Claveria, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count24
Postal code9004
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)579.63 km2 (223.80 sq mi)
Population (2015)48,906
Density (2015)84 / km2 (219 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 37' North, 124° 54' East (8.6123, 124.8929)
Estimated elevation above sea level659.3 meters (2,162.4 feet)

Claveria is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Misamis Oriental.

The municipality has a land area of 579.63 square kilometers or 223.80 square miles which constitutes 18.51% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 48,906. This represented 5.50% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 1.04% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 84 inhabitants per square kilometer or 219 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Claveria has 24 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)
Ani‑e7.04%3,4423,08311.64%2.12%
Aposkahoy4.47%2,1882,280-4.04%-0.78%
Bulahan2.37%1,1581,179-1.78%-0.34%
Cabacungan3.39%1,6571,39818.53%3.29%
Gumaod2.92%1,4281,3843.18%0.60%
Hinaplanan7.33%3,5862,93022.39%3.92%
Kalawitan1.10%5365301.13%0.21%
Lanise4.21%2,0592,071-0.58%-0.11%
Luna3.12%1,5271,5061.39%0.26%
Madaguing1.96%9589520.63%0.12%
Malagana4.85%2,3702,3461.02%0.19%
Mat‑i7.60%3,7163,22315.30%2.75%
Minalwang3.29%1,6081,5781.90%0.36%
Pambugas1.78%8718127.27%1.34%
Panampawan1.77%86567827.58%4.75%
Patrocenio8.04%3,9302,87036.93%6.17%
Pelaez2.02%9889128.33%1.54%
Plaridel3.65%1,7851,60111.49%2.09%
Poblacion19.48%9,5278,7478.92%1.64%
Punong1.26%6165983.01%0.57%
Rizal2.13%1,04193211.70%2.13%
Santa Cruz2.39%1,1701,1680.17%0.03%
Tamboboan2.36%1,1521,1292.04%0.38%
Tipolohon1.49%72863714.29%2.58%
Claveria Total48,90644,5449.79%1.79%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Claveria for the fiscal year of 2016 was 180,954,414.78.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200992,228,960.42
201097,349,173.975.55%
2011106,467,006.019.37%
2012104,762,372.84-1.60%
2013122,394,445.1116.83%
2014139,058,988.9313.62%
2015152,595,757.859.73%
2016180,954,414.7818.58%

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 Claveria is 5 to 9, with 6,107 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 276 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,109
1 to 45,078
5 to 96,107
10 to 145,335
15 to 194,688
20 to 244,660
25 to 293,971
30 to 343,026
35 to 392,905
40 to 442,547
45 to 492,338
50 to 542,154
55 to 591,783
60 to 641,283
65 to 69783
70 to 74504
75 to 79359
80 and over276
Total48,906

Historical population

The population of Claveria grew from 14,281 in 1960 to 48,906 in 2015, an increase of 34,625 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.79%, or an increase of 4,362 people, from the previous population of 44,544 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,281
16,8161.61%
23,3636.82%
29,0884.48%
31,1300.68%
39,0204.32%
41,1091.12%
43,5140.79%
44,5440.86%
48,9061.79%

Location

The municipal center of Claveria is situated at approximately 8° 37' North, 124° 54' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 659.3 meters or 2,162.4 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 Claveria are Cagayan de Oro, Gingoog, El Salvador, Malaybalay, Butuan, and Valencia. The nearest municipalities are Malitbog, Villanueva, Jasaan, Tagoloan, Balingasag, and Lagonglong. Its distance from the national capital is 786.94 kilometers (488.98 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 786.94 kilometers (488.98 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 48,906, ranked 502 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 223.80 square kilometers, ranked 99 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 84 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,346 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.79%, ranked 700 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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