Barangay 8, City of Bacolod

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
CityBacolod
Postal code6100
Population (2015)1,406
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.6829, 122.9509

Barangay 8, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Bacolod. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,406. This represented 0.25% of the total population of Bacolod.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barangay 8 is 5 to 9, with 179 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4151
5 to 9179
10 to 14126
15 to 19113
20 to 24123
25 to 29134
30 to 34127
35 to 3983
40 to 4481
45 to 4962
50 to 5446
55 to 5952
60 to 6432
65 to 6921
70 to 7414
75 to 795
80 and over10
Total1,406

Historical population

The population of Barangay 8 fell from 5,617 in 1990 to 1,406 in 2015, a decrease of 4,211 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.55%, or an increase of 109 people, from the previous population of 1,297 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,617
5,8490.76%
5,290-2.13%
2,052-12.24%
1,297-15.38%
1,4061.55%

Location

Barangay 8 is situated at approximately 10.6829, 122.9509, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.2 meters or 13.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 8 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.