Don Carlos, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count29
Postal code8712
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)213.72 km2 (82.52 sq mi)
Population (2015)66,959
Density (2015)313 / km2 (811 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 41' North, 124° 60' East (7.6838, 124.9946)
Estimated elevation above sea level310.7 meters (1,019.2 feet)

Don Carlos is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 213.72 square kilometers or 82.52 square miles which constitutes 2.04% of Bukidnon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 66,959. This represented 4.73% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 1.43% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 313 inhabitants per square kilometer or 811 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Don Carlos has 29 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)
Bismartz2.52%1,6851,6681.02%0.19%
Bocboc4.07%2,7242,6682.10%0.40%
Buyot1.60%1,0721,0383.28%0.62%
Cabadiangan0.74%4974608.04%1.48%
Calaocalao4.19%2,8062,7203.16%0.59%
Don Carlos Norte10.03%6,7185,88914.08%2.54%
Don Carlos Sur17.00%11,38511,0692.85%0.54%
Embayao1.72%1,1541,0995.00%0.93%
Kalubihon1.77%1,1881,207-1.57%-0.30%
Kasigkot1.83%1,2261,1932.77%0.52%
Kawilihan1.58%1,0581,0530.47%0.09%
Kiara4.17%2,7932,6844.06%0.76%
Kibatang3.34%2,2382,1474.24%0.79%
Mahayahay1.45%97083316.45%2.94%
Manlamonay2.45%1,6391,5565.33%0.99%
Maraymaray4.65%3,1123,593-13.39%-2.70%
Mauswagon1.74%1,1641,0817.68%1.42%
Minsalagan1.31%8778177.34%1.36%
New Nongnongan2.99%2,0011,9094.82%0.90%
New Visayas1.53%1,0271,055-2.65%-0.51%
Old Nongnongan2.69%1,8001,7482.97%0.56%
Pinamaloy4.18%2,7972,5967.74%1.43%
Pualas3.47%2,3262,342-0.68%-0.13%
San Antonio East1.19%796820-2.93%-0.56%
San Antonio West2.39%1,6001,4798.18%1.51%
San Francisco0.86%5755455.50%1.03%
San Nicolas7.39%4,9494,43811.51%2.10%
San Roque1.05%701831-15.64%-3.19%
Sinangguyan6.09%4,0813,7967.51%1.39%
Don Carlos Total66,95964,3344.08%0.76%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Don Carlos for the fiscal year of 2016 was 171,183,419.58.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200991,571,188.88
2010102,092,180.3111.49%
2011112,362,620.6910.06%
2012109,377,317.10-2.66%
2013121,643,020.7211.21%
2014135,623,741.6011.49%
2015153,715,060.7913.34%
2016171,183,419.5811.36%

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 Don Carlos is 5 to 9, with 8,350 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 465 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,546
1 to 46,705
5 to 98,350
10 to 147,799
15 to 196,745
20 to 245,824
25 to 295,083
30 to 344,233
35 to 394,029
40 to 443,600
45 to 493,386
50 to 542,903
55 to 592,229
60 to 641,660
65 to 691,104
70 to 74771
75 to 79527
80 and over465
Total66,959

Historical population

The population of Don Carlos grew from 32,668 in 1970 to 66,959 in 2015, an increase of 34,291 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.76%, or an increase of 2,625 people, from the previous population of 64,334 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
32,668
35,2521.54%
35,038-0.12%
45,8152.72%
51,0832.06%
55,4951.79%
60,8701.28%
64,3342.04%
66,9590.76%

Location

The municipal center of Don Carlos is situated at approximately 7° 41' North, 124° 60' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 310.7 meters or 1,019.2 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 Don Carlos are Valencia, Malaybalay, Kidapawan, Marawi, Panabo, and Tagum. The nearest municipalities are Kitaotao, Dangcagan, Maramag, Quezon, Kibawe, and Kadingilan. Its distance from the national capital is 880.78 kilometers (547.29 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 880.78 kilometers (547.29 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 66,959, ranked 341 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 82.52 square kilometers, ranked 515 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 313 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 626 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.76%, ranked 201 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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