Rizal, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
Barangay count22
Postal code7104
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)80.03 km2 (30.90 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,021
Density (2015)175 / km2 (454 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 32' North, 123° 33' East (8.5255, 123.5517)
Estimated elevation above sea level104.6 meters (343.0 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 80.03 square kilometers or 30.90 square miles which constitutes 1.10% of Zamboanga del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,021. This represented 1.39% of the total population of Zamboanga del Norte province, or 0.39% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 175 inhabitants per square kilometer or 454 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Rizal has 22 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)
Balubohan3.44%483525-8.00%-1.58%
Birayan1.79%251256-1.95%-0.37%
Damasing4.84%6796691.49%0.28%
East Poblacion5.28%741781-5.12%-1.00%
La Esperanza4.28%6005764.17%0.78%
Mabuhay3.79%531553-3.98%-0.77%
Mabunao3.20%449506-11.26%-2.25%
Mitimos3.96%555565-1.77%-0.34%
Nangca4.86%682731-6.70%-1.31%
Nangcaan4.62%6486293.02%0.57%
Napilan3.40%477481-0.83%-0.16%
Nasipang6.09%854927-7.87%-1.55%
New Dapitan6.70%9409083.52%0.66%
Nilabo2.93%41137210.48%1.92%
North Mapang6.16%864865-0.12%-0.02%
Rizalina3.80%53344619.51%3.45%
San Roque3.79%53247711.53%2.10%
Sebaca5.71%8007624.99%0.93%
Sipaon4.56%6396370.31%0.06%
South Mapang7.00%9811,136-13.64%-2.75%
Tolon5.53%77667215.48%2.78%
West Poblacion4.24%595637-6.59%-1.29%
Rizal Total14,02114,111-0.64%-0.12%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Rizal for the fiscal year of 2016 was 58,308,824.53.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200934,196,903.75
201036,304,126.036.16%
201139,029,001.157.51%
201238,114,159.12-2.34%
201341,149,698.877.96%
201446,459,669.1812.90%
201553,061,199.1214.21%
201658,308,824.539.89%

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 Rizal is 5 to 9, with 1,437 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 211 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1264
1 to 41,147
5 to 91,437
10 to 141,306
15 to 191,288
20 to 241,075
25 to 29899
30 to 34814
35 to 39905
40 to 44846
45 to 49832
50 to 54746
55 to 59635
60 to 64587
65 to 69464
70 to 74335
75 to 79230
80 and over211
Total14,021

Historical population

The population of Rizal grew from 11,477 in 1960 to 14,021 in 2015, an increase of 2,544 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.12%, or a decrease of 90 people, from the previous population of 14,111 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,477
12,0920.51%
12,6080.84%
13,0900.75%
13,1150.02%
14,3631.72%
13,501-1.32%
14,7211.20%
14,111-1.53%
14,021-0.12%

Location

The municipal center of Rizal is situated at approximately 8° 32' North, 123° 33' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 104.6 meters or 343.0 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 Rizal are Dapitan, Dipolog, Oroquieta, Ozamiz, Tangub, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are Sapang Dalaga, La Libertad, Calamba, Piñan, Sibutad, and Concepcion. Its distance from the national capital is 727.15 kilometers (451.83 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 727.15 kilometers (451.83 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,021, ranked 1,373 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 30.90 square kilometers, ranked 1,103 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 175 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 998 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.12%, ranked 242 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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