San Miguel, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
Barangay count18
Postal code7029
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)181.59 km2 (70.11 sq mi)
Population (2015)19,205
Density (2015)106 / km2 (274 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 39' North, 123° 16' East (7.6483, 123.2676)
Estimated elevation above sea level250.5 meters (821.6 feet)

San Miguel is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Zamboanga del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 181.59 square kilometers or 70.11 square miles which constitutes 4.04% of Zamboanga del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 19,205. This represented 1.90% of the total population of Zamboanga del Sur province, or 0.53% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 106 inhabitants per square kilometer or 274 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Miguel has 18 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)
Betinan8.13%1,5621,30719.51%3.45%
Bulawan5.02%9659264.21%0.79%
Calube3.68%7076813.82%0.72%
Concepcion2.73%524537-2.42%-0.47%
Dao‑an8.42%1,6171,46510.38%1.90%
Dumalian3.49%670734-8.72%-1.72%
Fatima3.99%7667324.64%0.87%
Langilan4.61%88679411.59%2.11%
Lantawan4.56%8758690.69%0.13%
Laperian2.56%4924763.36%0.63%
Libuganan3.31%63651822.78%3.98%
Limonan10.09%1,9371,989-2.61%-0.50%
Mati8.73%1,6771,49412.25%2.22%
Ocapan3.81%732820-10.73%-2.14%
Poblacion14.42%2,7692,7540.54%0.10%
San Isidro3.47%66658014.83%2.67%
Sayog6.71%1,2891,2047.06%1.31%
Tapian2.27%43537815.08%2.71%
San Miguel Total19,20518,2585.19%0.97%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Miguel for the fiscal year of 2016 was 76,984,618.03.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200942,733,499.28
201035,368,060.36-17.24%
201149,183,007.3139.06%
201249,325,567.940.29%
201352,774,508.676.99%
201459,992,692.8313.68%
201568,656,378.9214.44%
201676,984,618.0312.13%

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 San Miguel is 10 to 14, with 2,191 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 161 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1420
1 to 41,815
5 to 92,186
10 to 142,191
15 to 192,163
20 to 242,012
25 to 291,480
30 to 341,201
35 to 391,041
40 to 44973
45 to 49900
50 to 54893
55 to 59611
60 to 64460
65 to 69304
70 to 74212
75 to 79182
80 and over161
Total19,205

Historical population

The population of San Miguel grew from 13,959 in 1970 to 19,205 in 2015, an increase of 5,246 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 947 people, from the previous population of 18,258 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
13,959
14,1840.32%
16,3592.89%
19,6271.84%
14,054-6.07%
15,2691.79%
16,9811.48%
18,2582.67%
19,2050.97%

Location

The municipal center of San Miguel is situated at approximately 7° 39' North, 123° 16' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 250.5 meters or 821.6 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 San Miguel are Pagadian, Tangub, Ozamiz, Dipolog, Oroquieta, and Dapitan. The nearest municipalities are Dinas, Lapuyan, Guipos, Margosatubig, Dimataling, and Kumalarang. Its distance from the national capital is 807.53 kilometers (501.77 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 807.53 kilometers (501.77 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N18°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 19,205, ranked 1,210 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 70.11 square kilometers, ranked 567 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 106 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,239 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.97%, ranked 1,182 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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