Calauag, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count81
Postal code4318
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesLamon Bay [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)324.71 km2 (125.37 sq mi)
Population (2015)73,139
Density (2015)225 / km2 (583 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 57' North, 122° 17' East (13.9582, 122.2873)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.4 meters (24.2 feet)

Calauag is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 324.71 square kilometers or 125.37 square miles which constitutes 3.61% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 73,139. This represented 3.94% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.51% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 225 inhabitants per square kilometer or 583 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calauag has 81 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)
Agoho0.17%124175-29.14%-6.35%
Anahawan0.65%4794496.68%1.24%
Anas0.75%55049012.24%2.22%
Apad Lutao1.04%758778-2.57%-0.49%
Apad Quezon0.64%471599-21.37%-4.47%
Apad Taisan0.41%30325021.20%3.73%
Atulayan1.29%94682514.67%2.64%
Baclaran1.11%811934-13.17%-2.65%
Bagong Silang0.92%67059412.79%2.32%
Balibago0.45%3263047.24%1.34%
Bangkuruhan1.40%1,0219823.97%0.74%
Bantolinao0.97%70764010.47%1.91%
Barangay I1.31%9551,033-7.55%-1.48%
Barangay II1.47%1,0781,0443.26%0.61%
Barangay III0.69%5084952.63%0.49%
Barangay IV0.72%5245083.15%0.59%
Barangay V1.60%1,1701,1283.72%0.70%
Bigaan0.63%4624395.24%0.98%
Binutas1.90%1,3881,3175.39%1.00%
Biyan2.06%1,5091,34612.11%2.20%
Bukal0.76%556686-18.95%-3.92%
Buli0.78%5675218.83%1.62%
Dapdap2.03%1,4861,4542.20%0.42%
Dominlog0.84%61652317.78%3.17%
Doña Aurora1.97%1,4391,4231.12%0.21%
Guinosayan0.43%316357-11.48%-2.30%
Ipil0.84%61855411.55%2.10%
Kalibo0.54%3963775.04%0.94%
Kapaluhan1.39%1,02091111.96%2.18%
Katangtang0.75%5455371.49%0.28%
Kigtan0.69%5075060.20%0.04%
Kinalin Ibaba1.01%7376778.86%1.63%
Kinalin Ilaya0.13%97140-30.71%-6.75%
Kinamaligan0.92%6736188.90%1.64%
Kumaludkud0.52%3833771.59%0.30%
Kunalum0.52%3813712.70%0.51%
Kuyaoyao0.67%493500-1.40%-0.27%
Lagay1.23%90081210.84%1.98%
Lainglaingan0.68%4944734.44%0.83%
Lungib0.63%46034832.18%5.46%
Mabini1.02%74659126.23%4.53%
Madlangdungan1.10%805864-6.83%-1.34%
Maglipad0.59%42838311.75%2.14%
Maligaya0.54%394519-24.08%-5.11%
Mambaling0.74%54235652.25%8.33%
Manhulugin0.38%278312-10.90%-2.17%
Marilag0.94%6856505.38%1.00%
Mulay0.75%54946717.56%3.13%
Pandanan0.70%5115080.59%0.11%
Pansol0.93%68261311.26%2.05%
Patihan0.78%5695209.42%1.73%
Pinagbayanan2.48%1,8161,7971.06%0.20%
Pinagkamaligan2.90%2,1231,92010.57%1.93%
Pinagsakahan1.18%860882-2.49%-0.48%
Pinagtalleran2.23%1,6291,801-9.55%-1.89%
Rizal Ibaba1.13%82672414.09%2.54%
Rizal Ilaya0.52%38229330.38%5.18%
Sabang I2.61%1,9071,925-0.94%-0.18%
Sabang II6.05%4,4233,62821.91%3.84%
Salvacion0.36%2642572.72%0.51%
San Quintin0.54%396423-6.38%-1.25%
San Roque Ibaba0.96%70056823.24%4.06%
San Roque Ilaya1.46%1,0659976.82%1.26%
Santa Cecilia0.52%3773585.31%0.99%
Santa Maria9.36%6,8496,6612.82%0.53%
Santa Milagrosa1.65%1,2051,218-1.07%-0.20%
Santa Rosa0.63%459527-12.90%-2.60%
Santo Angel2.76%2,0211,49834.91%5.87%
Santo Domingo1.47%1,0741,078-0.37%-0.07%
Sinag0.88%6446184.21%0.79%
Sumilang1.89%1,3851,25910.01%1.83%
Sumulong1.69%1,23898126.20%4.53%
Tabansak1.04%7617491.60%0.30%
Talingting1.05%766825-7.15%-1.40%
Tamis1.13%825927-11.00%-2.20%
Tikiwan0.13%92107-14.02%-2.83%
Tiniguiban1.90%1,3871,3115.80%1.08%
Villa Magsino0.65%4744378.47%1.56%
Villa San Isidro1.66%1,2171,05515.36%2.76%
Viñas1.62%1,18699419.32%3.42%
Yaganak1.58%1,1551,1272.48%0.47%
Calauag Total73,13969,2235.66%1.05%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Calauag for the fiscal year of 2016 was 157,781,413.38.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200988,006,671.23
201093,837,147.406.63%
2011104,099,695.4810.94%
2012101,732,327.93-2.27%
2013110,144,238.418.27%
2014126,529,382.6514.88%
2015143,710,664.3613.58%
2016157,781,413.389.79%

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 Calauag is 5 to 9, with 8,607 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 531 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,578
1 to 46,462
5 to 98,607
10 to 148,290
15 to 197,872
20 to 246,162
25 to 295,282
30 to 344,464
35 to 394,386
40 to 444,206
45 to 494,010
50 to 543,377
55 to 592,800
60 to 641,983
65 to 691,490
70 to 74953
75 to 79686
80 and over531
Total73,139

Historical population

The population of Calauag grew from 37,101 in 1960 to 73,139 in 2015, an increase of 36,038 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.05%, or an increase of 3,916 people, from the previous population of 69,223 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
37,101
49,1132.78%
54,0351.93%
57,9071.39%
64,8561.14%
60,941-1.16%
65,9071.69%
69,4750.73%
69,223-0.13%
73,1391.05%

Location

The municipal center of Calauag is situated at approximately 13° 57' North, 122° 17' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.4 meters or 24.2 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 Calauag are Lucena, Tayabas, Naga, San Pablo, Lipa, and Tanauan. The nearest municipalities are Lopez, Quezon, Guinayangan, Gumaca, Santa Elena, and Tagkawayan. Its distance from the national capital is 157.47 kilometers (97.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Lucena, 72.97 kilometers (45.34 miles) to the West (S88°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 75.52 kilometers (46.92 miles) to the West (N84°W)
  • Naga, Camarines Sur, 103.87 kilometers (64.54 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S69°E)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 104.63 kilometers (65.02 miles) to the West (N83°W)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 121.37 kilometers (75.42 miles) to the West (S89°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 123.36 kilometers (76.65 miles) to the West (N83°W)

Distance from Manila: 157.47 kilometers (97.85 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N63°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 73,139, ranked 259 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 125.37 square kilometers, ranked 239 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 225 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 736 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.05%, ranked 1,430 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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