Tampilisan, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
Barangay count20
Postal code7116
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)137.75 km2 (53.19 sq mi)
Population (2015)24,307
Density (2015)176 / km2 (457 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 58' North, 122° 40' East (7.9741, 122.6643)
Estimated elevation above sea level240.5 meters (788.8 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 137.75 square kilometers or 53.19 square miles which constitutes 1.89% of Zamboanga del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 24,307. This represented 2.40% of the total population of Zamboanga del Norte province, or 0.67% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 176 inhabitants per square kilometer or 457 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tampilisan has 20 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)
Balacbaan3.67%8918643.13%0.59%
Banbanan4.19%1,0199813.87%0.73%
Barili2.92%709735-3.54%-0.68%
Cabong3.20%7787237.61%1.41%
Camul5.62%1,3671,3193.64%0.68%
Farmington5.41%1,3151,2733.30%0.62%
Galingon6.54%1,5901,5234.40%0.82%
Lawaan5.11%1,2421,1953.93%0.74%
Lumbayao4.30%1,0451,071-2.43%-0.47%
Malila‑t3.11%7557303.42%0.64%
Molos5.24%1,2731,14611.08%2.02%
New Dapitan5.83%1,4171,11027.66%4.76%
Poblacion17.96%4,3664,0797.04%1.30%
Sandayong2.44%5925713.68%0.69%
Santo Niño5.13%1,2461,04419.35%3.43%
Situbo6.15%1,4941,4850.61%0.12%
Tilubog1.61%391430-9.07%-1.79%
Tininggaan1.76%429503-14.71%-2.98%
Tubod3.16%7687315.06%0.94%
Znac6.66%1,6201,5434.99%0.93%
Tampilisan Total24,30723,0565.43%1.01%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tampilisan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 76,105,352.52.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200936,589,281.82
201045,722,003.8424.96%
201149,483,274.318.23%
201252,988,121.837.08%
201353,646,416.961.24%
201461,265,782.1214.20%
201571,101,414.6816.05%
201676,105,352.527.04%

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 Tampilisan is 5 to 9, with 3,155 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 198 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1545
1 to 42,585
5 to 93,155
10 to 142,776
15 to 192,352
20 to 242,078
25 to 291,797
30 to 341,514
35 to 391,406
40 to 441,261
45 to 491,182
50 to 541,055
55 to 59809
60 to 64650
65 to 69417
70 to 74307
75 to 79220
80 and over198
Total24,307

Historical population

The population of Tampilisan grew from 11,797 in 1980 to 24,307 in 2015, an increase of 12,510 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.01%, or an increase of 1,251 people, from the previous population of 23,056 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,797
14,6652.20%
17,7323.62%
19,5362.10%
21,6711.44%
23,0562.28%
24,3071.01%

Location

The municipal center of Tampilisan is situated at approximately 7° 58' North, 122° 40' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 240.5 meters or 788.8 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 Tampilisan are Pagadian, Dipolog, Dapitan, Tangub, Ozamiz, and Zamboanga City. The nearest municipalities are Titay, Liloy, Kalawit, Salug, Labason, and Godod. Its distance from the national capital is 754.63 kilometers (468.90 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 754.63 kilometers (468.90 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 24,307, ranked 1,047 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 53.19 square kilometers, ranked 745 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 176 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 993 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.01%, ranked 747 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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