Tangub, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
Barangay count55
Postal code7214
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesIligan Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)162.78 km2 (62.85 sq mi)
Population (2015)63,011
Density (2015)387 / km2 (1,003 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 4' North, 123° 45' East (8.0610, 123.7509)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.0 meters (19.7 feet)

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

The city has a land area of 162.78 square kilometers or 62.85 square miles which constitutes 7.92% of Misamis Occidental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 63,011. This represented 10.46% of the total population of Misamis Occidental province, or 1.34% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 387 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,003 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tangub has 55 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)
Aquino2.36%1,4841,4591.71%0.32%
Balatacan2.06%1,2961,17510.30%1.88%
Baluk0.78%4914704.47%0.84%
Banglay1.23%77366616.07%2.88%
Barangay I‑City Hall0.94%5905526.88%1.28%
Barangay III‑ Market Kalubian1.23%778836-6.94%-1.36%
Barangay II‑Marilou Annex1.17%739741-0.27%-0.05%
Barangay IV‑Saint Michael1.42%89276017.37%3.10%
Barangay VII‑Upper Polao0.89%5625374.66%0.87%
Barangay VI‑Lower Polao1.46%9208755.14%0.96%
Barangay V‑Malubog1.46%9239190.44%0.08%
Bintana2.18%1,3731,24510.28%1.88%
Bocator2.85%1,7951,7383.28%0.62%
Bongabong1.20%7537244.01%0.75%
Caniangan1.72%1,0861,0711.40%0.27%
Capalaran1.60%1,0109892.12%0.40%
Catagan0.89%561634-11.51%-2.30%
Garang2.64%1,6611,5397.93%1.46%
Guinabot0.68%4264260.00%0.00%
Guinalaban1.22%771975-20.92%-4.37%
Huyohoy0.92%57748718.48%3.28%
Isidro D. Tan3.38%2,1271,9658.24%1.52%
Kauswagan1.21%7627038.39%1.55%
Kimat0.93%58752212.45%2.26%
Labuyo2.32%1,4651,24118.05%3.21%
Lorenzo Tan4.31%2,7182,826-3.82%-0.74%
Lumban0.84%531541-1.85%-0.35%
Maloro4.34%2,7362,5367.89%1.46%
Manga2.27%1,4281,436-0.56%-0.11%
Mantic2.81%1,7701,938-8.67%-1.71%
Maquilao5.51%3,4693,2177.83%1.45%
Matugnaw0.39%2462421.65%0.31%
Migcanaway4.43%2,7912,5828.09%1.49%
Minsubong1.89%1,1911,285-7.32%-1.44%
Owayan0.52%33022546.67%7.56%
Paiton1.37%86274316.02%2.87%
Panalsalan1.60%1,0081,0050.30%0.06%
Pangabuan4.92%3,1032,77211.94%2.17%
Prenza1.78%1,11991322.56%3.95%
Salimpuno0.70%442453-2.43%-0.47%
San Antonio0.60%3793556.76%1.25%
San Apolinario2.44%1,5401,4506.21%1.15%
San Vicente1.11%6976635.13%0.96%
Santa Cruz2.94%1,8551,50922.93%4.01%
Santa Maria2.55%1,6051,5046.72%1.25%
Santo Niño0.75%471612-23.04%-4.86%
Sicot0.67%425428-0.70%-0.13%
Silanga2.54%1,6011,4917.38%1.36%
Silangit1.53%9619530.84%0.16%
Simasay1.34%8427788.23%1.52%
Sumirap2.43%1,5311,535-0.26%-0.05%
Taguite0.72%4564393.87%0.73%
Tituron0.81%51344615.02%2.70%
Tugas1.63%1,0259339.86%1.81%
Villaba1.53%96483315.73%2.82%
Tangub Total63,01159,8925.21%0.97%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tangub for the fiscal year of 2016 was 406,825,376.70.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009251,402,352.12
2010275,531,880.719.60%
2011305,893,044.4811.02%
2012269,408,678.38-11.93%
2013291,109,339.378.05%
2014326,608,510.1812.19%
2015375,181,413.7314.87%
2016406,825,376.708.43%

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 Tangub is 5 to 9, with 7,231 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 542 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,379
1 to 45,824
5 to 97,231
10 to 147,025
15 to 196,817
20 to 245,756
25 to 294,531
30 to 343,882
35 to 393,862
40 to 443,506
45 to 493,147
50 to 542,787
55 to 592,130
60 to 641,751
65 to 691,283
70 to 74923
75 to 79635
80 and over542
Total63,011

Historical population

The population of Tangub grew from 21,101 in 1960 to 63,011 in 2015, an increase of 41,910 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 3,119 people, from the previous population of 59,892 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
21,101
30,9183.81%
40,4615.55%
40,401-0.03%
42,9260.61%
46,0041.31%
49,6951.67%
56,6441.82%
59,8922.05%
63,0110.97%

Location

The city center of Tangub is situated at approximately 8° 4' North, 123° 45' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.0 meters or 19.7 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 Tangub are Ozamiz, Pagadian, Oroquieta, Iligan, Marawi, and Dipolog. The nearest municipalities are Tubod, Baroy, Lala, Bonifacio, Kolambugan, and Kapatagan. Its distance from the national capital is 783.01 kilometers (486.54 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 783.01 kilometers (486.54 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 63,011, ranked 247 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 62.85 square kilometers, ranked 450 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 387 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 304 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.97%, ranked 234 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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