Sinalongan, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)1,114
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3075, 123.5928

Sinalongan is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,114. This represented 1.17% 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 Sinalongan is 5 to 9, with 180 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4128
5 to 9180
10 to 14163
15 to 19144
20 to 2499
25 to 2982
30 to 3468
35 to 3948
40 to 4446
45 to 4934
50 to 5435
55 to 5924
60 to 6417
65 to 6911
70 to 743
75 to 794
80 and over4
Total1,114

Historical population

The population of Sinalongan grew from 933 in 1990 to 1,114 in 2015, an increase of 181 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.99%, or a decrease of 124 people, from the previous population of 1,238 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
933
721-4.71%
8964.77%
1,0642.40%
1,2385.67%
1,114-1.99%

Location

Sinalongan is situated at approximately 12.3075, 123.5928, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 63.1 meters or 207.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sinalongan 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.