Villahermosa, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)984
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0178, 123.7989

Villahermosa is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 984. This represented 1.47% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Villahermosa is 10 to 14, with 127 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4103
5 to 9117
10 to 14127
15 to 1984
20 to 2466
25 to 2973
30 to 3478
35 to 3957
40 to 4447
45 to 4936
50 to 5446
55 to 5935
60 to 6433
65 to 6922
70 to 7415
75 to 7910
80 and over6
Total984

Historical population

The population of Villahermosa grew from 726 in 1990 to 984 in 2015, an increase of 258 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.92%, or an increase of 46 people, from the previous population of 938 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
726
8102.07%
8902.04%
9350.68%
9380.12%
9840.92%

Location

Villahermosa is situated at approximately 12.0178, 123.7989, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.5 meters or 44.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Villahermosa 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.