Espinosa, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)5,741
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3763, 123.6231

Espinosa is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,741. This represented 6.02% 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 Espinosa is 5 to 9, with 689 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1139
1 to 4591
5 to 9689
10 to 14637
15 to 19668
20 to 24579
25 to 29459
30 to 34346
35 to 39329
40 to 44279
45 to 49288
50 to 54223
55 to 59193
60 to 64117
65 to 6991
70 to 7448
75 to 7937
80 and over28
Total5,741

Historical population

The population of Espinosa grew from 2,785 in 1990 to 5,741 in 2015, an increase of 2,956 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.81%, or an increase of 1,473 people, from the previous population of 4,268 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,785
3,3173.33%
3,8243.10%
4,4732.19%
4,268-1.69%
5,7415.81%

Location

Espinosa is situated at approximately 12.3763, 123.6231, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.6 meters or 15.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Espinosa 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.