Jasaan, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count15
Postal code9003
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesMacajalar Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)77.02 km2 (29.74 sq mi)
Population (2015)54,478
Density (2015)707 / km2 (1,832 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 39' North, 124° 45' East (8.6516, 124.7535)
Estimated elevation above sea level19.8 meters (64.9 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 77.02 square kilometers or 29.74 square miles which constitutes 2.46% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 54,478. This represented 6.13% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 1.16% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 707 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,832 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Jasaan has 15 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)
Aplaya10.68%5,8164,81120.89%3.68%
Bobontugan11.11%6,0555,22115.97%2.86%
Corrales2.03%1,1061,0951.00%0.19%
Danao5.13%2,7933,039-8.09%-1.59%
I. S. Cruz1.99%1,0851,0830.18%0.04%
Jampason5.17%2,8152,5799.15%1.68%
Kimaya9.91%5,3984,9379.34%1.71%
Lower Jasaan11.11%6,0555,5788.55%1.57%
Luz Banzon6.91%3,7623,09621.51%3.78%
Natubo4.32%2,3561,88325.12%4.36%
San Antonio11.17%6,0855,5529.60%1.76%
San Isidro2.12%1,1532,169-46.84%-11.34%
San Nicolas3.08%1,6791,38721.05%3.70%
Solana7.59%4,1363,7929.07%1.67%
Upper Jasaan7.68%4,1843,8997.31%1.35%
Jasaan Total54,47850,1218.69%1.60%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Jasaan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 145,230,065.32.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200974,174,775.70
201080,985,864.319.18%
201187,373,320.927.89%
201292,832,148.186.25%
2013101,928,560.589.80%
2014111,832,961.899.72%
2015133,703,320.0119.56%
2016145,230,065.328.62%

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 Jasaan is 5 to 9, with 6,135 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 367 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,182
1 to 45,087
5 to 96,135
10 to 145,643
15 to 195,294
20 to 245,278
25 to 294,585
30 to 343,861
35 to 393,478
40 to 442,961
45 to 492,665
50 to 542,375
55 to 592,010
60 to 641,591
65 to 69943
70 to 74592
75 to 79431
80 and over367
Total54,478

Historical population

The population of Jasaan grew from 11,676 in 1960 to 54,478 in 2015, an increase of 42,802 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.60%, or an increase of 4,357 people, from the previous population of 50,121 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,676
15,7322.96%
18,4863.29%
23,3664.80%
29,1462.24%
33,5982.70%
39,9693.79%
45,3101.74%
50,1213.74%
54,4781.60%

Location

The municipal center of Jasaan is situated at approximately 8° 39' North, 124° 45' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.8 meters or 64.9 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 Jasaan are Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, Gingoog, Malaybalay, Iligan, and Marawi. The nearest municipalities are Villanueva, Balingasag, Tagoloan, Claveria, Lagonglong, and Malitbog. Its distance from the national capital is 775.11 kilometers (481.63 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 775.11 kilometers (481.63 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 54,478, ranked 438 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 29.74 square kilometers, ranked 1,150 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 707 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 247 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.60%, ranked 1,432 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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