Castañas, Municipality of Sariaya, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
MunicipalitySariaya
Postal code4322
Population (2015)6,113
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.8800, 121.5471

Castañas is a barangay in the municipality of Sariaya, in the province of Quezon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,113. This represented 4.10% of the total population of Sariaya.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Castañas is 5 to 9, with 735 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 38 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1162
1 to 4549
5 to 9735
10 to 14626
15 to 19563
20 to 24451
25 to 29405
30 to 34468
35 to 39470
40 to 44372
45 to 49316
50 to 54267
55 to 59255
60 to 64174
65 to 69144
70 to 7470
75 to 7948
80 and over38
Total6,113

Historical population

The population of Castañas grew from 3,819 in 1990 to 6,113 in 2015, an increase of 2,294 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.50%, or an increase of 460 people, from the previous population of 5,653 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,819
4,6683.83%
5,2522.56%
5,4590.53%
5,6531.28%
6,1131.50%

Location

Castañas is situated at approximately 13.8800, 121.5471, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.8 meters or 32.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Castañas shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.