San Felipe, Province of Zambales

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceZambales
Barangay count11
Postal code2204
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)111.60 km2 (43.09 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,183
Density (2015)208 / km2 (538 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 4' North, 120° 4' East (15.0610, 120.0702)
Estimated elevation above sea level12.9 meters (42.3 feet)

San Felipe is a coastal municipality in the province of Zambales.

The municipality has a land area of 111.60 square kilometers or 43.09 square miles which constitutes 3.06% of Zambales's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,183. This represented 3.92% of the total population of Zambales province, or 0.21% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 208 inhabitants per square kilometer or 538 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Felipe has 11 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)
Amagna5.43%1,2591,298-3.00%-0.58%
Apostol7.90%1,8321,7922.23%0.42%
Balincaguing4.43%1,0279785.01%0.94%
Farañal7.21%1,6721,820-8.13%-1.60%
Feria4.20%9749720.21%0.04%
Maloma22.82%5,2904,60814.80%2.66%
Manglicmot7.43%1,7231,6365.32%0.99%
Rosete6.56%1,5201,4633.90%0.73%
San Rafael5.59%1,2961,07720.33%3.59%
Santo Niño18.58%4,3074,2461.44%0.27%
Sindol9.85%2,2832,1307.18%1.33%
San Felipe Total23,18322,0205.28%0.98%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Felipe for the fiscal year of 2016 was 80,274,773.22.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200945,607,970.72
201048,494,668.416.33%
201152,766,566.408.81%
201252,808,305.320.08%
201357,445,483.068.78%
201464,482,495.6312.25%
201572,639,520.4512.65%
201680,274,773.2210.51%

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 Felipe is 5 to 9, with 2,370 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 333 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1479
1 to 42,021
5 to 92,370
10 to 142,320
15 to 192,045
20 to 241,765
25 to 291,634
30 to 341,534
35 to 391,391
40 to 441,425
45 to 491,417
50 to 541,220
55 to 591,015
60 to 64815
65 to 69639
70 to 74402
75 to 79358
80 and over333
Total23,183

Historical population

The population of San Felipe grew from 9,861 in 1960 to 23,183 in 2015, an increase of 13,322 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.98%, or an increase of 1,163 people, from the previous population of 22,020 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,861
13,2832.96%
13,9050.92%
13,834-0.10%
15,6241.22%
16,8371.41%
17,7021.08%
21,3222.60%
22,0201.18%
23,1830.98%

Location

The municipal center of San Felipe is situated at approximately 15° 4' North, 120° 4' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.9 meters or 42.3 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 Felipe are Olongapo, Angeles, Mabalacat, Balanga, San Fernando, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are San Narciso, Cabangan, San Antonio, San Marcelino, Castillejos, and Botolan. Its distance from the national capital is 110.89 kilometers (68.90 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Olongapo, 34.23 kilometers (21.27 miles) to the Southeast (S42°E)
  • Angeles, 56.33 kilometers (35.00 miles) to the East (N81°E)
  • Mabalacat, Pampanga, 56.96 kilometers (35.39 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N72°E)
  • Balanga, Bataan, 65.94 kilometers (40.97 miles) to the Southeast (S50°E)
  • San Fernando, Pampanga, 67.04 kilometers (41.66 miles) to the East (S87°E)
  • Tarlac City, Tarlac, 72.95 kilometers (45.33 miles) to the Northeast (N50°E)

Distance from Manila: 110.89 kilometers (68.90 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S62°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,183, ranked 1,094 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 43.09 square kilometers, ranked 902 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 208 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 883 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.98%, ranked 1,485 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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