Colon, Municipality of Maasim, Province of Sarangani

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSarangani
MunicipalityMaasim
Postal code9502
Population (2015)5,470
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates5.8702, 125.0247

Colon is a barangay in the municipality of Maasim, in the province of Sarangani. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,470. This represented 9.20% of the total population of Maasim.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Colon is 5 to 9, with 626 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1113
1 to 4516
5 to 9626
10 to 14613
15 to 19495
20 to 24471
25 to 29477
30 to 34417
35 to 39366
40 to 44338
45 to 49314
50 to 54211
55 to 59172
60 to 64133
65 to 6980
70 to 7461
75 to 7933
80 and over34
Total5,470

Historical population

The population of Colon grew from 3,471 in 1990 to 5,470 in 2015, an increase of 1,999 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.09%, or an increase of 564 people, from the previous population of 4,906 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,471
3,6550.97%
3,9711.79%
4,5942.03%
4,9062.42%
5,4702.09%

Location

Colon is situated at approximately 5.8702, 125.0247, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 181.1 meters or 594.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Colon 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.