Real, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count17
Postal code4335
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesLamon Bay [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)563.89 km2 (217.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)35,979
Density (2015)64 / km2 (165 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 40' North, 121° 36' East (14.6655, 121.6036)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.8 meters (22.3 feet)

Real is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 563.89 square kilometers or 217.72 square miles which constitutes 6.27% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 35,979. This represented 1.94% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.25% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 64 inhabitants per square kilometer or 165 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Real has 17 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)
Bagong Silang2.47%888953-6.82%-1.34%
Capalong5.71%2,0531,9843.48%0.65%
Cawayan6.23%2,2402,0986.77%1.25%
Kiloloran6.08%2,1891,97710.72%1.96%
Llavac7.00%2,5172,939-14.36%-2.91%
Lubayat4.11%1,4781,24019.19%3.40%
Malapad3.40%1,2231,1516.26%1.16%
Maragondon6.30%2,2672,1326.33%1.18%
Masikap1.05%376702-46.44%-11.21%
Maunlad1.84%6616275.42%1.01%
Pandan3.32%1,1961,1672.49%0.47%
Poblacion 617.80%2,8062,7551.85%0.35%
Poblacion I15.48%5,5685,5220.83%0.16%
Tagumpay1.29%46526476.14%11.38%
Tanauan5.41%1,9451,9141.62%0.31%
Tignoan10.01%3,6033,604-0.03%-0.01%
Ungos12.52%4,5044,1608.27%1.52%
Real Total35,97935,1892.25%0.42%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Real for the fiscal year of 2016 was 154,650,982.99.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009
201090,997,354.88
201198,686,422.768.45%
201296,709,653.40-2.00%
2013110,047,543.3513.79%
2014121,406,073.0410.32%
2015138,381,914.9613.98%
2016154,650,982.9911.76%

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 Real is 5 to 9, with 4,091 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 186 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1750
1 to 43,369
5 to 94,091
10 to 144,049
15 to 193,729
20 to 243,371
25 to 292,623
30 to 342,368
35 to 392,363
40 to 442,108
45 to 491,937
50 to 541,603
55 to 591,253
60 to 64909
65 to 69607
70 to 74384
75 to 79279
80 and over186
Total35,979

Historical population

The population of Real grew from 10,079 in 1970 to 35,979 in 2015, an increase of 25,900 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.42%, or an increase of 790 people, from the previous population of 35,189 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,079
13,2315.61%
14,4631.80%
20,4753.54%
27,6415.78%
30,6842.26%
33,0731.04%
35,1892.28%
35,9790.42%

Location

The municipal center of Real is situated at approximately 14° 40' North, 121° 36' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.8 meters or 22.3 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 Real are Antipolo, Marikina, Pasig, Taguig, Quezon City, and San Jose del Monte. The nearest municipalities are Infanta, General Nakar, Santa Maria, Famy, Siniloan, and Pangil. Its distance from the national capital is 67.70 kilometers (42.07 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Infanta, Quezon, 10.05 kilometers (6.24 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N28°E)
  • General Nakar, Quezon, 11.36 kilometers (7.06 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N17°E)
  • Santa Maria, Laguna, 28.90 kilometers (17.96 miles) to the Southwest (S42°W)
  • Famy, Laguna, 30.13 kilometers (18.72 miles) to the Southwest (S34°W)
  • Siniloan, Laguna, 31.99 kilometers (19.88 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S32°W)
  • Pangil, Laguna, 32.54 kilometers (20.22 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S27°W)

Nearest cities

  • Antipolo, Rizal, 46.90 kilometers (29.14 miles) to the West (S79°W)
  • Marikina, 54.44 kilometers (33.83 miles) to the West (S86°W)
  • Pasig, 57.95 kilometers (36.01 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S78°W)
  • Taguig, 59.06 kilometers (36.70 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S75°W)
  • Quezon City, 59.81 kilometers (37.16 miles) to the West (S89°W)
  • San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, 62.04 kilometers (38.55 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N75°W)

Distance from Manila: 67.70 kilometers (42.07 miles) to the West (S83°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 35,979, ranked 717 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 217.72 square kilometers, ranked 105 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 64 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,408 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.42%, ranked 641 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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