Looc, Municipality of Villanueva, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
MunicipalityVillanueva
Postal code9002
Population (2015)4,238
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5984, 124.7828

Looc is a barangay in the municipality of Villanueva, in the province of Misamis Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,238. This represented 10.76% of the total population of Villanueva.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Looc is 5 to 9, with 495 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1105
1 to 4375
5 to 9495
10 to 14429
15 to 19405
20 to 24414
25 to 29325
30 to 34322
35 to 39303
40 to 44243
45 to 49209
50 to 54181
55 to 59154
60 to 64106
65 to 6977
70 to 7438
75 to 7931
80 and over26
Total4,238

Historical population

The population of Looc grew from 2,532 in 1995 to 4,238 in 2015, an increase of 1,706 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.80%, or an increase of 379 people, from the previous population of 3,859 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,532
3,1134.53%
3,5551.85%
3,8593.03%
4,2381.80%

Location

Looc is situated at approximately 8.5984, 124.7828, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 128.0 meters or 419.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Looc shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.