Katipunan, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
Barangay count30
Postal code7109
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesDipolog Strait
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)244.12 km2 (94.26 sq mi)
Population (2015)45,577
Density (2015)187 / km2 (484 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 31' North, 123° 17' East (8.5128, 123.2847)
Estimated elevation above sea level9.5 meters (31.3 feet)

Katipunan is a coastal municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 244.12 square kilometers or 94.26 square miles which constitutes 3.34% of Zamboanga del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 45,577. This represented 4.51% of the total population of Zamboanga del Norte province, or 1.26% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 187 inhabitants per square kilometer or 484 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Katipunan has 30 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Balok2.49%1,1331,1131.80%0.34%
Barangay Dos5.30%2,4152,15811.91%2.17%
Barangay Uno6.20%2,8282,57010.04%1.84%
Basagan2.31%1,0531,0480.48%0.09%
Biniray1.26%5735641.60%0.30%
Bulawan3.67%1,6721,6630.54%0.10%
Carupay3.31%1,5091,4474.28%0.80%
Daanglungsod4.18%1,9061,8990.37%0.07%
Dabiak3.64%1,6601,6272.03%0.38%
Dr. Jose Rizal3.04%1,3841,13621.83%3.83%
Fimagas3.01%1,3721,3104.73%0.88%
Loyuran1.74%7917870.51%0.10%
Malasay2.76%1,2601,2600.00%0.00%
Malugas2.58%1,1741,1165.20%0.97%
Matam2.84%1,2961,2920.31%0.06%
Mias3.70%1,6871,697-0.59%-0.11%
Miatan2.22%1,0109773.38%0.63%
Nanginan3.14%1,4301,4250.35%0.07%
New Tambo4.43%2,0181,78612.99%2.35%
Patik1.97%89681010.62%1.94%
San Antonio5.72%2,6052,35610.57%1.93%
San Vicente2.95%1,3441,2467.87%1.45%
Sanao1.88%8588570.12%0.02%
Santo Niño1.18%53743623.17%4.05%
Seres4.77%2,1732,1102.99%0.56%
Seroan2.76%1,2601,2114.05%0.76%
Singatong3.16%1,4381,4201.27%0.24%
Sinuyak2.93%1,3361,3201.21%0.23%
Sitog7.00%3,1913,1301.95%0.37%
Tuburan3.88%1,7681,56812.76%2.31%
Katipunan Total45,57743,3395.16%0.96%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Katipunan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 120,167,597.54.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200964,619,066.32
201069,832,245.558.07%
201175,889,413.728.67%
201274,494,821.33-1.84%
201383,946,967.8712.69%
201495,833,031.8514.16%
2015109,447,599.4014.21%
2016120,167,597.549.79%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Katipunan is 5 to 9, with 5,567 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 403 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,012
1 to 44,489
5 to 95,567
10 to 145,474
15 to 194,974
20 to 243,702
25 to 292,977
30 to 342,632
35 to 392,501
40 to 442,483
45 to 492,424
50 to 542,065
55 to 591,588
60 to 641,322
65 to 69853
70 to 74657
75 to 79454
80 and over403
Total45,577

Historical population

The population of Katipunan grew from 29,899 in 1960 to 45,577 in 2015, an increase of 15,678 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.96%, or an increase of 2,238 people, from the previous population of 43,339 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
29,899
23,073-2.50%
25,7782.25%
28,5322.05%
32,8711.43%
37,9182.71%
37,448-0.27%
40,4961.09%
43,3392.50%
45,5770.96%

Location

The municipal center of Katipunan is situated at approximately 8° 31' North, 123° 17' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.5 meters or 31.3 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Katipunan are Dipolog, Dapitan, Oroquieta, Tangub, Ozamiz, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are President Manuel A. Roxas, Polanco, Piñan, Manukan, Mutia, and Sibutad. Its distance from the national capital is 717.75 kilometers (445.99 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 717.75 kilometers (445.99 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N20°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 45,577, ranked 526 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 94.26 square kilometers, ranked 401 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 187 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 963 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.96%, ranked 708 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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