Bangon, Municipality of Aroroy, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityAroroy
Postal code5414
Population (2015)2,804
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.4907, 123.3933

Bangon is a barangay in the municipality of Aroroy, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,804. This represented 3.25% of the total population of Aroroy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bangon is 5 to 9, with 405 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 183
1 to 4390
5 to 9405
10 to 14319
15 to 19294
20 to 24306
25 to 29191
30 to 34171
35 to 39158
40 to 44125
45 to 49121
50 to 5464
55 to 5953
60 to 6443
65 to 6932
70 to 7420
75 to 7919
80 and over10
Total2,804

Historical population

The population of Bangon grew from 1,948 in 1990 to 2,804 in 2015, an increase of 856 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.08%, or an increase of 413 people, from the previous population of 2,391 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,948
2,0240.72%
1,682-3.89%
2,0893.03%
2,3915.04%
2,8043.08%

Location

Bangon is situated at approximately 12.4907, 123.3933, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 114.0 meters or 374.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bangon 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.