Tagpu, Municipality of Mandaon, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMandaon
Postal code5411
Population (2015)1,872
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2331, 123.3139

Tagpu is a barangay in the municipality of Mandaon, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,872. This represented 4.54% of the total population of Mandaon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tagpu is 10 to 14, with 285 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 159
1 to 4227
5 to 9281
10 to 14285
15 to 19167
20 to 24114
25 to 29111
30 to 34123
35 to 39100
40 to 4472
45 to 4987
50 to 5471
55 to 5961
60 to 6441
65 to 6923
70 to 7426
75 to 7912
80 and over12
Total1,872

Historical population

The population of Tagpu grew from 1,541 in 1990 to 1,872 in 2015, an increase of 331 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.61%, or an increase of 151 people, from the previous population of 1,721 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,541
1,489-0.64%
1,5030.20%
1,6211.05%
1,7212.20%
1,8721.61%

Location

Tagpu is situated at approximately 12.2331, 123.3139, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.1 meters or 23.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tagpu 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.