Villanueva, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count11
Postal code9002
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesMacajalar Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)48.80 km2 (18.84 sq mi)
Population (2015)39,378
Density (2015)807 / km2 (2,090 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 35' North, 124° 46' East (8.5859, 124.7704)
Estimated elevation above sea level5.9 meters (19.5 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 48.80 square kilometers or 18.84 square miles which constitutes 1.56% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 39,378. This represented 4.43% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 0.84% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 807 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,090 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Villanueva has 11 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)
Balacanas6.41%2,524375573.07%43.77%
Dayawan17.02%6,7025,43123.40%4.09%
Imelda8.61%3,3913,1467.79%1.44%
Katipunan14.36%5,6554,46226.74%4.61%
Kimaya2.79%1,10090521.55%3.79%
Looc10.76%4,2383,8599.82%1.80%
Poblacion 16.45%2,5392,5011.52%0.29%
Poblacion 25.98%2,3552,2275.75%1.07%
Poblacion 310.02%3,9443,51012.36%2.24%
San Martin17.58%6,9245,49825.94%4.49%
Tambobong0.02%652-88.46%-33.71%
Villanueva Total39,37831,96623.19%4.05%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Villanueva for the fiscal year of 2016 was 193,537,854.81.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200994,738,599.49
201089,555,374.57-5.47%
201197,240,179.358.58%
2012117,355,394.6720.69%
2013121,686,721.293.69%
2014157,748,121.9829.63%
2015140,693,605.08-10.81%
2016193,537,854.8137.56%

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 Villanueva is 5 to 9, with 4,303 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 182 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1945
1 to 43,693
5 to 94,303
10 to 143,839
15 to 193,445
20 to 243,790
25 to 293,773
30 to 343,232
35 to 392,945
40 to 442,330
45 to 491,968
50 to 541,651
55 to 591,263
60 to 64949
65 to 69584
70 to 74260
75 to 79226
80 and over182
Total39,378

Historical population

The population of Villanueva grew from 6,889 in 1970 to 39,378 in 2015, an increase of 32,489 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.05%, or an increase of 7,412 people, from the previous population of 31,966 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,889
9,8637.47%
11,8953.82%
17,1223.71%
21,3104.18%
24,8673.37%
29,3152.30%
31,9663.20%
39,3784.05%

Location

The municipal center of Villanueva is situated at approximately 8° 35' North, 124° 46' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.9 meters or 19.5 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 Villanueva are Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, Gingoog, Malaybalay, Iligan, and Valencia. The nearest municipalities are Tagoloan, Jasaan, Malitbog, Claveria, Balingasag, and Opol. Its distance from the national capital is 782.27 kilometers (486.08 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 782.27 kilometers (486.08 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 39,378, ranked 657 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 18.84 square kilometers, ranked 1,354 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 807 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 213 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 4.05%, ranked 649 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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