Liloy, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
Barangay count37
Postal code7115
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSulu Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)128.43 km2 (49.59 sq mi)
Population (2015)39,812
Density (2015)310 / km2 (803 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 7' North, 122° 41' East (8.1234, 122.6793)
Estimated elevation above sea level18.9 meters (62.1 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 128.43 square kilometers or 49.59 square miles which constitutes 1.76% of Zamboanga del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 39,812. This represented 3.94% of the total population of Zamboanga del Norte province, or 1.10% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 310 inhabitants per square kilometer or 803 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Liloy has 37 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)
Banigan3.06%1,2201,1684.45%0.83%
Baybay16.06%6,3955,37219.04%3.37%
Cabangcalan0.63%252385-34.55%-7.75%
Canaan1.28%511512-0.20%-0.04%
Candelaria2.21%8781,347-34.82%-7.83%
Causwagan2.95%1,1761,1393.25%0.61%
Communal4.70%1,8701,7308.09%1.49%
Compra2.86%1,1381,1092.61%0.49%
Dela Paz2.30%9148398.94%1.64%
El Paraiso1.80%717788-9.01%-1.78%
Fatima9.07%3,6113,5491.75%0.33%
Ganase0.72%28624715.79%2.83%
Goaw1.83%728787-7.50%-1.47%
Goin2.09%8337737.76%1.43%
Kayok4.26%1,6951,6800.89%0.17%
La Libertad1.20%477501-4.79%-0.93%
Lamao3.49%1,3891,3681.54%0.29%
Mabuhay1.78%709729-2.74%-0.53%
Maigang1.58%629747-15.80%-3.22%
Malila1.25%498528-5.68%-1.11%
Mauswagon1.46%5825653.01%0.57%
New Bethlehem1.11%44237617.55%3.13%
Overview2.17%8658402.98%0.56%
Panabang1.03%412551-25.23%-5.38%
Patawag2.03%8077803.46%0.65%
Punta2.29%9118615.81%1.08%
San Francisco2.69%1,07087422.43%3.93%
San Isidro1.68%6706522.76%0.52%
San Miguel2.10%837954-12.26%-2.46%
San Roque1.38%54947715.09%2.71%
Santa Cruz2.36%9419133.07%0.58%
Santo Niño1.08%4314036.95%1.29%
Silucap2.13%8491,047-18.91%-3.91%
Tapican1.71%68256919.86%3.51%
Timan2.55%1,0159932.22%0.42%
Villa Calixto Sudiacal3.93%1,5631,671-6.46%-1.26%
Villa M. Tejero3.16%1,2601,1915.79%1.08%
Liloy Total39,81239,0152.04%0.39%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Liloy for the fiscal year of 2016 was 111,388,507.18.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200960,576,697.22
201064,067,183.535.76%
201169,567,839.528.59%
201268,767,321.88-1.15%
201377,004,663.6511.98%
201485,690,446.0711.28%
2015102,111,214.0319.16%
2016111,388,507.189.09%

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 Liloy is 5 to 9, with 4,528 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 376 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1916
1 to 43,625
5 to 94,528
10 to 144,468
15 to 193,625
20 to 243,153
25 to 292,725
30 to 342,516
35 to 392,541
40 to 442,391
45 to 492,232
50 to 541,871
55 to 591,537
60 to 641,261
65 to 69887
70 to 74681
75 to 79479
80 and over376
Total39,812

Historical population

The population of Liloy grew from 14,932 in 1960 to 39,812 in 2015, an increase of 24,880 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.39%, or an increase of 797 people, from the previous population of 39,015 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,932
26,4495.75%
33,3284.75%
34,8410.89%
29,807-1.55%
32,4171.58%
33,7020.84%
36,9481.28%
39,0152.00%
39,8120.39%

Location

The municipal center of Liloy is situated at approximately 8° 7' North, 122° 41' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 18.9 meters or 62.1 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 Liloy are Dipolog, Pagadian, Dapitan, Tangub, Ozamiz, and Oroquieta. The nearest municipalities are Salug, Tampilisan, Labason, Godod, Leon B. Postigo, and Kalawit. Its distance from the national capital is 739.02 kilometers (459.21 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 739.02 kilometers (459.21 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 39,812, ranked 615 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 49.59 square kilometers, ranked 797 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 310 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 598 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.39%, ranked 380 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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