Alimodian, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count51
Postal code5028
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)144.82 km2 (55.92 sq mi)
Population (2015)38,408
Density (2015)265 / km2 (687 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 49' North, 122° 26' East (10.8163, 122.4321)
Estimated elevation above sea level66.2 meters (217.2 feet)

Alimodian is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 144.82 square kilometers or 55.92 square miles which constitutes 2.90% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 38,408. This represented 1.98% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.51% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 265 inhabitants per square kilometer or 687 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Alimodian has 51 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)
Abang‑abang0.95%3653417.04%1.30%
Agsing0.51%197224-12.05%-2.42%
Atabay1.26%4834771.26%0.24%
Bagsakan1.41%5425361.12%0.21%
Baguingin‑Lanot2.49%95582415.90%2.85%
Bagumbayan‑Ilajas2.55%9809572.40%0.45%
Balabago1.24%4764691.49%0.28%
Ban‑ag2.21%8508006.25%1.16%
Bancal4.56%1,7511,7062.64%0.50%
Ba‑ong0.79%303311-2.57%-0.49%
Binalud2.50%9598739.85%1.81%
Bugang1.96%753881-14.53%-2.94%
Buhay2.33%895926-3.35%-0.65%
Bulod1.86%713715-0.28%-0.05%
Cabacanan Proper1.75%67257317.28%3.08%
Cabacanan Rizal0.81%3122878.71%1.60%
Cagay1.87%7196943.60%0.68%
Coline1.43%550557-1.26%-0.24%
Coline‑Dalag1.05%4033815.77%1.07%
Cunsad1.03%396397-0.25%-0.05%
Cuyad1.47%5645502.55%0.48%
Dalid1.94%7477164.33%0.81%
Dao1.53%586632-7.28%-1.43%
Gines1.35%520544-4.41%-0.86%
Ginomoy1.46%559586-4.61%-0.89%
Ingwan1.27%486561-13.37%-2.70%
Laylayan1.08%4164033.23%0.61%
Lico0.88%3383254.00%0.75%
Luan‑luan1.27%4884850.62%0.12%
Malamboy‑Bondolan0.33%125148-15.54%-3.16%
Malamhay0.84%322330-2.42%-0.47%
Mambawi1.86%7136775.32%0.99%
Manasa0.41%1561448.33%1.54%
Manduyog1.48%5705444.78%0.89%
Pajo2.77%1,0631,0570.57%0.11%
Pianda‑an Norte0.30%114143-20.28%-4.22%
Pianda‑an Sur1.23%47242610.80%1.97%
Poblacion22.83%8,7708,1217.99%1.47%
Punong0.54%20718710.70%1.95%
Quinaspan1.50%576605-4.79%-0.93%
Sinamay3.65%1,4011,3404.55%0.85%
Sulong2.52%9699225.10%0.95%
Taban‑Manguining3.04%1,1681,0926.96%1.29%
Tabug1.23%4714446.08%1.13%
Tarug1.80%693750-7.60%-1.49%
Tugaslon0.75%28824617.07%3.05%
Ubodan1.06%408478-14.64%-2.97%
Ugbo0.72%277350-20.86%-4.36%
Ulay‑Bugang1.11%4274230.95%0.18%
Ulay‑Hinablan0.99%381451-15.52%-3.16%
Umingan2.24%859875-1.83%-0.35%
Alimodian Total38,40837,4842.47%0.46%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Alimodian for the fiscal year of 2016 was 101,434,942.78.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200954,763,560.55
2010105,213,457.3192.12%
201163,344,525.68-39.79%
201264,609,461.442.00%
201374,598,564.3515.46%
201483,242,567.6311.59%
201592,592,265.1511.23%
2016101,434,942.789.55%

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 Alimodian is 10 to 14, with 3,736 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 607 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1700
1 to 42,816
5 to 93,722
10 to 143,736
15 to 193,707
20 to 243,529
25 to 293,192
30 to 342,675
35 to 392,485
40 to 442,210
45 to 492,133
50 to 541,855
55 to 591,505
60 to 641,217
65 to 69963
70 to 74748
75 to 79608
80 and over607
Total38,408

Historical population

The population of Alimodian grew from 18,121 in 1960 to 38,408 in 2015, an increase of 20,287 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.46%, or an increase of 924 people, from the previous population of 37,484 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,121
19,7510.85%
21,8862.08%
22,9060.91%
27,2031.73%
29,1791.32%
31,4941.65%
34,0351.08%
37,4843.58%
38,4080.46%

Location

The municipal center of Alimodian is situated at approximately 10° 49' North, 122° 26' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 66.2 meters or 217.2 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 Alimodian are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Bacolod, Talisay, and Silay. The nearest municipalities are San Miguel, Leon, Maasin, Cabatuan, Santa Barbara, and Pavia. Its distance from the national capital is 446.33 kilometers (277.34 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 446.33 kilometers (277.34 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N20°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 38,408, ranked 709 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 55.92 square kilometers, ranked 756 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 265 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 759 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.46%, ranked 1,162 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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