Lagonglong, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count10
Postal code9006
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)83.78 km2 (32.35 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,659
Density (2015)259 / km2 (670 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 48' North, 124° 47' East (8.8056, 124.7908)
Estimated elevation above sea level5.9 meters (19.2 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 83.78 square kilometers or 32.35 square miles which constitutes 2.68% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 21,659. This represented 2.44% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 0.46% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 259 inhabitants per square kilometer or 670 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lagonglong has 10 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)
Banglay4.61%9989603.96%0.74%
Dampil12.50%2,7082,36914.31%2.58%
Gaston3.65%79069114.33%2.58%
Kabulawan14.76%3,1972,66320.05%3.54%
Kauswagan12.98%2,8122,6994.19%0.78%
Lumbo11.60%2,5122,03423.50%4.10%
Manaol2.84%6166071.48%0.28%
Poblacion17.83%3,8623,5937.49%1.38%
Tabok9.93%2,1502,1151.65%0.31%
Umagos9.30%2,0141,57228.12%4.83%
Lagonglong Total21,65919,30312.21%2.22%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lagonglong for the fiscal year of 2016 was 63,976,040.48.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200936,434,667.89
201038,415,793.375.44%
201141,750,455.078.68%
201237,068,749.44-11.21%
201345,434,489.6222.57%
201451,211,528.8412.72%
201558,280,301.5713.80%
201663,976,040.489.77%

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 Lagonglong is 5 to 9, with 2,576 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 199 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1488
1 to 42,136
5 to 92,576
10 to 142,488
15 to 192,244
20 to 241,907
25 to 291,628
30 to 341,346
35 to 391,156
40 to 441,108
45 to 491,053
50 to 54996
55 to 59758
60 to 64595
65 to 69403
70 to 74333
75 to 79245
80 and over199
Total21,659

Historical population

The population of Lagonglong grew from 6,899 in 1960 to 21,659 in 2015, an increase of 14,760 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.22%, or an increase of 2,356 people, from the previous population of 19,303 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,899
9,3323.00%
11,3954.09%
13,5763.56%
12,705-0.66%
15,2583.49%
16,8822.19%
18,3721.17%
19,3031.82%
21,6592.22%

Location

The municipal center of Lagonglong is situated at approximately 8° 48' North, 124° 47' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.9 meters or 19.2 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 Lagonglong are Gingoog, Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, Malaybalay, Butuan, and Iligan. The nearest municipalities are Salay, Balingasag, Binuangan, Sugbongcogon, Jasaan, and Kinoguitan. Its distance from the national capital is 762.87 kilometers (474.03 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 762.87 kilometers (474.03 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 21,659, ranked 1,174 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 32.35 square kilometers, ranked 1,104 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 259 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 761 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.22%, ranked 1,004 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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