Mabitac, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count15
Postal code4020
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)80.76 km2 (31.18 sq mi)
Population (2015)20,530
Density (2015)254 / km2 (658 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 26' North, 121° 26' East (14.4272, 121.4265)
Estimated elevation above sea level5.2 meters (16.9 feet)

Mabitac is a municipality in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The municipality has a land area of 80.76 square kilometers or 31.18 square miles which constitutes 4.21% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 20,530. This represented 0.68% of the total population of Laguna province, or 0.14% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 254 inhabitants per square kilometer or 658 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mabitac 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)
Amuyong3.19%65458112.56%2.28%
Bayanihan2.53%52044716.33%2.92%
Lambac4.75%9751,266-22.99%-4.85%
Libis ng Nayon4.49%92183710.04%1.84%
Lucong5.45%1,11898513.50%2.44%
Maligaya1.96%40320497.55%13.84%
Masikap2.47%5085070.20%0.04%
Matalatala18.60%3,8183,19719.42%3.44%
Nanguma12.48%2,5622,5131.95%0.37%
Numero2.67%54847615.13%2.72%
Paagahan19.65%4,0353,6819.62%1.76%
Pag‑asa5.71%1,17299817.43%3.11%
San Antonio7.04%1,4451,29811.33%2.06%
San Miguel5.17%1,06189618.42%3.27%
Sinagtala3.85%7907327.92%1.46%
Mabitac Total20,53018,61810.27%1.88%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mabitac for the fiscal year of 2016 was 64,214,663.12.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200935,510,245.23
20108,199,250.34-76.91%
201140,209,178.01390.40%
201239,884,053.84-0.81%
201344,794,427.4212.31%
201452,138,521.9316.40%
201558,220,574.8411.67%
201664,214,663.1210.30%

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 Mabitac is 5 to 9, with 2,233 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 132 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1428
1 to 42,038
5 to 92,233
10 to 142,180
15 to 191,996
20 to 241,956
25 to 291,565
30 to 341,470
35 to 391,401
40 to 441,109
45 to 491,052
50 to 54949
55 to 59757
60 to 64543
65 to 69343
70 to 74227
75 to 79151
80 and over132
Total20,530

Historical population

The population of Mabitac grew from 4,316 in 1960 to 20,530 in 2015, an increase of 16,214 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.88%, or an increase of 1,912 people, from the previous population of 18,618 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,316
6,3773.89%
7,4153.07%
8,5432.87%
11,4442.97%
13,3092.87%
15,0972.74%
17,6082.14%
18,6182.05%
20,5301.88%

Location

The municipal center of Mabitac is situated at approximately 14° 26' North, 121° 26' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.2 meters or 16.9 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 Mabitac are Antipolo, Santa Rosa, Cabuyao, Calamba, Biñan, and Taguig. The nearest municipalities are Siniloan, Famy, Santa Maria, Pangil, Pakil, and Paete. Its distance from the national capital is 51.42 kilometers (31.95 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Siniloan, Laguna, 2.03 kilometers (1.26 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S72°E)
  • Famy, Laguna, 2.63 kilometers (1.63 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N58°E)
  • Santa Maria, Laguna, 4.98 kilometers (3.09 miles) to the North (N4°W)
  • Pangil, Laguna, 5.19 kilometers (3.23 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S59°E)
  • Pakil, Laguna, 7.62 kilometers (4.73 miles) to the Southeast (S47°E)
  • Paete, Laguna, 9.16 kilometers (5.69 miles) to the Southeast (S40°E)

Nearest cities

  • Antipolo, Rizal, 32.29 kilometers (20.07 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N57°W)
  • Santa Rosa, Laguna, 36.07 kilometers (22.42 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S70°W)
  • Cabuyao, Laguna, 36.70 kilometers (22.80 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S63°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 37.12 kilometers (23.06 miles) to the Southwest (S50°W)
  • Biñan, Laguna, 38.39 kilometers (23.85 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S75°W)
  • Taguig, 39.52 kilometers (24.56 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N74°W)

Distance from Manila: 51.42 kilometers (31.95 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N69°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 20,530, ranked 1,218 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 31.18 square kilometers, ranked 1,138 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 254 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 791 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.88%, ranked 641 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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