Alubijid, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count16
Postal code9018
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesMacajalar Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)85.56 km2 (33.03 sq mi)
Population (2015)29,724
Density (2015)347 / km2 (900 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 34' North, 124° 28' East (8.5704, 124.4711)
Estimated elevation above sea level25.4 meters (83.2 feet)

Alubijid is a coastal municipality in the province of Misamis Oriental.

The municipality has a land area of 85.56 square kilometers or 33.03 square miles which constitutes 2.73% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 29,724. This represented 3.35% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 0.63% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 347 inhabitants per square kilometer or 900 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Alubijid has 16 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)
Baybay6.59%1,9591,71913.96%2.52%
Benigwayan4.20%1,24980255.74%8.80%
Calatcat4.81%1,4301,3595.22%0.97%
Lagtang3.98%1,18399818.54%3.29%
Lanao7.21%2,1421,86215.04%2.70%
Loguilo10.34%3,0742,65215.91%2.85%
Lourdes10.73%3,1882,81413.29%2.40%
Lumbo6.32%1,8791,68911.25%2.05%
Molocboloc3.06%91078915.34%2.75%
Poblacion10.05%2,9862,9391.60%0.30%
Sampatulog6.34%1,8851,62815.79%2.83%
Sungay5.92%1,7601,991-11.60%-2.32%
Talaba4.35%1,2941,11815.74%2.82%
Taparak5.71%1,6971,6453.16%0.59%
Tugasnon7.36%2,1881,78922.30%3.91%
Tula3.03%9008545.39%1.00%
Alubijid Total29,72426,64811.54%2.10%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Alubijid for the fiscal year of 2016 was 101,070,574.41.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200947,031,826.81
201058,557,732.0924.51%
201163,261,057.218.03%
201255,797,147.66-11.80%
201374,461,336.8433.45%
201475,021,947.370.75%
201584,982,789.0013.28%
2016101,070,574.4118.93%

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 Alubijid is 5 to 9, with 3,205 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 296 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1597
1 to 42,642
5 to 93,205
10 to 143,014
15 to 192,712
20 to 242,637
25 to 292,505
30 to 341,946
35 to 391,856
40 to 441,799
45 to 491,608
50 to 541,490
55 to 591,119
60 to 64939
65 to 69634
70 to 74417
75 to 79296
80 and over308
Total29,724

Historical population

The population of Alubijid grew from 27,330 in 1960 to 29,724 in 2015, an increase of 2,394 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.10%, or an increase of 3,076 people, from the previous population of 26,648 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
27,330
11,720-7.95%
13,9423.55%
15,4432.07%
19,5312.38%
21,7652.05%
23,3971.56%
25,1541.00%
26,6482.12%
29,7242.10%

Location

The municipal center of Alubijid is situated at approximately 8° 34' North, 124° 28' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.4 meters or 83.2 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 Alubijid are El Salvador, Cagayan de Oro, Iligan, Marawi, Oroquieta, and Gingoog. The nearest municipalities are Laguindingan, Gitagum, Opol, Libertad, Initao, and Naawan. Its distance from the national capital is 767.03 kilometers (476.61 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 767.03 kilometers (476.61 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 29,724, ranked 909 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 33.03 square kilometers, ranked 1,087 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 347 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 551 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.10%, ranked 264 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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