Pagbilao, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count27
Postal code4302
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTayabas Bay [Sibuyan Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)170.96 km2 (66.01 sq mi)
Population (2015)75,023
Density (2015)439 / km2 (1,137 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 58' North, 121° 41' East (13.9745, 121.6854)
Estimated elevation above sea level24.2 meters (79.4 feet)

Pagbilao is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 170.96 square kilometers or 66.01 square miles which constitutes 1.90% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 75,023. This represented 4.04% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.52% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 439 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,137 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pagbilao has 27 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)
Alupaye3.41%2,5602,3956.89%1.28%
Añato0.65%49135040.29%6.66%
Antipolo0.33%248266-6.77%-1.33%
Bantigue2.44%1,8271,8041.27%0.24%
Barangay 1 Castillo2.52%1,8921,931-2.02%-0.39%
Barangay 2 Daungan3.03%2,2752,1704.84%0.90%
Barangay 3 del Carmen2.02%1,5151,5080.46%0.09%
Barangay 4 Parang3.45%2,5852,739-5.62%-1.10%
Barangay 5 Santa Catalina1.94%1,4571,3507.93%1.46%
Barangay 6 Tambak2.71%2,0361,79213.62%2.46%
Bigo1.52%1,13899214.72%2.65%
Binahaan6.71%5,0344,6737.73%1.43%
Bukal12.66%9,5008,9286.41%1.19%
Ibabang Bagumbungan0.55%41235615.73%2.82%
Ibabang Palsabangon6.10%4,5773,96415.46%2.78%
Ibabang Polo7.61%5,7104,59624.24%4.22%
Ikirin4.43%3,3273,0718.34%1.54%
Ilayang Bagumbungan0.37%27725010.80%1.97%
Ilayang Palsabangon0.46%3433323.31%0.62%
Ilayang Polo2.81%2,1051,75220.15%3.56%
Kanluran Malicboy1.68%1,2641,2084.64%0.87%
Mapagong8.18%6,1405,21017.85%3.18%
Mayhay1.07%8047438.21%1.51%
Pinagbayanan5.92%4,4454,0918.65%1.59%
Silangan Malicboy7.36%5,5205,2046.07%1.13%
Talipan9.77%7,3304,09479.04%11.73%
Tukalan0.28%211227-7.05%-1.38%
Pagbilao Total75,02365,99613.68%2.47%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pagbilao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 216,889,800.02.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009112,051,050.03
2010124,326,278.8510.96%
2011193,641,197.2255.75%
2012149,172,436.74-22.96%
2013155,584,417.204.30%
2014196,870,889.3726.54%
2015195,486,495.18-0.70%
2016216,889,800.0210.95%

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 Pagbilao is 5 to 9, with 7,932 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 529 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,471
1 to 45,932
5 to 97,932
10 to 147,515
15 to 197,710
20 to 247,039
25 to 296,002
30 to 345,250
35 to 395,255
40 to 444,327
45 to 494,255
50 to 543,687
55 to 592,954
60 to 642,226
65 to 691,423
70 to 74904
75 to 79612
80 and over529
Total75,023

Historical population

The population of Pagbilao grew from 17,303 in 1960 to 75,023 in 2015, an increase of 57,720 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.47%, or an increase of 9,027 people, from the previous population of 65,996 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,303
26,5874.29%
29,3041.97%
31,6811.57%
41,6352.77%
49,6053.34%
53,4421.61%
62,5612.20%
65,9961.96%
75,0232.47%

Location

The municipal center of Pagbilao is situated at approximately 13° 58' North, 121° 41' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.2 meters or 79.4 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 Pagbilao are Lucena, Tayabas, San Pablo, Lipa, Tanauan, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are Padre Burgos, Sariaya, Lucban, Sampaloc, Mauban, and Atimonan. Its distance from the national capital is 102.18 kilometers (63.49 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Padre Burgos, Quezon, 15.52 kilometers (9.64 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S65°E)
  • Sariaya, Quezon, 17.45 kilometers (10.85 miles) to the West (S86°W)
  • Lucban, Quezon, 20.94 kilometers (13.01 miles) to the Northwest (N42°W)
  • Sampaloc, Quezon, 21.25 kilometers (13.21 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°W)
  • Mauban, Quezon, 24.23 kilometers (15.05 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N12°E)
  • Atimonan, Quezon, 25.67 kilometers (15.95 miles) to the East (N83°E)

Nearest cities

  • Lucena, 9.02 kilometers (5.60 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S61°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 11.62 kilometers (7.22 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N60°W)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 40.29 kilometers (25.03 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N75°W)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 56.44 kilometers (35.07 miles) to the West (S86°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 58.82 kilometers (36.55 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N78°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 62.09 kilometers (38.58 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N65°W)

Distance from Manila: 102.18 kilometers (63.49 miles) to the Northwest (N48°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 75,023, ranked 249 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 66.01 square kilometers, ranked 610 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 439 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 417 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.47%, ranked 1,244 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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