San Jose, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count29
Postal code4423
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesLagonoy Gulf [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)43.07 km2 (16.63 sq mi)
Population (2015)40,623
Density (2015)943 / km2 (2,443 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 42' North, 123° 31' East (13.7034, 123.5169)
Estimated elevation above sea level30.4 meters (99.8 feet)

San Jose is a coastal municipality in the province of Camarines Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 43.07 square kilometers or 16.63 square miles which constitutes 0.78% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 40,623. This represented 2.08% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 0.70% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 943 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,443 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Jose has 29 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)
Adiangao3.76%1,5281,673-8.67%-1.71%
Bagacay2.69%1,09396113.74%2.48%
Bahay0.83%3373166.65%1.23%
Boclod2.92%1,1851,07110.64%1.94%
Calalahan6.23%2,5312,3248.91%1.64%
Calawit2.08%84575412.07%2.19%
Camagong3.45%1,4011,448-3.25%-0.63%
Catalotoan2.14%8718630.93%0.18%
Danlog4.64%1,8851,7269.21%1.69%
Del Carmen1.57%63756911.95%2.17%
Dolo4.73%1,9201,8861.80%0.34%
Kinalansan5.39%2,1912,0695.90%1.10%
Mampirao4.06%1,6481,49010.60%1.94%
Manzana2.79%1,1321,142-0.88%-0.17%
Minoro2.13%8668412.97%0.56%
Palale2.75%1,11995017.79%3.17%
Ponglon1.92%779812-4.06%-0.79%
Pugay5.05%2,0522,0181.68%0.32%
Sabang7.04%2,8582,8091.74%0.33%
Salogon7.20%2,9252,63910.84%1.98%
San Antonio2.27%921939-1.92%-0.37%
San Juan2.16%877960-8.65%-1.71%
San Vicente0.43%1761741.15%0.22%
Santa Cruz2.88%1,1711,00017.10%3.05%
Soledad3.10%1,2601,08016.67%2.98%
Tagas4.45%1,8091,6728.19%1.51%
Tambangan4.05%1,6461,43914.38%2.59%
Telegrafo3.76%1,5271,4713.81%0.71%
Tominawog3.53%1,4331,4270.42%0.08%
San Jose Total40,62338,5235.45%1.02%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Jose for the fiscal year of 2016 was 89,636,089.97.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200948,675,882.50
201051,999,229.436.83%
201157,442,972.9610.47%
201255,474,386.29-3.43%
201362,816,673.3913.24%
201471,268,592.4513.45%
201580,389,170.5712.80%
201689,636,089.9711.50%

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 San Jose is 5 to 9, with 5,144 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 398 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1984
1 to 44,080
5 to 95,144
10 to 144,932
15 to 194,221
20 to 243,175
25 to 292,690
30 to 342,399
35 to 392,310
40 to 441,891
45 to 491,891
50 to 541,689
55 to 591,506
60 to 641,328
65 to 69962
70 to 74620
75 to 79398
80 and over403
Total40,623

Historical population

The population of San Jose grew from 16,704 in 1960 to 40,623 in 2015, an increase of 23,919 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 2,100 people, from the previous population of 38,523 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,704
20,3431.95%
21,8591.45%
23,8981.80%
27,5171.42%
31,3622.48%
32,5120.78%
35,7681.33%
38,5232.74%
40,6231.02%

Location

The municipal center of San Jose is situated at approximately 13° 42' North, 123° 31' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 30.4 meters or 99.8 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 San Jose are Iriga, Naga, Tabaco, Ligao, Legazpi, and Sorsogon City. The nearest municipalities are Goa, Lagonoy, Tigaon, Sagñay, Ocampo, and Tinambac. Its distance from the national capital is 290.96 kilometers (180.79 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Iriga, Camarines Sur, 33.08 kilometers (20.56 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S20°W)
  • Naga, Camarines Sur, 36.97 kilometers (22.97 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S76°W)
  • Tabaco, Albay, 44.51 kilometers (27.66 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S31°E)
  • Ligao, Albay, 51.19 kilometers (31.81 miles) to the South (S2°E)
  • Legazpi, Albay, 66.75 kilometers (41.48 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S21°E)
  • Sorsogon City, Sorsogon, 96.80 kilometers (60.15 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S33°E)

Distance from Manila: 290.96 kilometers (180.79 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N70°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 40,623, ranked 667 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 16.63 square kilometers, ranked 1,449 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 943 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 182 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.02%, ranked 719 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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