Sulangon, City of Dapitan, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
CityDapitan
Postal code7101
Population (2015)3,150
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6131, 123.4115

Sulangon is a barangay in the city of Dapitan, in the province of Zamboanga del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,150. This represented 3.82% of the total population of Dapitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sulangon is 15 to 19, with 360 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 162
1 to 4249
5 to 9345
10 to 14358
15 to 19360
20 to 24238
25 to 29205
30 to 34206
35 to 39202
40 to 44203
45 to 49177
50 to 54147
55 to 59131
60 to 6483
65 to 6956
70 to 7462
75 to 7939
80 and over27
Total3,150

Historical population

The population of Sulangon grew from 1,958 in 1990 to 3,150 in 2015, an increase of 1,192 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.49%, or an increase of 235 people, from the previous population of 2,915 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,958
2,1101.41%
2,4192.97%
2,6931.49%
2,9152.93%
3,1501.49%

Location

Sulangon is situated at approximately 8.6131, 123.4115, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1.3 meters or 4.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sulangon 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.