Binuangan, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count8
Postal code9008
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)30.43 km2 (11.75 sq mi)
Population (2015)7,515
Density (2015)247 / km2 (640 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 55' North, 124° 47' East (8.9188, 124.7840)
Estimated elevation above sea level35.8 meters (117.3 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 30.43 square kilometers or 11.75 square miles which constitutes 0.97% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,515. This represented 0.85% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 0.16% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 247 inhabitants per square kilometer or 640 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Binuangan has 8 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)
Dampias16.19%1,2171,03617.47%3.11%
Kitamban7.32%5505333.19%0.60%
Kitambis5.18%389397-2.02%-0.39%
Mabini15.57%1,1701,04212.28%2.23%
Mosangot18.42%1,3841,22712.80%2.32%
Nabataan4.01%30121142.65%7.00%
Poblacion25.97%1,9521,8058.14%1.50%
Valdeconcha7.35%5525147.39%1.37%
Binuangan Total7,5156,76511.09%2.02%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Binuangan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 39,670,503.92.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200922,219,775.12
201023,583,369.206.14%
201125,952,167.6810.04%
201225,169,405.25-3.02%
201327,781,387.1710.38%
201431,574,363.2813.65%
201535,828,873.0913.47%
201639,670,503.9210.72%

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 Binuangan is 5 to 9, with 825 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 91 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1142
1 to 4660
5 to 9825
10 to 14763
15 to 19802
20 to 24669
25 to 29604
30 to 34457
35 to 39427
40 to 44429
45 to 49418
50 to 54353
55 to 59280
60 to 64229
65 to 69150
70 to 74116
75 to 79100
80 and over91
Total7,515

Historical population

The population of Binuangan grew from 4,045 in 1970 to 7,515 in 2015, an increase of 3,470 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.02%, or an increase of 750 people, from the previous population of 6,765 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,045
3,909-0.68%
4,4572.66%
5,0901.34%
5,3741.02%
5,9242.11%
6,5681.43%
6,7651.08%
7,5152.02%

Location

The municipal center of Binuangan is situated at approximately 8° 55' North, 124° 47' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.8 meters or 117.3 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 Binuangan are Gingoog, El Salvador, Cagayan de Oro, Butuan, Cabadbaran, and Malaybalay. The nearest municipalities are Sugbongcogon, Salay, Kinoguitan, Balingoan, Lagonglong, and Talisayan. Its distance from the national capital is 751.95 kilometers (467.24 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 751.95 kilometers (467.24 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 7,515, ranked 1,533 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 11.75 square kilometers, ranked 1,493 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 247 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 795 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.02%, ranked 1,522 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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