Agdangan, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count12
Postal code4302
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTayabas Bay [Sibuyan Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)31.54 km2 (12.18 sq mi)
Population (2015)12,851
Density (2015)407 / km2 (1,055 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 52' North, 121° 55' East (13.8749, 121.9134)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.4 meters (34.2 feet)

Agdangan is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 31.54 square kilometers or 12.18 square miles which constitutes 0.35% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 12,851. This represented 0.69% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.09% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 407 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,055 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Agdangan has 12 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)
Binagbag9.82%1,2621,04720.53%3.62%
Dayap2.58%33119173.30%11.04%
Ibabang Kinagunan11.64%1,4961,21623.03%4.02%
Ilayang Kinagunan2.04%26217946.37%7.52%
Kanlurang Calutan11.44%1,4701,31212.04%2.19%
Kanlurang Maligaya2.68%34529218.15%3.23%
Poblacion I13.03%1,6751,5796.08%1.13%
Poblacion II16.64%2,1392,172-1.52%-0.29%
Salvacion8.58%1,10291720.17%3.56%
Silangang Calutan6.45%8298260.36%0.07%
Silangang Maligaya6.37%8197745.81%1.08%
Sildora8.72%1,1211,0625.56%1.03%
Agdangan Total12,85111,56711.10%2.02%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Agdangan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 47,284,623.04.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200927,219,505.48
201029,289,012.147.60%
201131,526,701.957.64%
201230,748,485.11-2.47%
201333,769,898.999.83%
201438,181,742.4113.06%
201543,467,590.1113.84%
201647,284,623.048.78%

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 Agdangan is 5 to 9, with 1,372 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 131 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1247
1 to 41,056
5 to 91,372
10 to 141,361
15 to 191,273
20 to 241,023
25 to 29878
30 to 34817
35 to 39793
40 to 44750
45 to 49785
50 to 54658
55 to 59592
60 to 64431
65 to 69328
70 to 74204
75 to 79152
80 and over131
Total12,851

Historical population

The population of Agdangan grew from 5,410 in 1960 to 12,851 in 2015, an increase of 7,441 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.02%, or an increase of 1,284 people, from the previous population of 11,567 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,410
7,2352.88%
7,163-0.20%
7,3890.62%
8,2071.06%
9,0251.80%
9,9462.11%
11,1641.61%
11,5671.30%
12,8512.02%

Location

The municipal center of Agdangan is situated at approximately 13° 52' North, 121° 55' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.4 meters or 34.2 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 Agdangan are Lucena, Tayabas, San Pablo, Lipa, Tanauan, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are Unisan, Padre Burgos, Atimonan, Plaridel, Gumaca, and Pitogo. Its distance from the national capital is 128.14 kilometers (79.62 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Unisan, Quezon, 7.86 kilometers (4.88 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S60°E)
  • Padre Burgos, Quezon, 11.47 kilometers (7.13 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N66°W)
  • Atimonan, Quezon, 13.93 kilometers (8.66 miles) to the North (N4°E)
  • Plaridel, Quezon, 14.40 kilometers (8.95 miles) to the Northeast (N51°E)
  • Gumaca, Quezon, 20.97 kilometers (13.03 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N76°E)
  • Pitogo, Quezon, 21.50 kilometers (13.36 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S62°E)

Nearest cities

  • Lucena, 33.20 kilometers (20.63 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N78°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 38.58 kilometers (23.97 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N64°W)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 67.09 kilometers (41.69 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N71°W)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 81.30 kilometers (50.52 miles) to the West (N85°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 85.41 kilometers (53.07 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N74°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 89.08 kilometers (55.35 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N65°W)

Distance from Manila: 128.14 kilometers (79.62 miles) to the Northwest (N52°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 12,851, ranked 1,410 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 12.18 square kilometers, ranked 1,470 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 407 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 456 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.02%, ranked 1,416 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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