Sariaya, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count43
Postal code4322
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTayabas Bay [Sibuyan Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)212.16 km2 (81.92 sq mi)
Population (2015)148,980
Density (2015)702 / km2 (1,819 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 58' North, 121° 31' East (13.9629, 121.5243)
Estimated elevation above sea level201.3 meters (660.1 feet)

Sariaya is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 212.16 square kilometers or 81.92 square miles which constitutes 2.36% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 148,980. This represented 8.02% of the total population of Quezon province, or 1.03% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 702 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,819 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sariaya has 43 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)
Antipolo1.25%1,8661,7447.00%1.30%
Balubal3.37%5,0204,6338.35%1.54%
Barangay 11.21%1,8061,54416.97%3.03%
Barangay 20.93%1,3801,3472.45%0.46%
Barangay 30.74%1,1081,228-9.77%-1.94%
Barangay 42.27%3,3863,3172.08%0.39%
Barangay 50.84%1,2581,310-3.97%-0.77%
Barangay 60.81%1,2001,294-7.26%-1.43%
Bignay 13.33%4,9544,50110.06%1.84%
Bignay 22.37%3,5253,2847.34%1.36%
Bucal2.15%3,2062,9707.95%1.47%
Canda2.16%3,2143,0595.07%0.95%
Castañas4.10%6,1135,6538.14%1.50%
Concepcion Banahaw1.93%2,8783,008-4.32%-0.84%
Concepcion No. 13.49%5,1974,8946.19%1.15%
Concepcion Palasan4.34%6,4626,475-0.20%-0.04%
Concepcion Pinagbakuran1.89%2,8222,7462.77%0.52%
Gibanga2.32%3,4602,97316.38%2.93%
Guisguis‑San Roque1.51%2,2522,1972.50%0.47%
Guisguis‑Talon2.64%3,9293,51911.65%2.12%
Janagdong 12.29%3,4052,87018.64%3.31%
Janagdong 21.97%2,9352,7705.96%1.11%
Limbon0.91%1,3571,2825.85%1.09%
Lutucan 13.09%4,6024,02114.45%2.60%
Lutucan Bata1.48%2,2002,0397.90%1.46%
Lutucan Malabag2.83%4,2183,8539.47%1.74%
Mamala I1.97%2,9322,60712.47%2.26%
Mamala II3.84%5,7275,2668.75%1.61%
Manggalang 14.63%6,8936,3199.08%1.67%
Manggalang Tulo‑tulo2.09%3,1122,76912.39%2.25%
Manggalang‑Bantilan2.52%3,7503,23415.96%2.86%
Manggalang‑Kiling1.78%2,6492,5384.37%0.82%
Montecillo2.78%4,1473,64113.90%2.51%
Morong1.23%1,8331,6978.01%1.48%
Pili2.65%3,9493,07028.63%4.91%
Sampaloc 11.75%2,6082,705-3.59%-0.69%
Sampaloc 24.10%6,1136,420-4.78%-0.93%
Sampaloc Bogon0.69%1,03590714.11%2.55%
Sampaloc Santo Cristo6.01%8,9538,05411.16%2.04%
Talaan Aplaya2.00%2,9803,164-5.82%-1.13%
Talaanpantoc1.47%2,1852,0894.60%0.86%
Tumbaga 12.97%4,4254,2135.03%0.94%
Tumbaga 21.30%1,9361,67015.93%2.85%
Sariaya Total148,980138,8947.26%1.34%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sariaya for the fiscal year of 2016 was 290,454,112.97.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009149,248,490.26
2010158,207,671.306.00%
2011175,327,512.0410.82%
2012176,220,231.900.51%
2013205,356,003.4516.53%
2014234,431,726.1114.16%
2015265,092,040.2413.08%
2016290,454,112.979.57%

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 Sariaya is 5 to 9, with 16,140 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,161 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13,029
1 to 412,119
5 to 916,140
10 to 1415,825
15 to 1914,750
20 to 2412,881
25 to 2911,307
30 to 3410,834
35 to 3910,315
40 to 449,187
45 to 498,291
50 to 547,082
55 to 595,658
60 to 644,423
65 to 692,905
70 to 741,823
75 to 791,250
80 and over1,161
Total148,980

Historical population

The population of Sariaya grew from 42,089 in 1960 to 148,980 in 2015, an increase of 106,891 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.34%, or an increase of 10,086 people, from the previous population of 138,894 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
42,089
58,9973.36%
66,8472.54%
74,1482.09%
91,0812.08%
100,7091.90%
114,5682.80%
128,2481.57%
138,8942.95%
148,9801.34%

Location

The municipal center of Sariaya is situated at approximately 13° 58' North, 121° 31' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 201.3 meters or 660.1 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 Sariaya are Lucena, Tayabas, San Pablo, Lipa, Tanauan, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are Candelaria, Dolores, Lucban, Pagbilao, San Juan, and Liliw. Its distance from the national capital is 90.96 kilometers (56.52 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Candelaria, Quezon, 11.48 kilometers (7.14 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S73°W)
  • Dolores, Quezon, 14.54 kilometers (9.03 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N66°W)
  • Lucban, Quezon, 17.08 kilometers (10.61 miles) to the North (N11°E)
  • Pagbilao, Quezon, 17.45 kilometers (10.85 miles) to the East (N86°E)
  • San Juan, Batangas, 20.64 kilometers (12.82 miles) to the Southwest (S42°W)
  • Liliw, Laguna, 20.85 kilometers (12.95 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N27°W)

Nearest cities

  • Lucena, 10.01 kilometers (6.22 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S72°E)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 10.12 kilometers (6.29 miles) to the Northeast (N46°E)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 24.53 kilometers (15.24 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N61°W)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 38.98 kilometers (24.22 miles) to the West (S87°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 42.35 kilometers (26.32 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N71°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 47.61 kilometers (29.58 miles) to the Northwest (N55°W)

Distance from Manila: 90.96 kilometers (56.52 miles) to the Northwest (N40°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 148,980, ranked 76 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 81.92 square kilometers, ranked 484 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 702 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 245 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.34%, ranked 373 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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