Palpalan, 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)750
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8495, 123.3849

Palpalan is a barangay in the city of Pagadian, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 750. This represented 0.38% of the total population of Pagadian.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palpalan is 10 to 14, with 101 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 466
5 to 985
10 to 14101
15 to 1972
20 to 2479
25 to 2964
30 to 3444
35 to 3956
40 to 4436
45 to 4928
50 to 5434
55 to 5921
60 to 6411
65 to 6918
70 to 7410
75 to 797
80 and over5
Total750

Historical population

The population of Palpalan grew from 376 in 1990 to 750 in 2015, an increase of 374 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.51%, or a decrease of 155 people, from the previous population of 905 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
376
4151.87%
5496.18%
7023.45%
9059.69%
750-3.51%

Location

Palpalan is situated at approximately 7.8495, 123.3849, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 568.1 meters or 1,863.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palpalan 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.