.59%5,0024,18319.58%3.46%
San Francisco2.40%1,8201,7991.17%0.22%
San Gabriel5.21%3,9483,6887.05%1.31%
San Isidro2.64%2,0011,8567.81%1.44%
San Jose4.95%3,7513,5695.10%0.95%
San Juan3.30%2,5042,4910.52%0.10%
San Rafael4.50%3,4113,1727.53%1.39%
San Roque5.67%4,3044,0256.93%1.28%
San Vicente3.70%2,8082,6286.85%1.27%
Santa Cruz1.59%1,2081,1604.14%0.77%
Santa Lutgarda1.31%9911,064-6.86%-1.34%
Santa Maria7.59%5,7565,4535.56%1.03%
Santa Rita4.57%3,4703,4500.58%0.11%
Santo Niño3.59%2,7202,39713.48%2.44%
Santo Rosario4.11%3,1142,9326.21%1.15%
Saplad David2.00%1,5161,4991.13%0.21%
Tacasan3.19%2,4162,3214.09%0.77%
Telacsan5.03%3,8183,8050.34%0.06%
Macabebe Total75,85070,7777.17%1.33%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Macabebe for the fiscal year of 2016 was 146,444,457.22.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200987,193,671.70
201088,844,323.271.89%
201197,852,074.1310.14%
201296,711,497.45-1.17%
2013106,474,824.5510.10%
2014116,880,457.519.77%
2015132,540,146.4213.40%
2016146,444,457.2210.49%

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 Macabebe is 10 to 14, with 7,850 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 732 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,359
1 to 45,936
5 to 97,715
10 to 147,850
15 to 197,647
20 to 247,285
25 to 296,301
30 to 345,617
35 to 395,046
40 to 444,287
45 to 493,977
50 to 543,452
55 to 592,637
60 to 642,333
65 to 691,790
70 to 741,103
75 to 79732
80 and over783
Total75,850

Historical population

The population of Macabebe grew from 27,888 in 1960 to 75,850 in 2015, an increase of 47,962 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.33%, or an increase of 5,073 people, from the previous population of 70,777 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
27,888
39,0173.34%
42,3971.68%
45,8301.57%
55,5051.93%
59,4691.30%
65,3462.04%
70,3321.02%
70,7770.23%
75,8501.33%

Location

The municipal center of Macabebe is situated at approximately 14° 55' North, 120° 43' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.1 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 Macabebe are Malolos, San Fernando, Angeles, Balanga, Meycauayan, and Valenzuela. The nearest municipalities are Masantol, Calumpit, Apalit, Minalin, Hagonoy, and Santo Tomas. Its distance from the national capital is 45.30 kilometers (28.15 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Malolos, Bulacan, 12.85 kilometers (7.99 miles) to the Southeast (S54°E)
  • San Fernando, Pampanga, 13.57 kilometers (8.43 miles) to the North (N10°W)
  • Angeles, 29.02 kilometers (18.03 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)
  • Balanga, Bataan, 31.49 kilometers (19.57 miles) to the Southwest (S36°W)
  • Meycauayan, Bulacan, 32.34 kilometers (20.09 miles) to the Southeast (S54°E)
  • Valenzuela, 33.38 kilometers (20.74 miles) to the Southeast (S48°E)

Distance from Manila: 45.30 kilometers (28.15 miles) to the Southeast (S39°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 75,850, ranked 248 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 40.60 square kilometers, ranked 959 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 721 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 241 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.33%, ranked 1,594 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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