Rizal, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count11
Postal code4003
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)27.90 km2 (10.77 sq mi)
Population (2015)17,253
Density (2015)618 / km2 (1,602 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 7' North, 121° 24' East (14.1140, 121.3933)
Estimated elevation above sea level255.7 meters (838.6 feet)

Rizal is a municipality in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The municipality has a land area of 27.90 square kilometers or 10.77 square miles which constitutes 1.45% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 17,253. This represented 0.57% of the total population of Laguna province, or 0.12% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 618 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,602 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Rizal has 11 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)
Antipolo15.96%2,7532,39614.90%2.68%
East Poblacion4.03%6956723.42%0.64%
Entablado0.85%146172-15.12%-3.07%
Laguan2.29%3953609.72%1.78%
Paule 17.41%1,2781,05421.25%3.74%
Paule 211.24%1,9391,72512.41%2.25%
Pook11.86%2,0471,79613.98%2.52%
Tala16.79%2,8972,55713.30%2.41%
Talaga12.35%2,1311,9678.34%1.54%
Tuy10.94%1,8871,7507.83%1.45%
West Poblacion6.29%1,0851,0691.50%0.28%
Rizal Total17,25315,51811.18%2.04%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Rizal for the fiscal year of 2016 was 56,192,067.56.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200931,453,146.89
201034,385,547.759.32%
201137,069,396.267.81%
201236,266,387.80-2.17%
201340,015,193.9710.34%
201444,820,587.0412.01%
201550,018,501.0911.60%
201656,192,067.5612.34%

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 Rizal is 15 to 19, with 1,640 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 150 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1305
1 to 41,273
5 to 91,599
10 to 141,521
15 to 191,640
20 to 241,596
25 to 291,391
30 to 341,296
35 to 391,272
40 to 441,118
45 to 49921
50 to 54931
55 to 59764
60 to 64633
65 to 69431
70 to 74254
75 to 79150
80 and over158
Total17,253

Historical population

The population of Rizal grew from 5,392 in 1960 to 17,253 in 2015, an increase of 11,861 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.04%, or an increase of 1,735 people, from the previous population of 15,518 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,392
6,5391.90%
8,0974.38%
7,510-1.49%
9,5012.38%
11,5373.70%
13,0062.60%
15,4592.41%
15,5180.14%
17,2532.04%

Location

The municipal center of Rizal is situated at approximately 14° 7' North, 121° 24' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 255.7 meters or 838.6 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 Rizal are San Pablo, Tayabas, Tanauan, Calamba, Lucena, and Lipa. The nearest municipalities are Nagcarlan, Liliw, Calauan, Majayjay, Magdalena, and Dolores. Its distance from the national capital is 69.06 kilometers (42.91 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Nagcarlan, Laguna, 3.25 kilometers (2.02 miles) to the Northeast (N40°E)
  • Liliw, Laguna, 5.02 kilometers (3.12 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N68°E)
  • Calauan, Laguna, 9.20 kilometers (5.72 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N65°W)
  • Majayjay, Laguna, 9.23 kilometers (5.74 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N68°E)
  • Magdalena, Laguna, 10.23 kilometers (6.36 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N22°E)
  • Dolores, Quezon, 10.91 kilometers (6.78 miles) to the South (S4°E)

Nearest cities

  • San Pablo, Laguna, 8.79 kilometers (5.46 miles) to the Southwest (S56°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 23.53 kilometers (14.62 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S66°E)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 26.16 kilometers (16.26 miles) to the West (S83°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 26.98 kilometers (16.77 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N67°W)
  • Lucena, 30.86 kilometers (19.18 miles) to the Southeast (S50°E)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 31.26 kilometers (19.42 miles) to the Southwest (S52°W)

Distance from Manila: 69.06 kilometers (42.91 miles) to the Northwest (N40°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 17,253, ranked 1,311 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 10.77 square kilometers, ranked 1,523 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 618 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 286 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.04%, ranked 1,369 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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