Pagsanjan, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count16
Postal code4008
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)26.36 km2 (10.18 sq mi)
Population (2015)42,164
Density (2015)1,600 / km2 (4,142 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 16' North, 121° 27' East (14.2727, 121.4540)
Estimated elevation above sea level12.1 meters (39.7 feet)

Pagsanjan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The municipality has a land area of 26.36 square kilometers or 10.18 square miles which constitutes 1.37% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 42,164. This represented 1.39% of the total population of Laguna province, or 0.29% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,600 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,142 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pagsanjan has 16 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)
Anibong0.83%35228025.71%4.45%
Barangay I3.70%1,5591,5510.52%0.10%
Barangay II5.23%2,2061,92414.66%2.64%
Biñan13.53%5,7065,2359.00%1.65%
Buboy3.91%1,6491,5486.52%1.21%
Cabanbanan12.79%5,3944,9688.57%1.58%
Calusiche2.13%898912-1.54%-0.29%
Dingin2.90%1,22294329.59%5.06%
Lambac2.22%93680516.27%2.91%
Layugan0.70%29619254.17%8.59%
Magdapio5.07%2,1361,83916.15%2.89%
Maulawin9.98%4,2094,0733.34%0.63%
Pinagsanjan12.18%5,1364,9863.01%0.57%
Sabang7.46%3,1472,8739.54%1.75%
Sampaloc10.28%4,3334,2272.51%0.47%
San Isidro7.08%2,9852,9570.95%0.18%
Pagsanjan Total42,16439,3137.25%1.34%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pagsanjan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 114,806,855.88.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200965,153,664.63
201065,088,942.51-0.10%
201174,542,882.6214.52%
201277,393,835.753.82%
201387,571,028.9713.15%
201495,803,066.499.40%
201567,594,300.79-29.44%
2016114,806,855.8869.85%

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 Pagsanjan is 5 to 9, with 4,410 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 378 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1907
1 to 43,487
5 to 94,410
10 to 144,186
15 to 194,025
20 to 243,647
25 to 293,136
30 to 342,906
35 to 392,965
40 to 442,454
45 to 492,367
50 to 542,148
55 to 591,718
60 to 641,436
65 to 69939
70 to 74624
75 to 79431
80 and over378
Total42,164

Historical population

The population of Pagsanjan grew from 10,691 in 1960 to 42,164 in 2015, an increase of 31,473 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.34%, or an increase of 2,851 people, from the previous population of 39,313 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,691
14,5563.06%
16,1882.16%
19,4893.78%
25,0242.53%
28,9992.80%
32,6222.56%
35,9441.35%
39,3133.31%
42,1641.34%

Location

The municipal center of Pagsanjan is situated at approximately 14° 16' North, 121° 27' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.1 meters or 39.7 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 Pagsanjan are San Pablo, Tayabas, Calamba, Cabuyao, Santa Rosa, and Tanauan. The nearest municipalities are Lumban, Santa Cruz, Kalayaan, Cavinti, Magdalena, and Paete. Its distance from the national capital is 62.05 kilometers (38.56 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Lumban, Laguna, 2.81 kilometers (1.74 miles) to the North (N11°E)
  • Santa Cruz, Laguna, 4.60 kilometers (2.86 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N72°W)
  • Kalayaan, Laguna, 6.46 kilometers (4.01 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N24°E)
  • Cavinti, Laguna, 6.54 kilometers (4.07 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S62°E)
  • Magdalena, Laguna, 8.52 kilometers (5.29 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S18°W)
  • Paete, Laguna, 10.54 kilometers (6.55 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N16°E)

Nearest cities

  • San Pablo, Laguna, 26.37 kilometers (16.39 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S32°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 31.06 kilometers (19.30 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S28°E)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 32.06 kilometers (19.92 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S78°W)
  • Cabuyao, Laguna, 35.70 kilometers (22.18 miles) to the West (N89°W)
  • Santa Rosa, Laguna, 37.18 kilometers (23.11 miles) to the West (N83°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 38.56 kilometers (23.96 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S57°W)

Distance from Manila: 62.05 kilometers (38.56 miles) to the Northwest (N55°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 42,164, ranked 606 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 10.18 square kilometers, ranked 1,536 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,600 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 98 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.34%, ranked 286 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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