Pakil, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count13
Postal code4017
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)46.50 km2 (17.95 sq mi)
Population (2015)20,659
Density (2015)444 / km2 (1,151 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 23' North, 121° 29' East (14.3807, 121.4786)
Estimated elevation above sea level11.0 meters (36.0 feet)

Pakil is a municipality in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The municipality has a land area of 46.50 square kilometers or 17.95 square miles which constitutes 2.42% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 20,659. 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 444 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,151 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pakil has 13 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)
Banilan8.13%1,6801,708-1.64%-0.31%
Baño2.06%425485-12.37%-2.48%
Burgos10.42%2,1522,204-2.36%-0.45%
Casa Real7.28%1,5051,4017.42%1.37%
Casinsin8.04%1,6621,677-0.89%-0.17%
Dorado2.83%585773-24.32%-5.17%
Gonzales12.34%2,5492,682-4.96%-0.96%
Kabulusan16.94%3,5003,4820.52%0.10%
Matikiw3.37%69755226.27%4.54%
Rizal11.43%2,3622,440-3.20%-0.62%
Saray1.30%269273-1.47%-0.28%
Taft6.52%1,3471,2775.48%1.02%
Tavera9.32%1,9261,8683.10%0.58%
Pakil Total20,65920,822-0.78%-0.15%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pakil for the fiscal year of 2016 was 65,026,144.94.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200936,834,227.31
201039,425,836.007.04%
201142,561,418.157.95%
201241,490,838.68-2.52%
201345,759,635.7510.29%
201452,094,003.1813.84%
201558,717,426.7512.71%
201665,026,144.9410.74%

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 Pakil is 10 to 14, with 2,179 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 157 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1415
1 to 41,631
5 to 92,130
10 to 142,179
15 to 192,152
20 to 241,894
25 to 291,613
30 to 341,466
35 to 391,341
40 to 441,160
45 to 491,219
50 to 541,010
55 to 59847
60 to 64624
65 to 69399
70 to 74250
75 to 79172
80 and over157
Total20,659

Historical population

The population of Pakil grew from 4,765 in 1960 to 20,659 in 2015, an increase of 15,894 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.15%, or a decrease of 163 people, from the previous population of 20,822 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,765
7,2294.16%
8,3753.00%
9,0481.56%
13,4384.04%
15,6632.91%
18,0213.05%
20,2421.62%
20,8221.03%
20,659-0.15%

Location

The municipal center of Pakil is situated at approximately 14° 23' North, 121° 29' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.0 meters or 36.0 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 Pakil are San Pablo, Calamba, Antipolo, Cabuyao, Tayabas, and Santa Rosa. The nearest municipalities are Paete, Pangil, Siniloan, Kalayaan, Famy, and Mabitac. Its distance from the national capital is 58.56 kilometers (36.39 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Paete, Laguna, 1.86 kilometers (1.16 miles) to the South (S10°E)
  • Pangil, Laguna, 2.72 kilometers (1.69 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)
  • Siniloan, Laguna, 5.83 kilometers (3.62 miles) to the Northwest (N39°W)
  • Kalayaan, Laguna, 6.04 kilometers (3.75 miles) to the South (S1°W)
  • Famy, Laguna, 7.38 kilometers (4.58 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N27°W)
  • Mabitac, Laguna, 7.62 kilometers (4.73 miles) to the Northwest (N47°W)

Nearest cities

  • San Pablo, Laguna, 38.14 kilometers (23.70 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S26°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 38.83 kilometers (24.13 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S61°W)
  • Antipolo, Rizal, 39.83 kilometers (24.75 miles) to the Northwest (N55°W)
  • Cabuyao, Laguna, 40.02 kilometers (24.87 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S73°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 41.07 kilometers (25.52 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S17°E)
  • Santa Rosa, Laguna, 40.17 kilometers (24.96 miles) to the West (S80°W)

Distance from Manila: 58.56 kilometers (36.39 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N66°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 20,659, ranked 1,215 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 17.95 square kilometers, ranked 1,388 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 444 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 426 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.15%, ranked 865 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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