J. P. Laurel, Municipality of Bulan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulan
Postal code4706
Population (2015)3,494
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.6895, 123.8659

J. P. Laurel, formerly Pon-od, is a barangay in the municipality of Bulan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,494. This represented 3.49% of the total population of Bulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in J. P. Laurel is 10 to 14, with 459 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 187
1 to 4344
5 to 9427
10 to 14459
15 to 19384
20 to 24293
25 to 29244
30 to 34222
35 to 39233
40 to 44180
45 to 49180
50 to 54141
55 to 59101
60 to 6459
65 to 6956
70 to 7440
75 to 7931
80 and over13
Total3,494

Historical population

The population of J. P. Laurel grew from 1,862 in 1990 to 3,494 in 2015, an increase of 1,632 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.59%, or an increase of 107 people, from the previous population of 3,387 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,862
2,1312.56%
2,8196.18%
3,4672.89%
3,387-0.85%
3,4940.59%

Location

J. P. Laurel is situated at approximately 12.6895, 123.8659, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.5 meters or 21.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

J. P. Laurel 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.