Francisco de Castro, Municipality of General Mariano Alvarez, Province of Cavite

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceCavite
MunicipalityGeneral Mariano Alvarez
Postal code4117
Population (2015)8,886
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.3157, 121.0255

Francisco de Castro, formerly Sunshine Vill., is a barangay in the municipality of General Mariano Alvarez, in the province of Cavite. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 8,886. This represented 5.73% of the total population of General Mariano Alvarez.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Francisco de Castro is 20 to 24, with 983 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 57 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1131
1 to 4621
5 to 9715
10 to 14832
15 to 19900
20 to 24983
25 to 29896
30 to 34653
35 to 39477
40 to 44466
45 to 49470
50 to 54543
55 to 59484
60 to 64343
65 to 69161
70 to 7480
75 to 7974
80 and over57
Total8,886

Historical population

The population of Francisco de Castro grew from 3,833 in 1990 to 8,886 in 2015, an increase of 5,053 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.48%, or an increase of 220 people, from the previous population of 8,666 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,833
5,9358.54%
7,8606.21%
8,7611.51%
8,666-0.40%
8,8860.48%

Location

Francisco de Castro is situated at approximately 14.3157, 121.0255, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 80.5 meters or 264.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Francisco de Castro 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.