Buhang, City of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
CityIloilo City
Postal code5000
Population (2015)3,225
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.7503, 122.5690

Buhang is a barangay in Iloilo City. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,225. This represented 0.72% of the total population of Iloilo City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buhang is 25 to 29, with 323 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 43 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4171
5 to 9241
10 to 14212
15 to 19292
20 to 24283
25 to 29323
30 to 34271
35 to 39207
40 to 44168
45 to 49203
50 to 54201
55 to 59168
60 to 64182
65 to 6995
70 to 7458
75 to 7943
80 and over60
Total3,225

Historical population

The population of Buhang grew from 2,149 in 1990 to 3,225 in 2015, an increase of 1,076 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.12%, or an increase of 481 people, from the previous population of 2,744 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,149
2,9265.95%
2,623-2.32%
3,2693.08%
2,744-6.17%
3,2253.12%

Location

Buhang is situated at approximately 10.7503, 122.5690, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.3 meters or 37.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buhang 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.