La Medalla, Municipality of Polangui, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityPolangui
Postal code4506
Population (2015)855
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.3344, 123.4527

La Medalla is a barangay in the municipality of Polangui, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 855. This represented 0.97% of the total population of Polangui.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in La Medalla is 5 to 9, with 135 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 482
5 to 9135
10 to 14122
15 to 1978
20 to 2457
25 to 2956
30 to 3457
35 to 3960
40 to 4434
45 to 4928
50 to 5422
55 to 5931
60 to 6433
65 to 6923
70 to 7411
75 to 795
80 and over11
Total855

Historical population

The population of La Medalla grew from 644 in 1990 to 855 in 2015, an increase of 211 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.31%, or an increase of 14 people, from the previous population of 841 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
644
8144.49%
725-2.45%
9053.11%
841-2.63%
8550.31%

Location

La Medalla is situated at approximately 13.3344, 123.4527, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 104.2 meters or 341.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

La Medalla 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.