Jomalig, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count5
Postal code4342
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Philippine major island(s)Jomalig
Area (2007)56.65 km2 (21.87 sq mi)
Population (2015)7,417
Density (2015)131 / km2 (339 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 42' North, 122° 20' East (14.6970, 122.3297)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.0 meters (32.9 feet)

Jomalig is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 56.65 square kilometers or 21.87 square miles which constitutes 0.63% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,417. This represented 0.40% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.05% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 131 inhabitants per square kilometer or 339 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Jomalig has 5 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)
Apad20.59%1,5271,22324.86%4.32%
Bukal18.85%1,3981,3156.31%1.17%
Casuguran13.54%1,0041,007-0.30%-0.06%
Gango9.02%6696276.70%1.24%
Talisoy38.01%2,8192,7123.95%0.74%
Jomalig Total7,4176,8847.74%1.43%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Jomalig for the fiscal year of 2016 was 43,204,730.53.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009
201024,973,613.96
201126,845,067.637.49%
201226,350,085.60-1.84%
201329,840,074.0413.24%
201433,488,721.9212.23%
201538,259,571.4714.25%
201643,204,730.5312.93%

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 Jomalig is 10 to 14, with 1,050 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 32 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1153
1 to 4785
5 to 91,010
10 to 141,050
15 to 19879
20 to 24641
25 to 29492
30 to 34465
35 to 39413
40 to 44391
45 to 49306
50 to 54258
55 to 59195
60 to 64156
65 to 6988
70 to 7465
75 to 7938
80 and over32
Total7,417

Historical population

The population of Jomalig grew from 2,862 in 1970 to 7,417 in 2015, an increase of 4,555 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.43%, or an increase of 533 people, from the previous population of 6,884 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,862
4,0147.02%
3,972-0.21%
4,5421.35%
4,371-0.72%
5,8176.32%
6,1110.68%
6,8844.43%
7,4171.43%

Location

The municipal center of Jomalig is situated at approximately 14° 42' North, 122° 20' East, in the island of Jomalig. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.0 meters or 32.9 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 Jomalig are Tayabas, Lucena, Antipolo, San Pablo, Marikina, and Pasig. The nearest municipalities are Patnanungan, Burdeos, Polillo, Capalonga, Santa Elena, and Jose Panganiban. Its distance from the national capital is 145.88 kilometers (90.65 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Tayabas, Quezon, 108.82 kilometers (67.62 miles) to the Southwest (S47°W)
  • Lucena, 114.44 kilometers (71.11 miles) to the Southwest (S42°W)
  • Antipolo, Rizal, 124.90 kilometers (77.61 miles) to the West (S85°W)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 128.62 kilometers (79.92 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S57°W)
  • Marikina, 132.72 kilometers (82.47 miles) to the West (S87°W)
  • Pasig, 135.83 kilometers (84.40 miles) to the West (S84°W)

Distance from Manila: 145.88 kilometers (90.65 miles) to the West (S86°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 7,417, ranked 1,514 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 21.87 square kilometers, ranked 1,279 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 131 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,166 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.43%, ranked 776 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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