Pontoc, Municipality of Lemery, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLemery
Postal code5043
Population (2015)1,584
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2475, 122.9407

Pontoc is a barangay in the municipality of Lemery, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,584. This represented 5.13% of the total population of Lemery.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pontoc is 15 to 19, with 175 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4143
5 to 9169
10 to 14137
15 to 19175
20 to 24158
25 to 29141
30 to 34106
35 to 39103
40 to 4465
45 to 4998
50 to 5478
55 to 5963
60 to 6434
65 to 6923
70 to 7420
75 to 7918
80 and over19
Total1,584

Historical population

The population of Pontoc grew from 901 in 1990 to 1,584 in 2015, an increase of 683 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.34%, or an increase of 317 people, from the previous population of 1,267 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
901
1,0272.48%
1,1562.57%
1,1790.27%
1,2672.65%
1,5844.34%

Location

Pontoc is situated at approximately 11.2475, 122.9407, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 91.7 meters or 300.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pontoc 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.