Maracabac, Municipality of Castilla, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCastilla
Postal code4713
Population (2015)829
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9522, 123.8123

Maracabac is a barangay in the municipality of Castilla, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 829. This represented 1.43% of the total population of Castilla.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maracabac is 5 to 9, with 99 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 482
5 to 999
10 to 1498
15 to 1995
20 to 2477
25 to 2954
30 to 3453
35 to 3960
40 to 4448
45 to 4929
50 to 5430
55 to 5934
60 to 6421
65 to 6913
70 to 745
75 to 7910
80 and over4
Total829

Historical population

The population of Maracabac grew from 606 in 1990 to 829 in 2015, an increase of 223 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.27%, or an increase of 53 people, from the previous population of 776 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
606
6461.20%
7262.53%
7530.50%
7761.10%
8291.27%

Location

Maracabac is situated at approximately 12.9522, 123.8123, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.3 meters or 145.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maracabac 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.