Balangasan, City of Pagadian, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
CityPagadian
Postal code7016
Population (2015)14,384
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8197, 123.4265

Balangasan, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Pagadian, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,384. This represented 7.23% of the total population of Pagadian.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balangasan is 20 to 24, with 1,534 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 75 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1309
1 to 41,150
5 to 91,461
10 to 141,388
15 to 191,530
20 to 241,534
25 to 291,327
30 to 341,103
35 to 39963
40 to 44805
45 to 49678
50 to 54607
55 to 59516
60 to 64429
65 to 69272
70 to 74145
75 to 7992
80 and over75
Total14,384

Historical population

The population of Balangasan grew from 9,031 in 1990 to 14,384 in 2015, an increase of 5,353 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.32%, or an increase of 957 people, from the previous population of 13,427 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,031
10,6683.17%
10,7370.14%
10,703-0.04%
13,4278.60%
14,3841.32%

Location

Balangasan is situated at approximately 7.8197, 123.4265, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.9 meters or 45.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balangasan 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.