Baloi, Province of Lanao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
Barangay count21
Postal code9217
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)90.98 km2 (35.13 sq mi)
Population (2015)58,383
Density (2015)642 / km2 (1,662 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 7' North, 124° 13' East (8.1145, 124.2211)
Estimated elevation above sea level373.1 meters (1,223.9 feet)

Baloi is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Lanao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 90.98 square kilometers or 35.13 square miles which constitutes 2.72% of Lanao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 58,383. This represented 8.63% of the total population of Lanao del Norte province, or 1.25% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 642 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,662 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Baloi has 21 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)
Abaga5.12%2,9902,62313.99%2.52%
Adapun‑Ali3.50%2,0411,8738.97%1.65%
Angandog2.43%1,4201,21616.78%3.00%
Angayen3.49%2,0351,9136.38%1.18%
Bangko3.05%1,7801,6597.29%1.35%
Batolacongan3.68%2,1461,68227.59%4.75%
Buenavista2.59%1,5121,33313.43%2.43%
Cadayonan3.10%1,8111,7235.11%0.95%
Landa4.84%2,8242,39517.91%3.19%
Lumbac3.82%2,2311,84720.79%3.66%
Mamaanun4.31%2,5172,3079.10%1.67%
Maria‑Cristina11.11%6,4856,0626.98%1.29%
Matampay4.07%2,3741,94022.37%3.92%
Nangka5.86%3,4203,3262.83%0.53%
Pacalundo9.61%5,6084,58222.39%3.92%
Poblacion East8.20%4,7893,79026.36%4.56%
Poblacion West9.04%5,2784,11628.23%4.85%
Sandor2.60%1,5191,27419.23%3.41%
Sangcad2.66%1,5551,35514.76%2.66%
Sarip‑Alawi4.43%2,5842,11222.35%3.92%
Sigayan2.51%1,4641,25916.28%2.91%
Baloi Total58,38350,38715.87%2.84%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Baloi for the fiscal year of 2016 was 119,562,109.60.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200964,917,575.70
201067,653,798.214.21%
201177,391,580.2614.39%
201280,148,365.713.56%
201391,709,652.4014.42%
201496,730,180.935.47%
2015102,280,657.095.74%
2016119,562,109.6016.90%

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 Baloi is 5 to 9, with 9,205 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 201 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,495
1 to 47,109
5 to 99,205
10 to 148,450
15 to 196,592
20 to 244,843
25 to 294,296
30 to 343,483
35 to 393,427
40 to 442,661
45 to 492,186
50 to 541,535
55 to 591,131
60 to 64776
65 to 69474
70 to 74311
75 to 79208
80 and over201
Total58,383

Historical population

The population of Baloi grew from 18,077 in 1960 to 58,383 in 2015, an increase of 40,306 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.84%, or an increase of 7,996 people, from the previous population of 50,387 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,077
23,6442.66%
20,392-2.93%
19,383-1.01%
27,5123.56%
32,0632.91%
38,5344.02%
44,3661.96%
50,3874.74%
58,3832.84%

Location

The municipal center of Baloi is situated at approximately 8° 7' North, 124° 13' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 373.1 meters or 1,223.9 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 Baloi are Iligan, Marawi, Ozamiz, Tangub, El Salvador, and Oroquieta. The nearest municipalities are Tagoloan, Matungao, Pantar, Pantao Ragat, Poona Piagapo, and Linamon. Its distance from the national capital is 798.88 kilometers (496.40 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 798.88 kilometers (496.40 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N26°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 58,383, ranked 397 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 35.13 square kilometers, ranked 1,068 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 642 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 275 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.84%, ranked 146 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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