Lantapan, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count14
Postal code8722
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)328.35 km2 (126.78 sq mi)
Population (2015)61,776
Density (2015)188 / km2 (487 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 2' North, 124° 59' East (8.0262, 124.9880)
Estimated elevation above sea level806.3 meters (2,644.5 feet)

Lantapan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 328.35 square kilometers or 126.78 square miles which constitutes 3.13% of Bukidnon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 61,776. This represented 4.37% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 1.32% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 188 inhabitants per square kilometer or 487 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lantapan has 14 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)
Alanib10.42%6,4365,81110.76%1.96%
Baclayon3.04%1,8811,7348.48%1.56%
Balila6.07%3,7473,6333.14%0.59%
Bantuanon9.92%6,1305,6718.09%1.49%
Basak5.46%3,3733,05210.52%1.92%
Bugcaon8.76%5,4125,1824.44%0.83%
Capitan Juan3.49%2,1561,80519.45%3.44%
Cawayan4.39%2,7102,6313.00%0.56%
Ka‑atoan2.87%1,7751,6249.30%1.71%
Kibangay12.73%7,8677,10710.69%1.95%
Kulasihan10.41%6,4335,56515.60%2.80%
Poblacion12.99%8,0257,14212.36%2.24%
Songco6.05%3,7373,23615.48%2.78%
Victory3.39%2,0941,74120.28%3.58%
Lantapan Total61,77655,93410.44%1.91%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lantapan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 159,743,634.86.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200990,415,225.78
201095,341,827.275.45%
2011103,592,391.338.65%
2012103,185,333.62-0.39%
2013113,770,999.1310.26%
2014129,632,058.8813.94%
2015144,897,550.0411.78%
2016159,743,634.8610.25%

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 Lantapan is 5 to 9, with 8,037 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 283 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,696
1 to 46,583
5 to 98,037
10 to 147,252
15 to 196,462
20 to 245,733
25 to 295,198
30 to 343,954
35 to 393,756
40 to 443,174
45 to 492,850
50 to 542,175
55 to 591,737
60 to 641,283
65 to 69793
70 to 74458
75 to 79352
80 and over283
Total61,776

Historical population

The population of Lantapan grew from 14,523 in 1970 to 61,776 in 2015, an increase of 47,253 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.91%, or an increase of 5,842 people, from the previous population of 55,934 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,523
20,0066.64%
22,6782.54%
33,5814.00%
36,9431.80%
42,3832.99%
51,4062.70%
55,9343.12%
61,7761.91%

Location

The municipal center of Lantapan is situated at approximately 8° 2' North, 124° 59' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 806.3 meters or 2,644.5 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 Lantapan are Valencia, Malaybalay, Cagayan de Oro, Marawi, El Salvador, and Iligan. The nearest municipalities are Pangantucan, Maramag, Impasugong, Sumilao, Quezon, and Cabanglasan. Its distance from the national capital is 847.65 kilometers (526.71 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 847.65 kilometers (526.71 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 61,776, ranked 389 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 126.78 square kilometers, ranked 281 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 188 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,018 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.91%, ranked 324 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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