Blocon, Municipality of Magsaysay, Province of Davao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Sur
MunicipalityMagsaysay
Postal code8004
Population (2015)1,717
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.7392, 125.1694

Blocon is a barangay in the municipality of Magsaysay, in the province of Davao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,717. This represented 3.19% of the total population of Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Blocon is 10 to 14, with 189 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4142
5 to 9186
10 to 14189
15 to 19176
20 to 24144
25 to 29130
30 to 34109
35 to 39107
40 to 44110
45 to 4988
50 to 5478
55 to 5970
60 to 6456
65 to 6940
70 to 7419
75 to 7913
80 and over18
Total1,717

Historical population

The population of Blocon grew from 1,360 in 1990 to 1,717 in 2015, an increase of 357 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.89%, or an increase of 78 people, from the previous population of 1,639 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,360
1,354-0.08%
1,4551.55%
1,6031.34%
1,6390.81%
1,7170.89%

Location

Blocon is situated at approximately 6.7392, 125.1694, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 86.0 meters or 282.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Blocon 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.