Casamongan, Municipality of Balud, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBalud
Postal code5412
Population (2015)779
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0951, 123.3311

Casamongan is a barangay in the municipality of Balud, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 779. This represented 2.04% of the total population of Balud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Casamongan is 5 to 9, with 106 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 489
5 to 9106
10 to 14100
15 to 1988
20 to 2460
25 to 2947
30 to 3445
35 to 3943
40 to 4434
45 to 4929
50 to 5439
55 to 5929
60 to 6420
65 to 698
70 to 746
75 to 798
80 and over7
Total779

Historical population

The population of Casamongan grew from 408 in 1990 to 779 in 2015, an increase of 371 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.51%, or an increase of 59 people, from the previous population of 720 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
408
4712.73%
5362.81%
5851.21%
7207.85%
7791.51%

Location

Casamongan is situated at approximately 12.0951, 123.3311, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 22.4 meters or 73.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Casamongan 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.