Usab, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)2,813
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3308, 123.5959

Usab is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,813. This represented 2.95% 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 Usab is 5 to 9, with 410 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 70 to 74, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 162
1 to 4317
5 to 9410
10 to 14401
15 to 19333
20 to 24269
25 to 29154
30 to 34198
35 to 39143
40 to 44126
45 to 49127
50 to 5485
55 to 5961
60 to 6449
65 to 6917
70 to 7417
75 to 7918
80 and over26
Total2,813

Historical population

The population of Usab grew from 1,685 in 1990 to 2,813 in 2015, an increase of 1,128 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.76%, or an increase of 110 people, from the previous population of 2,703 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,685
2,0513.75%
2,2532.03%
2,5661.81%
2,7031.91%
2,8130.76%

Location

Usab is situated at approximately 12.3308, 123.5959, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 144.7 meters or 474.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Usab 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.