Tagoloan, Province of Lanao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
Barangay count7
Postal code9222
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)69.70 km2 (26.91 sq mi)
Population (2015)13,253
Density (2015)190 / km2 (492 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 8' North, 124° 16' East (8.1375, 124.2719)
Estimated elevation above sea level440.9 meters (1,446.2 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 69.70 square kilometers or 26.91 square miles which constitutes 2.08% of Lanao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 13,253. This represented 1.96% of the total population of Lanao del Norte province, or 0.28% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 190 inhabitants per square kilometer or 492 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tagoloan has 7 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)
Dalamas10.38%1,3761,3501.93%0.36%
Darimbang10.15%1,3451,04628.59%4.90%
Dimayon23.07%3,0572,7809.96%1.82%
Inagongan20.46%2,7112,5944.51%0.84%
Kiazar14.65%1,9411,55324.98%4.34%
Malimbato8.70%1,15394422.14%3.88%
Panalawan12.60%1,6701,40718.69%3.32%
Tagoloan Total13,25311,67413.53%2.44%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tagoloan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 49,027,775.77.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200926,809,600.60
201028,065,942.354.69%
201130,321,519.588.04%
201229,321,469.14-3.30%
201334,521,292.9717.73%
201439,049,671.4013.12%
201544,510,374.2713.98%
201649,027,775.7710.15%

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 Tagoloan is 5 to 9, with 1,956 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 39 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1361
1 to 41,609
5 to 91,956
10 to 141,770
15 to 191,410
20 to 241,190
25 to 291,059
30 to 34912
35 to 39898
40 to 44609
45 to 49476
50 to 54303
55 to 59289
60 to 64169
65 to 6999
70 to 7458
75 to 7946
80 and over39
Total13,253

Historical population

The population of Tagoloan grew from 5,900 in 1970 to 13,253 in 2015, an increase of 7,353 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.44%, or an increase of 1,579 people, from the previous population of 11,674 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,900
5,475-1.49%
6,0582.04%
6,8531.24%
8,0273.01%
8,2330.54%
9,2741.66%
11,6748.74%
13,2532.44%

Location

The municipal center of Tagoloan is situated at approximately 8° 8' North, 124° 16' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 440.9 meters or 1,446.2 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 Tagoloan are Iligan, Marawi, Ozamiz, El Salvador, Cagayan de Oro, and Tangub. The nearest municipalities are Baloi, Pantar, Saguiaran, Matungao, Kapai, and Pantao Ragat. Its distance from the national capital is 799.07 kilometers (496.52 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 799.07 kilometers (496.52 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N26°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 13,253, ranked 1,429 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 26.91 square kilometers, ranked 1,213 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 190 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 984 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.44%, ranked 144 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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