Nagcarlan, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count52
Postal code4002
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)78.10 km2 (30.15 sq mi)
Population (2015)63,057
Density (2015)807 / km2 (2,091 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 8' North, 121° 25' East (14.1365, 121.4127)
Estimated elevation above sea level201.1 meters (659.5 feet)

Nagcarlan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The municipality has a land area of 78.10 square kilometers or 30.15 square miles which constitutes 4.07% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 63,057. This represented 2.08% of the total population of Laguna province, or 0.44% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 807 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,091 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Nagcarlan has 52 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)
Abo1.73%1,0889919.79%1.79%
Alibungbungan3.07%1,9341,73711.34%2.07%
Alumbrado1.54%9728879.58%1.76%
Balayong0.52%33029013.79%2.49%
Balimbing0.67%4244132.66%0.50%
Balinacon0.85%539643-16.17%-3.30%
Bambang3.75%2,3661,92223.10%4.04%
Banago4.14%2,6112,4665.88%1.09%
Banca‑banca2.36%1,4871,3837.52%1.39%
Bangcuro0.79%496500-0.80%-0.15%
Banilad0.99%6245817.40%1.37%
Bayaquitos0.24%14912618.25%3.24%
Buboy2.16%1,3621,2568.44%1.55%
Buenavista0.66%41924173.86%11.10%
Buhanginan0.55%3473343.89%0.73%
Bukal1.28%80872810.99%2.00%
Bunga0.57%35932111.84%2.15%
Cabuyew0.47%2992912.75%0.52%
Calumpang1.58%99682520.73%3.65%
Kanluran Kabubuhayan0.59%3743429.36%1.72%
Kanluran Lazaan0.92%580640-9.38%-1.86%
Labangan0.61%38232019.38%3.43%
Lagulo0.49%31122836.40%6.09%
Lawaguin0.64%4053835.74%1.07%
Maiit0.43%27320135.82%6.00%
Malaya3.64%2,2982,1248.19%1.51%
Malinao2.14%1,3521,2379.30%1.71%
Manaol2.85%1,7981,6528.84%1.63%
Maravilla1.93%1,2171,2160.08%0.02%
Nagcalbang0.35%221105110.48%15.22%
Oples0.65%407415-1.93%-0.37%
Palayan1.95%1,2291,1814.06%0.76%
Palina2.42%1,5271,4396.12%1.14%
Poblacion I2.77%1,7491,840-4.95%-0.96%
Poblacion II5.42%3,4193,432-0.38%-0.07%
Poblacion III3.82%2,4092,925-17.64%-3.63%
Sabang0.58%363428-15.19%-3.09%
San Francisco4.30%2,7132,43011.65%2.12%
Santa Lucia4.42%2,7872,6803.99%0.75%
Sibulan0.80%5044717.01%1.30%
Silangan Ilaya3.60%2,2732,0679.97%1.83%
Silangan Kabubuhayan1.44%9098556.32%1.17%
Silangan Lazaan1.98%1,2511,2480.24%0.05%
Silangan Napapatid1.32%8307974.14%0.78%
Sinipian0.98%619676-8.43%-1.66%
Sulsuguin0.40%2532329.05%1.66%
Talahib0.48%301318-5.35%-1.04%
Talangan3.34%2,1041,9497.95%1.47%
Taytay5.60%3,5323,06915.09%2.71%
Tipacan0.29%185200-7.50%-1.47%
Wakat2.74%1,7261,55810.78%1.97%
Yukos8.16%5,1465,1330.25%0.05%
Nagcarlan Total63,05759,7265.58%1.04%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Nagcarlan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 138,096,175.86.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200980,824,072.58
201084,293,977.634.29%
201191,794,340.388.90%
201290,607,727.10-1.29%
2013101,990,679.5312.56%
2014113,880,483.1011.66%
2015126,482,650.5511.07%
2016138,096,175.869.18%

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 Nagcarlan is 10 to 14, with 6,299 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 561 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,168
1 to 45,050
5 to 96,281
10 to 146,299
15 to 195,733
20 to 245,361
25 to 294,993
30 to 344,910
35 to 394,551
40 to 443,849
45 to 493,569
50 to 543,120
55 to 592,651
60 to 642,053
65 to 691,402
70 to 74850
75 to 79656
80 and over561
Total63,057

Historical population

The population of Nagcarlan grew from 18,227 in 1960 to 63,057 in 2015, an increase of 44,830 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 3,331 people, from the previous population of 59,726 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,227
25,0573.16%
27,4931.88%
30,6372.19%
37,6962.10%
43,6792.80%
48,7272.37%
57,0702.20%
59,7261.67%
63,0571.04%

Location

The municipal center of Nagcarlan is situated at approximately 14° 8' North, 121° 25' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 201.1 meters or 659.5 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 Nagcarlan are San Pablo, Tayabas, Calamba, Tanauan, Lucena, and Lipa. The nearest municipalities are Liliw, Rizal, Majayjay, Magdalena, Calauan, and Luisiana. Its distance from the national capital is 68.58 kilometers (42.62 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Liliw, Laguna, 2.65 kilometers (1.65 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S76°E)
  • Rizal, Laguna, 3.25 kilometers (2.02 miles) to the Southwest (S40°W)
  • Majayjay, Laguna, 6.53 kilometers (4.06 miles) to the East (N81°E)
  • Magdalena, Laguna, 7.21 kilometers (4.48 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N14°E)
  • Calauan, Laguna, 10.55 kilometers (6.55 miles) to the West (N83°W)
  • Luisiana, Laguna, 11.74 kilometers (7.29 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N63°E)

Nearest cities

  • San Pablo, Laguna, 11.95 kilometers (7.43 miles) to the Southwest (S52°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 22.86 kilometers (14.21 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S58°E)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 28.09 kilometers (17.46 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N73°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 28.63 kilometers (17.79 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S79°W)
  • Lucena, 31.02 kilometers (19.28 miles) to the Southeast (S44°E)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 34.44 kilometers (21.40 miles) to the Southwest (S51°W)

Distance from Manila: 68.58 kilometers (42.62 miles) to the Northwest (N43°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 63,057, ranked 357 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 30.15 square kilometers, ranked 1,152 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 807 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 216 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.04%, ranked 1,464 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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