Bocohan, City of Lucena

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
CityLucena
Postal code4301
Population (2015)5,042
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.9583, 121.5906

Bocohan is a barangay in the city of Lucena. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,042. This represented 1.89% of the total population of Lucena.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bocohan is 5 to 9, with 539 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1114
1 to 4491
5 to 9539
10 to 14513
15 to 19524
20 to 24510
25 to 29440
30 to 34367
35 to 39325
40 to 44280
45 to 49296
50 to 54238
55 to 59157
60 to 64109
65 to 6960
70 to 7428
75 to 7932
80 and over19
Total5,042

Historical population

The population of Bocohan grew from 843 in 1990 to 5,042 in 2015, an increase of 4,199 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.56%, or an increase of 847 people, from the previous population of 4,195 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
843
1,45310.74%
3,34719.59%
4,2793.45%
4,195-0.72%
5,0423.56%

Location

Bocohan is situated at approximately 13.9583, 121.5906, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 64.2 meters or 210.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bocohan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.