Hamtic, Province of Antique

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAntique
Barangay count47
Postal code5715
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSulu Sea
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)113.03 km2 (43.64 sq mi)
Population (2015)48,592
Density (2015)430 / km2 (1,113 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 42' North, 121° 59' East (10.7006, 121.9810)
Estimated elevation above sea level9.4 meters (30.7 feet)

Hamtic is a coastal municipality in the province of Antique.

The municipality has a land area of 113.03 square kilometers or 43.64 square miles which constitutes 4.14% of Antique's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 48,592. This represented 8.35% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.64% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 430 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,113 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Hamtic has 47 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Apdo1.68%8187982.51%0.47%
Asluman4.73%2,2962,04112.49%2.27%
Banawon2.20%1,0691,0432.49%0.47%
Bia‑an2.24%1,0891,0870.18%0.04%
Bongbongan III1.57%764425-3.29%-0.64%
Bongbongan I‑II0.98%47579011.76%2.14%
Botbot0.92%44939214.54%2.62%
Budbudan2.21%1,07687323.25%4.06%
Buhang4.44%2,1591,96010.15%1.86%
Calacja I1.81%8788276.17%1.15%
Calacja II1.86%9048733.55%0.67%
Calala1.65%8027694.29%0.80%
Cantulan0.37%180194-7.22%-1.42%
Caridad4.20%2,0431,9405.31%0.99%
Caromangay1.29%6276220.80%0.15%
Casalngan1.26%6135894.07%0.76%
Dangcalan0.82%39834814.37%2.59%
Del Pilar0.57%277326-15.03%-3.05%
Fabrica1.42%6886781.47%0.28%
Funda4.73%2,2982,1417.33%1.36%
General Fullon1.45%7036724.61%0.86%
Gov. Evelio B. Javier3.79%1,8441,6948.85%1.63%
Guintas4.66%2,2642,1654.57%0.85%
Igbical1.27%6185836.00%1.12%
Igbucagay1.15%56149114.26%2.57%
Inabasan1.62%7877623.28%0.62%
Ingwan‑Batangan2.04%9899642.59%0.49%
La Paz4.12%2,0001,79111.67%2.12%
Linaban3.17%1,5381,4148.77%1.61%
Malandog4.03%1,9591,9410.93%0.18%
Mapatag4.07%1,9791,79910.01%1.83%
Masanag1.65%80071611.73%2.13%
Nalihawan0.57%276307-10.10%-2.01%
Pamandayan0.35%17215213.16%2.38%
Pasu‑Jungao0.31%151157-3.82%-0.74%
Piape I2.97%1,4421,3318.34%1.54%
Piape II1.26%6126080.66%0.12%
Piape III2.27%1,1011,411-21.97%-4.61%
Pili 1, 2, 30.69%3373360.30%0.06%
Poblacion 11.98%9649531.15%0.22%
Poblacion 21.83%8878622.90%0.55%
Poblacion 31.35%6586078.40%1.55%
Poblacion 42.10%1,0201,0110.89%0.17%
Poblacion 53.46%1,6801,5905.66%1.05%
Pu‑ao2.14%1,0409806.12%1.14%
Suloc0.24%1171151.74%0.33%
Villavert‑Jimenez4.51%2,1901,85518.06%3.21%
Hamtic Total48,59245,9835.67%1.06%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Hamtic for the fiscal year of 2016 was 105,445,062.96.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200957,180,382.73
201060,341,530.355.53%
201166,245,220.919.78%
201264,535,272.54-2.58%
201374,518,776.7315.47%
201484,411,351.4513.28%
201596,682,059.3614.54%
2016105,445,062.969.06%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Hamtic is 5 to 9, with 5,349 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 597 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,044
1 to 44,188
5 to 95,349
10 to 145,276
15 to 194,796
20 to 244,144
25 to 293,737
30 to 343,233
35 to 392,888
40 to 442,607
45 to 492,549
50 to 542,254
55 to 591,938
60 to 641,492
65 to 691,042
70 to 74808
75 to 79597
80 and over650
Total48,592

Historical population

The population of Hamtic grew from 18,534 in 1960 to 48,592 in 2015, an increase of 30,058 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.06%, or an increase of 2,609 people, from the previous population of 45,983 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,534
22,9872.13%
24,9671.67%
28,5262.70%
34,3941.89%
36,1670.95%
38,2301.20%
42,3751.43%
45,9833.02%
48,5921.06%

Location

The municipal center of Hamtic is situated at approximately 10° 42' North, 121° 59' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.4 meters or 30.7 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Hamtic are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Bacolod, La Carlota, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are San Jose de Buenavista, Sibalom, Belison, San Remigio, Tobias Fornier, and San Joaquin. Its distance from the national capital is 443.87 kilometers (275.81 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 443.87 kilometers (275.81 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 48,592, ranked 544 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 43.64 square kilometers, ranked 953 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 430 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 459 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.06%, ranked 994 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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