President Manuel A. Roxas, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
Barangay count31
Postal code7102
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesDipolog Strait
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)206.25 km2 (79.63 sq mi)
Population (2015)39,323
Density (2015)191 / km2 (494 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 31' North, 123° 14' East (8.5143, 123.2326)
Estimated elevation above sea level33.8 meters (110.7 feet)

President Manuel A. Roxas is a coastal municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 206.25 square kilometers or 79.63 square miles which constitutes 2.82% of Zamboanga del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 39,323. This represented 3.89% of the total population of Zamboanga del Norte province, or 1.08% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 191 inhabitants per square kilometer or 494 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

President Manuel A. Roxas has 31 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)
Balubo2.33%9178744.92%0.92%
Banbanan2.13%83966126.93%4.64%
Canibongan4.11%1,6161,46410.38%1.90%
Capase2.88%1,1311,0784.92%0.92%
Cape1.17%4604326.48%1.20%
Denoman3.29%1,2941,2840.78%0.15%
Dohinob4.23%1,6631,6361.65%0.31%
Galokso2.94%1,1551,169-1.20%-0.23%
Gubat2.19%8628165.64%1.05%
Irasan7.10%2,7902,5519.37%1.72%
Labakid1.92%7557441.48%0.28%
Langatian10.69%4,2034,0643.42%0.64%
Lipakan3.14%1,2361,2131.90%0.36%
Marupay4.03%1,5841,4926.17%1.15%
Moliton2.46%9679442.44%0.46%
Nabilid5.16%2,0301,8947.18%1.33%
Panampalay4.18%1,6421,32623.83%4.15%
Pangologon1.83%7206993.00%0.57%
Piao3.27%1,2841,2701.10%0.21%
Piñalan1.93%7587491.20%0.23%
Piñamar2.85%1,1201,1160.36%0.07%
Pongolan2.02%7947456.58%1.22%
Salisig2.35%9248874.17%0.78%
Sebod1.81%7107050.71%0.13%
Sibatog1.61%6336290.64%0.12%
Situbo4.98%1,9591,962-0.15%-0.03%
Tanayan2.17%8558530.23%0.04%
Tantingon2.79%1,0991,0950.37%0.07%
Upper Irasan3.69%1,4501,4410.62%0.12%
Upper Minang1.86%7307102.82%0.53%
Villahermoso2.91%1,1431,1083.16%0.59%
President Manuel A. Roxas Total39,32337,6114.55%0.85%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of President Manuel A. Roxas for the fiscal year of 2016 was 129,675,697.39.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200973,337,516.01
201073,110,013.12-0.31%
201178,014,065.056.71%
201285,307,099.589.35%
201389,666,443.605.11%
2014113,723,237.7526.83%
2015119,169,413.074.79%
2016129,675,697.398.82%

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 President Manuel A. Roxas is 5 to 9, with 4,982 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 371 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1966
1 to 44,235
5 to 94,982
10 to 144,908
15 to 194,070
20 to 243,070
25 to 292,610
30 to 342,217
35 to 392,170
40 to 441,961
45 to 491,934
50 to 541,731
55 to 591,287
60 to 641,082
65 to 69800
70 to 74553
75 to 79376
80 and over371
Total39,323

Historical population

The population of President Manuel A. Roxas grew from 18,851 in 1970 to 39,323 in 2015, an increase of 20,472 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.85%, or an increase of 1,712 people, from the previous population of 37,611 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,851
21,5142.69%
24,2222.40%
27,1541.15%
31,6622.92%
33,6591.32%
35,9390.91%
37,6111.67%
39,3230.85%

Location

The municipal center of President Manuel A. Roxas is situated at approximately 8° 31' North, 123° 14' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.8 meters or 110.7 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 President Manuel A. Roxas are Dipolog, Dapitan, Oroquieta, Tangub, Ozamiz, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are Katipunan, Polanco, Manukan, Piñan, Jose Dalman, and Mutia. Its distance from the national capital is 715.62 kilometers (444.67 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 715.62 kilometers (444.67 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N20°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 39,323, ranked 632 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 79.63 square kilometers, ranked 489 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 191 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 945 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.85%, ranked 373 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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