San Nicolas, Municipality of Castillejos, Province of Zambales

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceZambales
MunicipalityCastillejos
Postal code2208
Population (2015)4,893
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.9197, 120.2013

San Nicolas is a barangay in the municipality of Castillejos, in the province of Zambales. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,893. This represented 7.55% of the total population of Castillejos.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Nicolas is 25 to 29, with 574 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 39 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 191
1 to 4407
5 to 9455
10 to 14401
15 to 19445
20 to 24525
25 to 29574
30 to 34401
35 to 39341
40 to 44274
45 to 49221
50 to 54190
55 to 59168
60 to 64126
65 to 69120
70 to 7470
75 to 7945
80 and over39
Total4,893

Historical population

The population of San Nicolas grew from 3,000 in 1990 to 4,893 in 2015, an increase of 1,893 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.85%, or an increase of 1,077 people, from the previous population of 3,816 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,000
2,343-4.53%
2,5101.49%
3,4234.37%
3,8164.04%
4,8934.85%

Location

San Nicolas is situated at approximately 14.9197, 120.2013, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 49.7 meters or 163.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Nicolas shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.