Patnongon, Province of Antique

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAntique
Barangay count36
Postal code5702
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSulu Sea
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)167.92 km2 (64.83 sq mi)
Population (2015)37,176
Density (2015)221 / km2 (573 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 55' North, 121° 60' East (10.9133, 121.9950)
Estimated elevation above sea level15.4 meters (50.6 feet)

Patnongon is a coastal municipality in the province of Antique.

The municipality has a land area of 167.92 square kilometers or 64.83 square miles which constitutes 6.15% of Antique's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 37,176. This represented 6.39% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.49% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 221 inhabitants per square kilometer or 573 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Patnongon has 36 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)
Alvañiz0.69%25721221.23%3.73%
Amparo1.95%7256767.25%1.34%
Apgahan4.49%1,6711,5736.23%1.16%
Aureliana6.86%2,5512,27212.28%2.23%
Badiangan1.95%7256855.84%1.09%
Bernaldo A. Julagting2.11%7867494.94%0.92%
Carit‑an5.43%2,0181,9125.54%1.03%
Cuyapiao2.82%1,0501,0202.94%0.55%
Gella1.12%4163887.22%1.34%
Igbarawan4.21%1,5651,41810.37%1.90%
Igbobon2.00%74259724.29%4.23%
Igburi3.39%1,26099826.25%4.54%
La Rioja6.13%2,2782,2660.53%0.10%
Mabasa3.10%1,1511,03211.53%2.10%
Macarina1.85%6896594.55%0.85%
Magarang1.19%44135524.23%4.22%
Magsaysay4.12%1,5331,4575.22%0.97%
Padang4.47%1,6631,5765.52%1.03%
Pandanan2.56%9539114.61%0.86%
Patlabawon1.33%4944539.05%1.66%
Poblacion16.26%6,0445,7016.02%1.12%
Quezon0.93%34631410.19%1.86%
Salaguiawan1.45%53946815.17%2.73%
Samalague2.61%9701,541-37.05%-8.44%
San Rafael2.23%8298033.24%0.61%
Tamayoc3.58%1,3301,3041.99%0.38%
Tigbalogo1.53%5705415.36%1.00%
Tobias Fornier1.19%4414117.30%1.35%
Villa Crespo1.25%46341312.11%2.20%
Villa Cruz1.46%54344621.75%3.82%
Villa Elio1.15%42938611.14%2.03%
Villa Flores0.51%1911759.14%1.68%
Villa Laua‑an0.91%34030611.11%2.03%
Villa Sal0.73%27123614.83%2.67%
Villa Salomon1.14%4233908.46%1.56%
Vista Alegre1.29%4794584.59%0.86%
Patnongon Total37,17635,1025.91%1.10%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Patnongon for the fiscal year of 2016 was 103,319,998.35.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200956,917,696.73
201060,624,975.916.51%
201165,684,876.798.35%
201264,749,257.51-1.42%
201372,512,696.7711.99%
201481,786,017.6412.79%
201592,017,562.5312.51%
2016103,319,998.3512.28%

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 Patnongon is 10 to 14, with 4,225 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 544 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1688
1 to 43,187
5 to 94,073
10 to 144,225
15 to 193,925
20 to 242,738
25 to 292,428
30 to 342,303
35 to 392,187
40 to 442,029
45 to 491,945
50 to 541,836
55 to 591,517
60 to 641,230
65 to 69940
70 to 74782
75 to 79544
80 and over599
Total37,176

Historical population

The population of Patnongon grew from 23,207 in 1960 to 37,176 in 2015, an increase of 13,969 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.10%, or an increase of 2,074 people, from the previous population of 35,102 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
23,207
22,443-0.33%
22,6430.18%
24,2621.39%
27,3761.22%
29,2351.24%
31,5551.65%
33,6940.91%
35,1021.50%
37,1761.10%

Location

The municipal center of Patnongon is situated at approximately 10° 55' North, 121° 60' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.4 meters or 50.6 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 Patnongon are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Silay, Bacolod, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are Belison, San Remigio, Sibalom, Bugasong, Valderrama, and San Jose de Buenavista. Its distance from the national capital is 421.48 kilometers (261.89 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 421.48 kilometers (261.89 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 37,176, ranked 750 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 64.83 square kilometers, ranked 673 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 221 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 902 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.10%, ranked 547 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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