Oras, Municipality of Castilla, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCastilla
Postal code4713
Population (2015)2,072
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9277, 123.8406

Oras is a barangay in the municipality of Castilla, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,072. This represented 3.58% of the total population of Castilla.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Oras is 5 to 9, with 279 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 155
1 to 4221
5 to 9279
10 to 14252
15 to 19210
20 to 24168
25 to 29133
30 to 34128
35 to 39130
40 to 44104
45 to 4985
50 to 5486
55 to 5975
60 to 6453
65 to 6926
70 to 7432
75 to 7917
80 and over18
Total2,072

Historical population

The population of Oras grew from 1,076 in 1990 to 2,072 in 2015, an increase of 996 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.73%, or an increase of 179 people, from the previous population of 1,893 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,076
1,5056.49%
1,5640.83%
1,7471.54%
1,8932.96%
2,0721.73%

Location

Oras is situated at approximately 12.9277, 123.8406, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 65.9 meters or 216.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Oras 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.