Magon, Municipality of Tantangan, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalityTantangan
Postal code9510
Population (2015)2,548
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.6064, 124.6837

Magon is a barangay in the municipality of Tantangan, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,548. This represented 5.89% of the total population of Tantangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magon is 10 to 14, with 332 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4288
5 to 9297
10 to 14332
15 to 19270
20 to 24248
25 to 29196
30 to 34184
35 to 39157
40 to 44126
45 to 49105
50 to 54105
55 to 5961
60 to 6448
65 to 6942
70 to 7418
75 to 794
80 and over11
Total2,548

Historical population

The population of Magon grew from 414 in 1990 to 2,548 in 2015, an increase of 2,134 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.63%, or an increase of 208 people, from the previous population of 2,340 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
414
1,02918.60%
1,3796.48%
1,8974.50%
2,3407.94%
2,5481.63%

Location

Magon is situated at approximately 6.6064, 124.6837, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 103.9 meters or 340.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magon 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.