Port Area, City of Isabela, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceBasilan
CityIsabela City
Postal code7300
Population (2015)1,316
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.7167, 121.9830

Port Area, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in Isabela City, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,316. This represented 1.17% of the total population of Isabela City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Port Area is 10 to 14, with 173 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 4150
5 to 9131
10 to 14173
15 to 19127
20 to 2488
25 to 29158
30 to 34101
35 to 39107
40 to 4481
45 to 4945
50 to 5449
55 to 5928
60 to 6435
65 to 6920
70 to 745
75 to 796
80 and over3
Total1,316

Historical population

The population of Port Area grew from 844 in 1990 to 1,316 in 2015, an increase of 472 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.03%, or an increase of 191 people, from the previous population of 1,125 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
844
1,3649.41%
1,337-0.43%
1,279-0.61%
1,125-4.56%
1,3163.03%

Location

Port Area is situated at approximately 6.7167, 121.9830, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.2 meters or 7.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Port Area 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.