Alang‑alang, Municipality of Aurora, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityAurora
Postal code7020
Population (2015)695
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9297, 123.5784

Alang‑alang is a barangay in the municipality of Aurora, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 695. This represented 1.37% of the total population of Aurora.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alang-alang is 20 to 24, with 87 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 472
5 to 983
10 to 1467
15 to 1972
20 to 2487
25 to 2962
30 to 3435
35 to 3928
40 to 4435
45 to 4934
50 to 5430
55 to 5935
60 to 6417
65 to 6914
70 to 745
75 to 793
80 and over2
Total695

Historical population

The population of Alang-alang grew from 245 in 1990 to 695 in 2015, an increase of 450 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.43%, or an increase of 218 people, from the previous population of 477 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
245
2883.08%
3544.52%
4322.78%
4773.67%
6957.43%

Location

Alang‑alang is situated at approximately 7.9297, 123.5784, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 242.0 meters or 794.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alang‑alang shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.