New Corella, Province of Davao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Norte
Barangay count20
Postal code8104
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)263.12 km2 (101.59 sq mi)
Population (2015)54,844
Density (2015)208 / km2 (540 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 35' North, 125° 49' East (7.5867, 125.8222)
Estimated elevation above sea level25.8 meters (84.7 feet)

New Corella is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Davao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 263.12 square kilometers or 101.59 square miles which constitutes 7.68% of Davao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 54,844. This represented 5.40% of the total population of Davao del Norte province, or 1.12% of the overall population of the Davao Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 208 inhabitants per square kilometer or 540 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

New Corella has 20 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)
Cabidianan2.74%1,5001,4851.01%0.19%
Carcor2.78%1,5241,4554.74%0.89%
Del Monte1.87%1,0281,0270.10%0.02%
Del Pilar8.89%4,8754,15617.30%3.08%
El Salvador2.12%1,1631,03712.15%2.21%
Limba‑an9.84%5,3995,1454.94%0.92%
Macgum3.63%1,9911,76312.93%2.34%
Mambing3.11%1,7031,6861.01%0.19%
Mesaoy16.27%8,9257,93612.46%2.26%
New Bohol3.56%1,9521,74511.86%2.16%
New Cortez5.04%2,7662,47211.89%2.16%
New Sambog1.89%1,03890314.95%2.69%
Patrocenio1.91%1,0491,182-11.25%-2.25%
Poblacion16.16%8,8618,7681.06%0.20%
San Jose2.16%1,1871,1305.04%0.94%
San Roque5.86%3,2122,9339.51%1.75%
Santa Cruz2.54%1,3911,2729.36%1.72%
Santa Fe3.07%1,6861,6343.18%0.60%
Santo Niño2.32%1,2731,13412.26%2.23%
Suawon4.23%2,3211,83626.42%4.56%
New Corella Total54,84450,6998.18%1.51%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of New Corella for the fiscal year of 2016 was 149,382,713.40.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200978,994,708.20
201080,389,821.951.77%
201187,518,559.108.87%
201291,464,570.464.51%
2013104,431,586.7414.18%
2014116,778,484.5611.82%
2015134,942,531.5715.55%
2016149,382,713.4010.70%

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 New Corella is 5 to 9, with 6,077 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 393 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,126
1 to 44,777
5 to 96,077
10 to 145,658
15 to 195,210
20 to 245,113
25 to 294,796
30 to 344,019
35 to 393,541
40 to 443,029
45 to 492,816
50 to 542,468
55 to 591,939
60 to 641,532
65 to 691,093
70 to 74718
75 to 79539
80 and over393
Total54,844

Historical population

The population of New Corella grew from 18,745 in 1970 to 54,844 in 2015, an increase of 36,099 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.51%, or an increase of 4,145 people, from the previous population of 50,699 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,745
26,8097.44%
24,926-1.45%
36,1383.78%
41,6152.68%
44,5901.49%
46,3110.52%
50,6993.35%
54,8441.51%

Location

The municipal center of New Corella is situated at approximately 7° 35' North, 125° 49' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.8 meters or 84.7 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 New Corella are Tagum, Panabo, Samal, Davao City, Mati, and Bislig. The nearest municipalities are Asuncion, Kapalong, Mawab, Nabunturan, San Isidro, and Braulio E. Dujali. Its distance from the national capital is 937.94 kilometers (582.81 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 937.94 kilometers (582.81 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N34°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 54,844, ranked 456 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 101.59 square kilometers, ranked 384 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 208 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 930 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.51%, ranked 499 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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