San Nicolas, Municipality of Talacogon, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityTalacogon
Postal code8510
Population (2015)2,307
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.4590, 125.7919

San Nicolas, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Talacogon, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,307. This represented 6.01% of the total population of Talacogon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Nicolas is 5 to 9, with 283 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 165
1 to 4235
5 to 9283
10 to 14239
15 to 19194
20 to 24190
25 to 29201
30 to 34165
35 to 39133
40 to 44148
45 to 49120
50 to 54112
55 to 5974
60 to 6450
65 to 6935
70 to 7423
75 to 7928
80 and over12
Total2,307

Historical population

The population of San Nicolas grew from 1,443 in 1990 to 2,307 in 2015, an increase of 864 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.66%, or a decrease of 212 people, from the previous population of 2,519 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,443
2,1347.61%
2,012-1.25%
1,600-3.11%
2,51917.96%
2,307-1.66%

Location

San Nicolas is situated at approximately 8.4590, 125.7919, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.3 meters or 148.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Nicolas 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.