San Jose, Province of Tarlac

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceTarlac
Barangay count13
Postal code2309
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)592.81 km2 (228.89 sq mi)
Population (2015)36,253
Density (2015)61 / km2 (158 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 27' North, 120° 28' East (15.4578, 120.4683)
Estimated elevation above sea level82.1 meters (269.4 feet)

San Jose is a municipality in the landlocked province of Tarlac.

The municipality has a land area of 592.81 square kilometers or 228.89 square miles which constitutes 19.41% of Tarlac's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 36,253. This represented 2.65% of the total population of Tarlac province, or 0.32% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 61 inhabitants per square kilometer or 158 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Jose has 13 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)
Burgos8.20%2,9723,072-3.26%-0.63%
David4.36%1,5791,4806.69%1.24%
Iba13.75%4,9834,5599.30%1.71%
Labney5.18%1,8781,60417.08%3.05%
Lawacamulag3.33%1,2091,294-6.57%-1.29%
Lubigan3.92%1,4211,3564.79%0.90%
Maamot7.52%2,7262,42112.60%2.28%
Mababanaba10.81%3,9193,55910.12%1.85%
Moriones10.22%3,7053,30911.97%2.18%
Pao4.71%1,7091,727-1.04%-0.20%
San Juan de Valdez4.26%1,5461,23625.08%4.35%
Sula10.16%3,6823,4915.47%1.02%
Villa Aglipay13.58%4,9244,8521.48%0.28%
San Jose Total36,25333,9606.75%1.25%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Jose for the fiscal year of 2016 was 109,108,487.74.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200960,192,466.11
201064,182,936.986.63%
201169,129,485.297.71%
201267,845,719.13-1.86%
201375,131,934.2210.74%
201485,754,838.0414.14%
201598,348,867.6914.69%
2016109,108,487.7410.94%

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 Jose is 5 to 9, with 4,090 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 294 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1839
1 to 43,299
5 to 94,090
10 to 143,984
15 to 193,584
20 to 243,389
25 to 293,024
30 to 342,498
35 to 392,287
40 to 442,002
45 to 491,873
50 to 541,559
55 to 591,181
60 to 64907
65 to 69658
70 to 74440
75 to 79345
80 and over294
Total36,253

Historical population

The population of San Jose grew from 20,483 in 1990 to 36,253 in 2015, an increase of 15,770 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.25%, or an increase of 2,293 people, from the previous population of 33,960 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,483
25,4734.17%
29,4403.15%
32,7281.47%
33,9601.35%
36,2531.25%

Location

The municipal center of San Jose is situated at approximately 15° 27' North, 120° 28' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 82.1 meters or 269.4 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 Jose are Tarlac City, Mabalacat, Angeles, San Fernando, San Carlos, and Cabanatuan. The nearest municipalities are Santa Ignacia, Capas, Mayantoc, Gerona, Bamban, and Concepcion. Its distance from the national capital is 110.61 kilometers (68.73 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Santa Ignacia, Tarlac, 17.72 kilometers (11.01 miles) to the North (N11°W)
  • Capas, Tarlac, 18.75 kilometers (11.65 miles) to the Southeast (S44°E)
  • Mayantoc, Tarlac, 20.24 kilometers (12.57 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)
  • Gerona, Tarlac, 21.62 kilometers (13.43 miles) to the Northeast (N40°E)
  • Bamban, Tarlac, 23.00 kilometers (14.29 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S27°E)
  • Concepcion, Tarlac, 24.93 kilometers (15.49 miles) to the Southeast (S54°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 110.61 kilometers (68.73 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S30°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 36,253, ranked 702 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 228.89 square kilometers, ranked 89 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 61 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,408 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.25%, ranked 356 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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