Cogon, Municipality of Castilla, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCastilla
Postal code4713
Population (2015)1,073
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8987, 123.8274

Cogon is a barangay in the municipality of Castilla, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,073. This represented 1.86% of the total population of Castilla.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cogon is 5 to 9, with 151 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4107
5 to 9151
10 to 14140
15 to 19102
20 to 2497
25 to 2974
30 to 3478
35 to 3962
40 to 4449
45 to 4938
50 to 5431
55 to 5935
60 to 6432
65 to 6919
70 to 7416
75 to 797
80 and over10
Total1,073

Historical population

The population of Cogon grew from 897 in 1990 to 1,073 in 2015, an increase of 176 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.56%, or an increase of 31 people, from the previous population of 1,042 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
897
9270.62%
817-2.67%
9802.54%
1,0422.26%
1,0730.56%

Location

Cogon is situated at approximately 12.8987, 123.8274, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 73.2 meters or 240.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cogon 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.