Poblacion West, Municipality of Milagros, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMilagros
Postal code5410
Population (2015)4,106
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2216, 123.5043

Poblacion West is a barangay in the municipality of Milagros, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,106. This represented 7.14% of the total population of Milagros.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion West is 5 to 9, with 515 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 34 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 185
1 to 4423
5 to 9515
10 to 14511
15 to 19465
20 to 24368
25 to 29262
30 to 34268
35 to 39225
40 to 44206
45 to 49211
50 to 54166
55 to 59137
60 to 6493
65 to 6958
70 to 7445
75 to 7934
80 and over34
Total4,106

Historical population

The population of Poblacion West grew from 3,341 in 1990 to 4,106 in 2015, an increase of 765 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.37%, or an increase of 78 people, from the previous population of 4,028 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,341
3,3830.23%
3,8933.06%
3,885-0.03%
4,0281.32%
4,1060.37%

Location

Poblacion West is situated at approximately 12.2216, 123.5043, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.5 meters or 34.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion West 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.