Hicming, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)1,068
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.6152, 124.1906

Hicming is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,068. This represented 1.45% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Hicming is 10 to 14, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 4114
5 to 9135
10 to 14144
15 to 19121
20 to 2499
25 to 2980
30 to 3474
35 to 3953
40 to 4453
45 to 4950
50 to 5431
55 to 5938
60 to 6422
65 to 6918
70 to 7411
75 to 796
80 and over6
Total1,068

Historical population

The population of Hicming grew from 599 in 1990 to 1,068 in 2015, an increase of 469 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.77%, or an increase of 94 people, from the previous population of 974 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
599
7744.92%
8171.17%
9071.45%
9742.63%
1,0681.77%

Location

Hicming is situated at approximately 13.6152, 124.1906, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 92.2 meters or 302.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Hicming 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.