Infanta, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count36
Postal code4336
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPolillo Strait, Lamon Bay [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)342.76 km2 (132.34 sq mi)
Population (2015)69,079
Density (2015)202 / km2 (522 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 45' North, 121° 39' East (14.7458, 121.6472)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.4 meters (24.3 feet)

Infanta is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 342.76 square kilometers or 132.34 square miles which constitutes 3.81% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 69,079. This represented 3.72% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.48% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 202 inhabitants per square kilometer or 522 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Infanta has 36 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)
Abiawin2.13%1,4721,4590.89%0.17%
Agos‑agos3.63%2,5052,2889.48%1.74%
Alitas1.63%1,1241,0754.56%0.85%
Amolongin1.13%77959530.92%5.26%
Anibong1.29%893903-1.11%-0.21%
Antikin1.26%8728265.57%1.04%
Bacong1.30%89681110.48%1.92%
Balobo0.77%531562-5.52%-1.07%
Bantilan4.15%2,8682,8550.46%0.09%
Banugao3.88%2,6822,830-5.23%-1.02%
Batican1.19%8257736.73%1.25%
Binonoan2.10%1,4531,4023.64%0.68%
Binulasan4.34%2,9982,53618.22%3.24%
Boboin2.57%1,7781,7233.19%0.60%
Catambungan2.64%1,8211,7325.14%0.96%
Cawaynin0.73%5064952.22%0.42%
Comon4.67%3,2252,9808.22%1.52%
Dinahican15.96%11,02310,01110.11%1.85%
Gumian6.04%4,1733,62015.28%2.74%
Ilog3.30%2,2821,87721.58%3.79%
Ingas2.73%1,8891,7686.84%1.27%
Langgas1.39%958963-0.52%-0.10%
Libjo3.82%2,6412,645-0.15%-0.03%
Lual1.53%1,0601,0025.79%1.08%
Magsaysay4.13%2,8532,7683.07%0.58%
Maypulot1.01%7006704.48%0.84%
Miswa3.15%2,1752,0177.83%1.45%
Pilaway2.84%1,9601,8267.34%1.36%
Pinaglapatan1.70%1,1731,1670.51%0.10%
Poblacion 11.16%802912-12.06%-2.42%
Poblacion 382.58%1,7841,55914.43%2.60%
Poblacion 392.75%1,8981,914-0.84%-0.16%
Pulo1.22%8448123.94%0.74%
Silangan1.16%803830-3.25%-0.63%
Tongohin3.57%2,4652,2648.88%1.63%
Tudturan0.53%3683485.75%1.07%
Infanta Total69,07964,8186.57%1.22%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Infanta for the fiscal year of 2016 was 177,024,188.15.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200997,454,321.10
2010101,532,519.224.18%
2011111,683,662.8010.00%
2012110,608,182.30-0.96%
2013124,994,741.0013.01%
2014139,855,341.2811.89%
2015160,888,442.1615.04%
2016177,024,188.1510.03%

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 Infanta is 10 to 14, with 7,748 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 533 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,454
1 to 46,052
5 to 97,663
10 to 147,748
15 to 196,915
20 to 245,803
25 to 295,036
30 to 344,665
35 to 394,540
40 to 444,032
45 to 493,848
50 to 543,193
55 to 592,763
60 to 642,060
65 to 691,357
70 to 74826
75 to 79591
80 and over533
Total69,079

Historical population

The population of Infanta grew from 21,868 in 1960 to 69,079 in 2015, an increase of 47,211 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.22%, or an increase of 4,261 people, from the previous population of 64,818 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
21,868
21,653-0.10%
25,2713.15%
27,8141.94%
35,5642.49%
39,7722.12%
50,9925.47%
60,3462.35%
64,8182.64%
69,0791.22%

Location

The municipal center of Infanta is situated at approximately 14° 45' North, 121° 39' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.4 meters or 24.3 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 Infanta are Antipolo, Marikina, Pasig, San Jose del Monte, Quezon City, and Taguig. The nearest municipalities are General Nakar, Real, Panukulan, Polillo, Burdeos, and Santa Maria. Its distance from the national capital is 73.90 kilometers (45.92 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Antipolo, Rizal, 53.73 kilometers (33.39 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S71°W)
  • Marikina, 60.31 kilometers (37.48 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S78°W)
  • Pasig, 64.79 kilometers (40.26 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S72°W)
  • San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, 65.02 kilometers (40.40 miles) to the West (N84°W)
  • Quezon City, 65.32 kilometers (40.59 miles) to the West (S81°W)
  • Taguig, 66.30 kilometers (41.20 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S68°W)

Distance from Manila: 73.90 kilometers (45.92 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S77°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 69,079, ranked 283 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 132.34 square kilometers, ranked 244 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 202 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 918 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.22%, ranked 906 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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