Concepcion, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
Barangay count18
Postal code7213
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)61.60 km2 (23.78 sq mi)
Population (2015)10,937
Density (2015)178 / km2 (460 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 25' North, 123° 36' East (8.4227, 123.6048)
Estimated elevation above sea level664.8 meters (2,180.7 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 61.60 square kilometers or 23.78 square miles which constitutes 3.00% of Misamis Occidental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 10,937. This represented 1.82% of the total population of Misamis Occidental province, or 0.23% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 178 inhabitants per square kilometer or 460 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Concepcion has 18 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)
Bagong Nayon9.42%1,03086519.08%3.38%
Capule3.52%38529829.19%5.00%
Guiban3.97%43425967.57%10.33%
Laya‑an5.67%620257141.25%18.26%
Lingatongan2.72%29824223.14%4.04%
Maligubaan8.50%93060952.71%8.39%
Mantukoy5.86%64133591.34%13.15%
Marugang3.26%35625340.71%6.72%
New Casul4.21%46033736.50%6.10%
Poblacion8.33%91158555.73%8.80%
Pogan10.62%1,16185535.79%6.00%
Small Potongan5.76%63038165.35%10.05%
Soso‑on4.22%46233139.58%6.55%
Upper Dapitan3.91%42834822.99%4.02%
Upper Dioyo5.19%56840839.22%6.50%
Upper Potongan6.34%693168312.50%30.97%
Upper Salimpono4.24%46438620.21%3.57%
Virayan4.26%466493-5.48%-1.07%
Concepcion Total10,9377,41047.60%7.69%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Concepcion for the fiscal year of 2016 was 42,463,610.37.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200925,229,360.09
201026,731,889.605.96%
201128,930,381.518.22%
201227,961,405.63-3.35%
201330,033,687.917.41%
201433,854,497.9412.72%
201538,614,734.6214.06%
201642,463,610.379.97%

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 Concepcion is 5 to 9, with 1,299 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 95 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1249
1 to 41,127
5 to 91,299
10 to 141,130
15 to 191,125
20 to 241,091
25 to 291,021
30 to 34796
35 to 39634
40 to 44543
45 to 49445
50 to 54347
55 to 59300
60 to 64251
65 to 69192
70 to 74150
75 to 7995
80 and over142
Total10,937

Historical population

The population of Concepcion grew from 3,989 in 1960 to 10,937 in 2015, an increase of 6,948 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.69%, or an increase of 3,527 people, from the previous population of 7,410 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,989
3,046-2.60%
1,698-11.06%
2,3326.55%
3,8775.22%
5,0174.95%
6,9007.07%
8,3552.67%
7,410-4.28%
10,9377.69%

Location

The municipal center of Concepcion is situated at approximately 8° 25' North, 123° 36' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 664.8 meters or 2,180.7 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 Concepcion are Oroquieta, Dapitan, Dipolog, Ozamiz, Tangub, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are La Libertad, Rizal, Sapang Dalaga, Mutia, Calamba, and Sergio Osmeña Sr.. Its distance from the national capital is 739.89 kilometers (459.75 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 739.89 kilometers (459.75 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 10,937, ranked 1,471 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 23.78 square kilometers, ranked 1,262 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 178 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,018 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 7.69%, ranked 1,611 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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