Ozamiz, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
Barangay count51
Postal code7200
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesIligan Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)169.95 km2 (65.62 sq mi)
Population (2015)141,828
Density (2015)835 / km2 (2,161 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 9' North, 123° 51' East (8.1470, 123.8452)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.0 meters (22.9 feet)

Ozamiz is a coastal component city in the province of Misamis Occidental.

The city has a land area of 169.95 square kilometers or 65.62 square miles which constitutes 8.27% of Misamis Occidental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 141,828. This represented 23.55% of the total population of Misamis Occidental province, or 3.02% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 835 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,161 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Ozamiz has 51 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)
50th District0.80%1,1381,553-26.72%-5.75%
Aguada5.32%7,5437,1964.82%0.90%
Bacolod1.57%2,2261,85619.94%3.52%
Bagakay2.79%3,9553,51112.65%2.29%
Balintawak0.47%6606206.45%1.20%
Banadero5.64%8,0008,460-5.44%-1.06%
Baybay San Roque2.49%3,5273,4751.50%0.28%
Baybay Santa Cruz1.31%1,8521,875-1.23%-0.23%
Baybay Triunfo1.99%2,8172,48713.27%2.40%
Bongbong1.93%2,7422,03035.07%5.89%
Calabayan2.36%3,3533,1954.95%0.92%
Capucao C.0.46%65251526.60%4.59%
Capucao P.1.00%1,4191,486-4.51%-0.87%
Carangan3.68%5,2233,78138.14%6.34%
Carmen4.33%6,1356,233-1.57%-0.30%
Catadman‑Manabay5.23%7,4227,0754.90%0.92%
Cavinte0.44%6205855.98%1.11%
Cogon1.00%1,4171,26212.28%2.23%
Dalapang0.45%63651623.26%4.06%
Diguan1.06%1,5031,4513.58%0.67%
Dimaluna2.13%3,0202,69212.18%2.21%
Doña Consuelo2.95%4,1783,35124.68%4.29%
Embargo0.61%863879-1.82%-0.35%
Gala0.66%9358598.85%1.63%
Gango4.01%5,6865,09711.56%2.10%
Gotokan Daku0.37%53143322.63%3.96%
Gotokan Diot0.29%413458-9.83%-1.95%
Guimad0.53%75052842.05%6.91%
Guingona0.42%59644533.93%5.72%
Kinuman Norte1.05%1,4841,3628.96%1.65%
Kinuman Sur0.83%1,1721,1323.53%0.66%
Labinay1.13%1,6001,635-2.14%-0.41%
Labo2.16%3,0652,60017.88%3.18%
Lam‑an2.09%2,9613,376-12.29%-2.47%
Liposong0.58%8237499.88%1.81%
Litapan0.63%8988920.67%0.13%
Malaubang5.55%7,8676,52820.51%3.62%
Manaka0.63%89873721.85%3.83%
Maningcol4.90%6,9517,518-7.54%-1.48%
Mentering0.30%43035222.16%3.88%
Molicay2.52%3,5813,07616.42%2.94%
Pantaon0.76%1,08387024.48%4.26%
Pulot3.05%4,3283,51423.16%4.05%
San Antonio3.07%4,3533,81814.01%2.53%
Sangay Daku0.55%777809-3.96%-0.77%
Sangay Diot0.31%44538017.11%3.05%
Sinuza1.22%1,7241,49015.70%2.82%
Stimson Abordo1.58%2,2462,1922.46%0.46%
Tabid2.79%3,9583,6518.41%1.55%
Tinago7.47%10,59610,2443.44%0.65%
Trigos0.55%77669811.17%2.04%
Ozamiz Total141,828131,5277.83%1.45%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Ozamiz for the fiscal year of 2016 was 654,453,854.29.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009403,066,391.79
2010440,316,018.339.24%
2011486,412,084.9810.47%
2012448,205,094.44-7.85%
2013440,331,416.60-1.76%
2014535,633,824.9221.64%
2015602,645,651.9212.51%
2016654,453,854.298.60%

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 Ozamiz is 5 to 9, with 14,644 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,275 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,922
1 to 411,792
5 to 914,644
10 to 1413,916
15 to 1914,450
20 to 2414,181
25 to 2912,170
30 to 349,753
35 to 398,678
40 to 447,930
45 to 497,595
50 to 546,503
55 to 595,540
60 to 644,337
65 to 692,866
70 to 741,895
75 to 791,381
80 and over1,275
Total141,828

Historical population

The population of Ozamiz grew from 44,091 in 1960 to 141,828 in 2015, an increase of 97,737 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.45%, or an increase of 10,301 people, from the previous population of 131,527 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
44,091
64,6433.81%
71,5592.06%
77,8321.69%
91,5031.63%
101,9442.04%
110,4201.73%
123,1371.51%
131,5272.43%
141,8281.45%

Location

The city center of Ozamiz is situated at approximately 8° 9' North, 123° 51' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.0 meters or 22.9 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 Ozamiz are Tangub, Oroquieta, Iligan, Marawi, Pagadian, and Dapitan. The nearest municipalities are Clarin, Kolambugan, Tudela, Tubod, Maigo, and Magsaysay. Its distance from the national capital is 778.30 kilometers (483.61 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 778.30 kilometers (483.61 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N23°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 141,828, ranked 88 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 65.62 square kilometers, ranked 636 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 835 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 204 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.45%, ranked 103 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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