Western Poblacion, 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)1,871
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5494, 123.7576

Western Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Lopez Jaena, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,871. This represented 7.47% of the total population of Lopez Jaena.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Western Poblacion are in the ranges 10 to 14, and 15 to 19, with 187 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4144
5 to 9179
10 to 14187
15 to 19187
20 to 24165
25 to 29146
30 to 34115
35 to 3994
40 to 44113
45 to 4986
50 to 54100
55 to 5991
60 to 6469
65 to 6959
70 to 7436
75 to 7927
80 and over40
Total1,871

Historical population

The population of Western Poblacion grew from 1,264 in 1990 to 1,871 in 2015, an increase of 607 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.72%, or an increase of 246 people, from the previous population of 1,625 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,264
1,3280.93%
1,309-0.31%
1,5692.53%
1,6251.28%
1,8712.72%

Location

Western Poblacion is situated at approximately 8.5494, 123.7576, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 41.8 meters or 137.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Western Poblacion 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.