Aurora, Municipality of Uson, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityUson
Postal code5402
Population (2015)1,365
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1650, 123.7592

Aurora is a barangay in the municipality of Uson, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,365. This represented 2.43% of the total population of Uson.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Aurora is 10 to 14, with 198 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4150
5 to 9177
10 to 14198
15 to 19183
20 to 24116
25 to 2967
30 to 3468
35 to 3960
40 to 4448
45 to 4951
50 to 5458
55 to 5955
60 to 6432
65 to 6921
70 to 7412
75 to 7913
80 and over15
Total1,365

Historical population

The population of Aurora grew from 737 in 1990 to 1,365 in 2015, an increase of 628 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.25%, or an increase of 211 people, from the previous population of 1,154 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
737
694-1.12%
9687.40%
1,1202.03%
1,1541.09%
1,3653.25%

Location

Aurora is situated at approximately 12.1650, 123.7592, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 60.5 meters or 198.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Aurora 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.