Alegria, Municipality of Lopez Jaena, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityLopez Jaena
Postal code7208
Population (2015)797
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5090, 123.7312

Alegria is a barangay in the municipality of Lopez Jaena, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 797. This represented 3.18% of the total population of Lopez Jaena.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alegria is 15 to 19, with 97 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 452
5 to 969
10 to 1489
15 to 1997
20 to 2451
25 to 2947
30 to 3434
35 to 3952
40 to 4449
45 to 4957
50 to 5445
55 to 5933
60 to 6426
65 to 6926
70 to 7422
75 to 7917
80 and over14
Total797

Historical population

The population of Alegria fell from 890 in 1990 to 797 in 2015, a decrease of 93 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.38%, or a decrease of 16 people, from the previous population of 813 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
890
795-2.09%
8190.64%
818-0.02%
813-0.22%
797-0.38%

Location

Alegria is situated at approximately 8.5090, 123.7312, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 124.1 meters or 407.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alegria shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.