Biasong, 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)3,496
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5896, 123.3489

Biasong, 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 3,496. This represented 2.67% of the total population of Dipolog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Biasong is 20 to 24, with 410 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 32 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 175
1 to 4250
5 to 9326
10 to 14317
15 to 19375
20 to 24410
25 to 29303
30 to 34246
35 to 39224
40 to 44188
45 to 49194
50 to 54151
55 to 59125
60 to 64117
65 to 6975
70 to 7452
75 to 7932
80 and over36
Total3,496

Historical population

The population of Biasong grew from 3,423 in 1990 to 3,496 in 2015, an increase of 73 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.84%, or a decrease of 359 people, from the previous population of 3,855 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,423
3,6761.34%
3,276-2.44%
3,7051.71%
3,8551.46%
3,496-1.84%

Location

Biasong is situated at approximately 8.5896, 123.3489, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.4 meters or 30.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Biasong 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.