Wakas, City of Tayabas, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
CityTayabas
Postal code4327
Population (2015)5,068
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.0134, 121.6054

Wakas is a barangay in the city of Tayabas, in the province of Quezon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,068. This represented 5.08% of the total population of Tayabas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Wakas is 15 to 19, with 539 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 186
1 to 4392
5 to 9497
10 to 14531
15 to 19539
20 to 24475
25 to 29379
30 to 34311
35 to 39319
40 to 44330
45 to 49316
50 to 54287
55 to 59192
60 to 64171
65 to 69105
70 to 7464
75 to 7945
80 and over29
Total5,068

Historical population

The population of Wakas grew from 2,134 in 1990 to 5,068 in 2015, an increase of 2,934 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.98%, or an increase of 253 people, from the previous population of 4,815 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,134
2,9186.04%
3,6294.79%
4,8944.21%
4,815-0.59%
5,0680.98%

Location

Wakas is situated at approximately 14.0134, 121.6054, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 125.9 meters or 413.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Wakas 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.