Baungon, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count16
Postal code8707
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)328.34 km2 (126.77 sq mi)
Population (2015)34,336
Density (2015)105 / km2 (271 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 19' North, 124° 41' East (8.3125, 124.6871)
Estimated elevation above sea level427.5 meters (1,402.3 feet)

Baungon is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 328.34 square kilometers or 126.77 square miles which constitutes 3.13% of Bukidnon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 34,336. This represented 2.43% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 0.73% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 105 inhabitants per square kilometer or 271 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Baungon has 16 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)
Balintad1.57%539660-18.33%-3.78%
Buenavista2.67%9161,072-14.55%-2.95%
Danatag7.46%2,5612,585-0.93%-0.18%
Imbatug18.53%6,3635,23121.64%3.80%
Kalilangan1.98%680883-22.99%-4.85%
Lacolac1.77%608685-11.24%-2.24%
Langaon3.17%1,0871,0444.12%0.77%
Liboran9.78%3,3583,0948.53%1.57%
Lingating12.16%4,1754,726-11.66%-2.33%
Mabuhay4.45%1,5291,628-6.08%-1.19%
Mabunga3.70%1,2721,1629.47%1.74%
Nicdao6.29%2,1591,93811.40%2.08%
Pualas7.35%2,5242,06522.23%3.90%
Salimbalan9.29%3,1892,9159.40%1.73%
San Miguel3.01%1,0321,037-0.48%-0.09%
San Vicente6.83%2,3442,1439.38%1.72%
Baungon Total34,33632,8684.47%0.84%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Baungon for the fiscal year of 2016 was 129,317,927.70.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200969,673,778.73
201073,867,403.676.02%
201180,044,382.228.36%
201279,671,065.21-0.47%
201392,261,582.4615.80%
2014102,512,711.6111.11%
2015117,453,699.4014.57%
2016129,317,927.7010.10%

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 Baungon is 5 to 9, with 4,462 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 227 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1845
1 to 43,627
5 to 94,462
10 to 143,906
15 to 193,298
20 to 243,039
25 to 292,830
30 to 342,279
35 to 392,089
40 to 441,674
45 to 491,518
50 to 541,417
55 to 591,186
60 to 64849
65 to 69509
70 to 74312
75 to 79269
80 and over227
Total34,336

Historical population

The population of Baungon grew from 7,617 in 1960 to 34,336 in 2015, an increase of 26,719 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.84%, or an increase of 1,468 people, from the previous population of 32,868 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,617
11,2513.89%
14,9745.90%
18,3204.11%
19,7740.77%
22,6172.55%
26,6953.62%
29,7571.51%
32,8683.69%
34,3360.84%

Location

The municipal center of Baungon is situated at approximately 8° 19' North, 124° 41' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 427.5 meters or 1,402.3 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 Baungon are Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, Iligan, Malaybalay, Marawi, and Valencia. The nearest municipalities are Libona, Talakag, Manolo Fortich, Tagoloan, Opol, and Villanueva. Its distance from the national capital is 803.59 kilometers (499.33 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 803.59 kilometers (499.33 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N30°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 34,336, ranked 809 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 126.77 square kilometers, ranked 282 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 105 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,310 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.84%, ranked 388 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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