San Manuel, Province of Tarlac

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceTarlac
Barangay count15
Postal code2301
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)42.10 km2 (16.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)25,504
Density (2015)606 / km2 (1,569 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 48' North, 120° 36' East (15.7989, 120.6068)
Estimated elevation above sea level26.2 meters (85.8 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 42.10 square kilometers or 16.25 square miles which constitutes 1.38% of Tarlac's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 25,504. This represented 1.87% of the total population of Tarlac province, or 0.23% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 606 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,569 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Manuel has 15 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)
Colubot4.20%1,0701,0195.00%0.93%
Lanat8.72%2,2252,1513.44%0.65%
Legaspi9.16%2,3352,06213.24%2.40%
Mangandingay4.73%1,2061,1881.52%0.29%
Matarannoc3.63%926976-5.12%-1.00%
Pacpaco4.96%1,2661,05919.55%3.46%
Poblacion5.56%1,4171,3772.90%0.55%
Salcedo9.28%2,3682,3470.89%0.17%
San Agustin7.43%1,8961,7955.63%1.05%
San Felipe10.49%2,6762,6491.02%0.19%
San Jacinto4.85%1,2381,04718.24%3.24%
San Miguel8.67%2,2102,1015.19%0.97%
San Narciso5.66%1,4431,4330.70%0.13%
San Vicente6.39%1,6301,5385.98%1.11%
Santa Maria6.27%1,5981,5473.30%0.62%
San Manuel Total25,50424,2895.00%0.93%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Manuel for the fiscal year of 2016 was 202,598,445.47.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200937,963,158.87
201053,685,393.3641.41%
201143,355,766.29-19.24%
201243,623,403.910.62%
201347,432,105.508.73%
201454,731,401.6815.39%
201573,585,608.9834.45%
2016202,598,445.47175.32%

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 Manuel is 5 to 9, with 2,865 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 274 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1497
1 to 42,211
5 to 92,865
10 to 142,597
15 to 192,236
20 to 242,122
25 to 291,958
30 to 341,807
35 to 391,767
40 to 441,459
45 to 491,405
50 to 541,187
55 to 591,005
60 to 64804
65 to 69600
70 to 74434
75 to 79276
80 and over274
Total25,504

Historical population

The population of San Manuel grew from 8,956 in 1960 to 25,504 in 2015, an increase of 16,548 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.93%, or an increase of 1,215 people, from the previous population of 24,289 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,956
10,6831.74%
12,8033.70%
13,4911.05%
17,2612.50%
19,1201.93%
20,8571.88%
23,4631.64%
24,2891.27%
25,5040.93%

Location

The municipal center of San Manuel is situated at approximately 15° 48' North, 120° 36' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 26.2 meters or 85.8 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 Manuel are Urdaneta, San Carlos, Muñoz, Tarlac City, Dagupan, and San Jose. The nearest municipalities are Cuyapo, Anao, Moncada, Nampicuan, Santo Tomas, and Rosales. Its distance from the national capital is 139.58 kilometers (86.73 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 139.58 kilometers (86.73 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S17°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 25,504, ranked 1,001 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 16.25 square kilometers, ranked 1,394 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 606 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 280 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.93%, ranked 1,271 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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