Darong, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Davao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Sur
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code8001
Population (2015)4,576
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.9453, 125.4551

Darong is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Davao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,576. This represented 5.03% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Darong is 5 to 9, with 514 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1112
1 to 4430
5 to 9514
10 to 14423
15 to 19399
20 to 24406
25 to 29398
30 to 34358
35 to 39321
40 to 44291
45 to 49242
50 to 54211
55 to 59161
60 to 64122
65 to 6976
70 to 7452
75 to 7929
80 and over31
Total4,576

Historical population

The population of Darong grew from 2,452 in 1990 to 4,576 in 2015, an increase of 2,124 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.29%, or an increase of 297 people, from the previous population of 4,279 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,452
2,5000.36%
3,6148.22%
3,9501.23%
4,2792.95%
4,5761.29%

Location

Darong is situated at approximately 6.9453, 125.4551, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 120.9 meters or 396.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

(Back to top)

Notes

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