Pitogo, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count39
Postal code4308
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTayabas Bay [Sibuyan Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)73.39 km2 (28.34 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,019
Density (2015)314 / km2 (812 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 47' North, 122° 5' East (13.7830, 122.0886)
Estimated elevation above sea level14.7 meters (48.3 feet)

Pitogo is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 73.39 square kilometers or 28.34 square miles which constitutes 0.82% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,019. This represented 1.24% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.16% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 314 inhabitants per square kilometer or 812 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pitogo has 39 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)
Amontay4.69%1,0791,173-8.01%-1.58%
Biga3.74%86270821.75%3.82%
Bilucao4.42%1,01892310.29%1.88%
Cabulihan5.22%1,20284841.75%6.87%
Castillo2.65%609649-6.16%-1.20%
Cawayanin3.33%76664718.39%3.27%
Cometa1.17%27022718.94%3.36%
Dalampasigan2.94%67760911.17%2.04%
Dulong Bayan8.35%1,9231,7619.20%1.69%
Gangahin4.28%9859216.95%1.29%
Ibabang Burgos3.33%767868-11.64%-2.33%
Ibabang Pacatin2.25%51940129.43%5.03%
Ibabang Piña1.29%29623128.14%4.83%
Ibabang Soliyao1.46%337343-1.75%-0.34%
Ilayang Burgos0.70%16210751.40%8.22%
Ilayang Pacatin1.90%4384058.15%1.50%
Ilayang Piña0.89%205262-21.76%-4.56%
Ilayang Soliyao0.96%22119811.62%2.11%
Maaliw2.19%504505-0.20%-0.04%
Manggahan5.42%1,2481,2043.65%0.69%
Masaya2.09%4814594.79%0.90%
Mayubok1.27%29222529.78%5.09%
Nag‑Cruz3.37%776779-0.39%-0.07%
Osmeña1.61%37019985.93%12.53%
Pag‑asa2.55%58752412.02%2.19%
Pamilihan1.92%443455-2.64%-0.51%
Payte1.11%256288-11.11%-2.22%
Pinagbayanan2.42%55745821.62%3.80%
Poctol4.23%973987-1.42%-0.27%
Quezon0.64%147196-25.00%-5.33%
Quinagasan1.57%361376-3.99%-0.77%
Rizalino2.30%53044120.18%3.56%
Saguinsinan1.09%2502299.17%1.68%
Sampaloc3.27%753784-3.95%-0.77%
San Roque0.50%114131-12.98%-2.61%
Sisirin3.42%78870312.09%2.20%
Sumag Este3.05%70161214.54%2.62%
Sumag Norte0.92%212223-4.93%-0.96%
Sumag Weste1.48%3403215.92%1.10%
Pitogo Total23,01921,3807.67%1.42%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pitogo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 66,087,695.68.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200937,376,207.23
201039,641,837.566.06%
201142,864,651.898.13%
201241,713,641.07-2.69%
201346,004,568.7410.29%
201452,092,752.3513.23%
201559,230,176.1513.70%
201666,087,695.6811.58%

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 Pitogo is 10 to 14, with 2,616 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 213 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1393
1 to 41,928
5 to 92,558
10 to 142,616
15 to 192,464
20 to 241,977
25 to 291,557
30 to 341,369
35 to 391,418
40 to 441,242
45 to 491,371
50 to 541,025
55 to 59922
60 to 64792
65 to 69540
70 to 74367
75 to 79267
80 and over213
Total23,019

Historical population

The population of Pitogo grew from 9,229 in 1960 to 23,019 in 2015, an increase of 13,790 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.42%, or an increase of 1,639 people, from the previous population of 21,380 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,229
12,8673.30%
14,8402.90%
15,8251.29%
17,0860.77%
18,8321.84%
20,5581.90%
21,0950.36%
21,3800.49%
23,0191.42%

Location

The municipal center of Pitogo is situated at approximately 13° 47' North, 122° 5' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 14.7 meters or 48.3 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 Pitogo are Lucena, Tayabas, San Pablo, Lipa, Tanauan, and Calapan. The nearest municipalities are Macalelon, Unisan, General Luna, Gumaca, Plaridel, and Agdangan. Its distance from the national capital is 149.36 kilometers (92.81 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Lucena, 54.15 kilometers (33.65 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N72°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 60.06 kilometers (37.32 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N63°W)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 88.37 kilometers (54.91 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N69°W)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 101.45 kilometers (63.04 miles) to the West (N80°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 106.51 kilometers (66.18 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N71°W)
  • Calapan, Oriental Mindoro, 106.99 kilometers (66.48 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S67°W)

Distance from Manila: 149.36 kilometers (92.81 miles) to the Northwest (N53°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,019, ranked 1,108 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 28.34 square kilometers, ranked 1,151 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 314 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 589 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.42%, ranked 1,197 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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