Calamba, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
Barangay count19
Postal code7210
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)104.64 km2 (40.40 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,676
Density (2015)207 / km2 (537 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 33' North, 123° 39' East (8.5581, 123.6443)
Estimated elevation above sea level116.3 meters (381.5 feet)

Calamba is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Misamis Occidental.

The municipality has a land area of 104.64 square kilometers or 40.40 square miles which constitutes 5.09% of Misamis Occidental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 21,676. This represented 3.60% of the total population of Misamis Occidental province, or 0.46% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 207 inhabitants per square kilometer or 537 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calamba has 19 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)
Bonifacio2.71%588734-19.89%-4.13%
Bunawan6.98%1,5131,34612.41%2.25%
Calaran5.84%1,2661,09116.04%2.87%
Dapacan Alto4.80%1,0401,0053.48%0.65%
Dapacan Bajo2.85%6176042.15%0.41%
Don Bernardo Nery Poblacion16.75%3,6303,4555.07%0.95%
Langub5.50%1,1921,437-17.05%-3.50%
Libertad1.47%319345-7.54%-1.48%
Magcamiguing5.51%1,1941,03115.81%2.83%
Mamalad2.67%57847022.98%4.02%
Mauswagon2.64%5725680.70%0.13%
Northern Poblacion7.76%1,6811,17443.19%7.07%
Salvador2.69%58351912.33%2.24%
San Isidro2.10%4564413.40%0.64%
Siloy3.45%74861521.63%3.80%
Singalat1.11%2402333.00%0.57%
Solinog9.47%2,0532,166-5.22%-1.01%
Southwestern Poblacion11.75%2,5462,983-14.65%-2.97%
Sulipat3.97%8607889.14%1.68%
Calamba Total21,67621,0053.19%0.60%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Calamba for the fiscal year of 2016 was 90,693,008.99.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200949,257,827.18
201053,615,195.938.85%
201157,567,208.127.37%
201258,131,652.470.98%
201363,940,577.049.99%
201473,318,436.8914.67%
201583,998,794.0714.57%
201690,693,008.997.97%

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 Calamba is 10 to 14, with 2,406 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 267 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1438
1 to 41,803
5 to 92,328
10 to 142,406
15 to 192,131
20 to 241,591
25 to 291,425
30 to 341,262
35 to 391,321
40 to 441,308
45 to 491,345
50 to 541,120
55 to 59853
60 to 64721
65 to 69549
70 to 74471
75 to 79337
80 and over267
Total21,676

Historical population

The population of Calamba grew from 10,689 in 1960 to 21,676 in 2015, an increase of 10,987 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 671 people, from the previous population of 21,005 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,689
12,4821.53%
13,6451.80%
14,7291.54%
15,1110.26%
15,6860.70%
17,5942.49%
19,5971.50%
21,0052.56%
21,6760.60%

Location

The municipal center of Calamba is situated at approximately 8° 33' North, 123° 39' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 116.3 meters or 381.5 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 Calamba are Oroquieta, Dapitan, Dipolog, Ozamiz, Tangub, and Iligan. The nearest municipalities are Sapang Dalaga, Plaridel, Rizal, Baliangao, Lopez Jaena, and Concepcion. Its distance from the national capital is 727.79 kilometers (452.23 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 727.79 kilometers (452.23 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N23°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 21,676, ranked 1,175 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 40.40 square kilometers, ranked 976 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 207 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 915 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.60%, ranked 1,603 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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