Apopong, City of General Santos

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
CityGeneral Santos
Postal code9500
Population (2015)46,384
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.1060, 125.1151

Apopong is a barangay in the city of General Santos. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 46,384. This represented 7.80% of the total population of General Santos.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Apopong is 5 to 9, with 4,877 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 205 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,122
1 to 44,289
5 to 94,877
10 to 144,813
15 to 194,609
20 to 244,396
25 to 294,139
30 to 343,420
35 to 393,149
40 to 442,797
45 to 492,473
50 to 541,979
55 to 591,557
60 to 641,143
65 to 69702
70 to 74433
75 to 79281
80 and over205
Total46,384

Historical population

The population of Apopong grew from 12,128 in 1990 to 46,384 in 2015, an increase of 34,256 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.54%, or an increase of 1,295 people, from the previous population of 45,089 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,128
19,3769.17%
29,3659.32%
43,5965.60%
45,0891.23%
46,3840.54%

Location

Apopong is situated at approximately 6.1060, 125.1151, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 93.9 meters or 308.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Apopong 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.