Lagao, City of General Santos

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
CityGeneral Santos
Postal code9500
Population (2015)50,789
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.1232, 125.1917

Lagao, formerly 1st & 3rd, is a barangay in the city of General Santos. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 50,789. This represented 8.54% 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 Lagao is 20 to 24, with 5,704 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 287 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,139
1 to 44,159
5 to 94,538
10 to 144,482
15 to 195,292
20 to 245,704
25 to 294,802
30 to 343,945
35 to 393,466
40 to 443,097
45 to 492,697
50 to 542,192
55 to 591,834
60 to 641,298
65 to 69947
70 to 74521
75 to 79389
80 and over287
Total50,789

Historical population

The population of Lagao fell from 53,267 in 1990 to 50,789 in 2015, a decrease of 2,478 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.38%, or an increase of 3,535 people, from the previous population of 47,254 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
53,267
38,515-5.89%
42,9032.34%
47,9531.55%
47,254-0.53%
50,7891.38%

Location

Lagao is situated at approximately 6.1232, 125.1917, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.2 meters or 56.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lagao 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.