Baluan, City of General Santos

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
CityGeneral Santos
Postal code9500
Population (2015)7,611
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.1195, 125.2131

Baluan is a barangay in the city of General Santos. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,611. This represented 1.28% 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 Baluan is 5 to 9, with 892 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 35 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1221
1 to 4782
5 to 9892
10 to 14830
15 to 19734
20 to 24705
25 to 29634
30 to 34550
35 to 39492
40 to 44452
45 to 49373
50 to 54291
55 to 59242
60 to 64168
65 to 69101
70 to 7455
75 to 7954
80 and over35
Total7,611

Historical population

The population of Baluan grew from 3,471 in 1990 to 7,611 in 2015, an increase of 4,140 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.20%, or an increase of 1,479 people, from the previous population of 6,132 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,471
4,1203.26%
4,6332.55%
6,6115.03%
6,132-2.70%
7,6114.20%

Location

Baluan is situated at approximately 6.1195, 125.2131, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.5 meters or 31.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Baluan 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.