Esperanza, Municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityRamon Magsaysay
Postal code7024
Population (2015)2,039
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0391, 123.4707

Esperanza is a barangay in the municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,039. This represented 7.66% of the total population of Ramon Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Esperanza is 5 to 9, with 228 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4224
5 to 9228
10 to 14190
15 to 19190
20 to 24180
25 to 29168
30 to 34128
35 to 39119
40 to 4492
45 to 4997
50 to 54133
55 to 5987
60 to 6460
65 to 6926
70 to 7423
75 to 7931
80 and over18
Total2,039

Historical population

The population of Esperanza grew from 1,395 in 1990 to 2,039 in 2015, an increase of 644 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.55%, or an increase of 253 people, from the previous population of 1,786 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,395
1,6493.18%
1,7090.77%
1,7510.34%
1,7860.72%
2,0392.55%

Location

Esperanza is situated at approximately 8.0391, 123.4707, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.7 meters or 195.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Esperanza 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.