Buenavista, Municipality of Castilla, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCastilla
Postal code4713
Population (2015)1,856
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8704, 123.7536

Buenavista is a barangay in the municipality of Castilla, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,856. This represented 3.21% of the total population of Castilla.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buenavista is 10 to 14, with 256 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 144
1 to 4217
5 to 9250
10 to 14256
15 to 19205
20 to 24137
25 to 29121
30 to 34114
35 to 39104
40 to 44101
45 to 4992
50 to 5485
55 to 5954
60 to 6432
65 to 6921
70 to 7411
75 to 795
80 and over7
Total1,856

Historical population

The population of Buenavista grew from 1,070 in 1990 to 1,856 in 2015, an increase of 786 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.45%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 1,813 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,070
1,1441.26%
1,4314.92%
1,6231.75%
1,8134.11%
1,8560.45%

Location

Buenavista is situated at approximately 12.8704, 123.7536, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.1 meters or 29.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buenavista 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.