Bolo, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)3,321
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3976, 123.5804

Bolo is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,321. This represented 3.48% of the total population of Masbate City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bolo is 10 to 14, with 505 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4378
5 to 9479
10 to 14505
15 to 19405
20 to 24267
25 to 29227
30 to 34179
35 to 39147
40 to 44124
45 to 49138
50 to 54131
55 to 5979
60 to 6471
65 to 6952
70 to 7441
75 to 7927
80 and over13
Total3,321

Historical population

The population of Bolo grew from 2,081 in 1990 to 3,321 in 2015, an increase of 1,240 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.99%, or an increase of 167 people, from the previous population of 3,154 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,081
2,2721.66%
2,5352.38%
2,5950.32%
3,1547.36%
3,3210.99%

Location

Bolo is situated at approximately 12.3976, 123.5804, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 31.2 meters or 102.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bolo 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.