Bulacao, Municipality of Gubat, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityGubat
Postal code4710
Population (2015)2,024
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8857, 124.0914

Bulacao is a barangay in the municipality of Gubat, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,024. This represented 3.40% of the total population of Gubat.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulacao is 10 to 14, with 248 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 136
1 to 4158
5 to 9199
10 to 14248
15 to 19227
20 to 24173
25 to 29109
30 to 34108
35 to 39119
40 to 44109
45 to 49118
50 to 54114
55 to 5990
60 to 6461
65 to 6948
70 to 7439
75 to 7933
80 and over35
Total2,024

Historical population

The population of Bulacao grew from 1,315 in 1990 to 2,024 in 2015, an increase of 709 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.39%, or an increase of 142 people, from the previous population of 1,882 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,315
1,4812.25%
1,6552.41%
1,8021.18%
1,8821.59%
2,0241.39%

Location

Bulacao is situated at approximately 12.8857, 124.0914, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.7 meters or 71.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bulacao 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.