Nasipit, Province of Agusan del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Norte
Barangay count19
Postal code8602
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesButuan Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)144.40 km2 (55.75 sq mi)
Population (2015)41,957
Density (2015)291 / km2 (753 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 59' North, 125° 20' East (8.9884, 125.3408)
Estimated elevation above sea level19.0 meters (62.2 feet)

Nasipit is a coastal municipality in the province of Agusan del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 144.40 square kilometers or 55.75 square miles which constitutes 5.29% of Agusan del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 41,957. This represented 11.84% of the total population of Agusan del Norte province, or 1.62% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 291 inhabitants per square kilometer or 753 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Nasipit has 19 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Aclan5.61%2,3542,2176.18%1.15%
Amontay4.39%1,8401,65810.98%2.00%
Ata‑atahon4.34%1,8201,61412.76%2.31%
Barangay 12.64%1,1081,159-4.40%-0.85%
Barangay 22.85%1,1971,216-1.56%-0.30%
Barangay 32.00%841969-13.21%-2.66%
Barangay 41.74%731822-11.07%-2.21%
Barangay 53.03%1,2701,506-15.67%-3.19%
Barangay 63.14%1,3191,466-10.03%-1.99%
Barangay 74.71%1,9761,63620.78%3.66%
Camagong12.40%5,2044,9175.84%1.09%
Cubi‑cubi3.19%1,3381,2913.64%0.68%
Culit7.24%3,0393,074-1.14%-0.22%
Jaguimitan3.93%1,6471,37419.87%3.51%
Kinabjangan8.85%3,7143,5913.43%0.64%
Punta8.78%3,6853,6131.99%0.38%
Santa Ana5.50%2,3072,1109.34%1.71%
Talisay8.89%3,7293,6681.66%0.31%
Triangulo6.76%2,8382,7622.75%0.52%
Nasipit Total41,95740,6633.18%0.60%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Nasipit for the fiscal year of 2016 was 126,646,846.31.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200963,961,078.19
201066,937,644.114.65%
201173,104,991.319.21%
201269,102,621.75-5.47%
201379,470,786.2515.00%
201492,009,077.9915.78%
2015110,022,359.0619.58%
2016126,646,846.3115.11%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Nasipit is 5 to 9, with 4,674 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 485 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1883
1 to 43,654
5 to 94,674
10 to 144,484
15 to 194,111
20 to 243,401
25 to 293,040
30 to 342,605
35 to 392,477
40 to 442,344
45 to 492,243
50 to 542,044
55 to 591,798
60 to 641,493
65 to 691,041
70 to 74685
75 to 79495
80 and over485
Total41,957

Historical population

The population of Nasipit grew from 14,996 in 1960 to 41,957 in 2015, an increase of 26,961 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 1,294 people, from the previous population of 40,663 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,996
23,3064.41%
25,2891.65%
29,9053.41%
34,0841.32%
34,2550.09%
35,8170.96%
38,0960.85%
40,6632.40%
41,9570.60%

Location

The municipal center of Nasipit is situated at approximately 8° 59' North, 125° 20' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.0 meters or 62.2 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Nasipit are Butuan, Cabadbaran, Gingoog, Bayugan, Surigao City, and Cagayan de Oro. The nearest municipalities are Buenavista, Carmen, Magsaysay, Magallanes, Remedios T. Romualdez, and Tubay. Its distance from the national capital is 780.86 kilometers (485.20 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 780.86 kilometers (485.20 miles) to the Northwest (N37°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 41,957, ranked 640 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 55.75 square kilometers, ranked 773 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 291 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 695 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.60%, ranked 61 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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