Medina, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count19
Postal code9013
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesGingoog Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)148.29 km2 (57.26 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,907
Density (2015)222 / km2 (575 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 55' North, 125° 1' East (8.9114, 125.0240)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.8 meters (25.5 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 148.29 square kilometers or 57.26 square miles which constitutes 4.74% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,907. This represented 3.70% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 0.70% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 222 inhabitants per square kilometer or 575 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Medina has 19 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)
Bangbang2.45%807894-9.73%-1.93%
Bulwa4.84%1,5931,42012.18%2.21%
Cabug10.27%3,3802,92215.67%2.81%
Dig‑aguyan2.10%690778-11.31%-2.26%
Duka4.35%1,4331,3446.62%1.23%
Gasa1.64%541572-5.42%-1.06%
Maanas13.12%4,3163,9279.91%1.81%
Mananum Bag‑o4.14%1,3631,10423.46%4.09%
Mananum Daan2.62%8618353.11%0.59%
North Poblacion14.37%4,7294,763-0.71%-0.14%
Pahindong3.24%1,06693913.53%2.44%
Portulin5.26%1,7301,871-7.54%-1.48%
San Isidro2.41%7947318.62%1.59%
San Jose3.57%1,17595722.78%3.98%
San Roque2.01%6626177.29%1.35%
San Vicente2.60%857917-6.54%-1.28%
South Poblacion10.55%3,4713,4221.43%0.27%
Tambagan4.43%1,4591,30112.14%2.21%
Tup‑on6.02%1,9801,8407.61%1.41%
Medina Total32,90731,1545.63%1.05%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Medina for the fiscal year of 2016 was 96,802,564.54.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200951,451,426.27
201053,300,063.363.59%
201160,849,808.8414.16%
201259,699,894.28-1.89%
201368,075,559.6514.03%
201476,766,419.4812.77%
201587,210,903.7813.61%
201696,802,564.5411.00%

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 Medina is 5 to 9, with 3,904 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 348 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1759
1 to 43,165
5 to 93,904
10 to 143,718
15 to 193,114
20 to 242,606
25 to 292,487
30 to 342,038
35 to 392,037
40 to 441,827
45 to 491,762
50 to 541,431
55 to 591,235
60 to 64937
65 to 69697
70 to 74485
75 to 79357
80 and over348
Total32,907

Historical population

The population of Medina grew from 11,856 in 1960 to 32,907 in 2015, an increase of 21,051 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.05%, or an increase of 1,753 people, from the previous population of 31,154 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,856
15,1852.45%
18,4413.98%
19,8881.52%
21,7960.92%
23,3191.27%
25,8102.20%
28,4841.37%
31,1543.32%
32,9071.05%

Location

The municipal center of Medina is situated at approximately 8° 55' North, 125° 1' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.8 meters or 25.5 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 Medina are Gingoog, Butuan, Cabadbaran, Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, and Bayugan. The nearest municipalities are Talisayan, Magsaysay, Balingoan, Binuangan, Sugbongcogon, and Salay. Its distance from the national capital is 767.35 kilometers (476.81 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 767.35 kilometers (476.81 miles) to the Northwest (N34°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,907, ranked 809 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 57.26 square kilometers, ranked 723 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 222 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 866 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.05%, ranked 1,220 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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