Barra, City of Dipolog, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
CityDipolog
Postal code7100
Population (2015)3,466
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5910, 123.3435

Barra, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Dipolog, in the province of Zamboanga del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,466. This represented 2.65% of the total population of Dipolog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barra is 20 to 24, with 394 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 183
1 to 4268
5 to 9375
10 to 14307
15 to 19366
20 to 24394
25 to 29299
30 to 34263
35 to 39209
40 to 44174
45 to 49185
50 to 54136
55 to 59146
60 to 64100
65 to 6967
70 to 7440
75 to 7928
80 and over26
Total3,466

Historical population

The population of Barra fell from 5,848 in 1990 to 3,466 in 2015, a decrease of 2,382 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.38%, or an increase of 69 people, from the previous population of 3,397 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,848
3,881-7.39%
3,8920.06%
3,9020.04%
3,397-4.92%
3,4660.38%

Location

Barra is situated at approximately 8.5910, 123.3435, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barra 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.