Velasco, Municipality of Lemery, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLemery
Postal code5043
Population (2015)1,365
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2421, 122.9604

Velasco is a barangay in the municipality of Lemery, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,365. This represented 4.42% of the total population of Lemery.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Velasco is 5 to 9, with 163 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 4125
5 to 9163
10 to 14148
15 to 19133
20 to 24137
25 to 29114
30 to 3491
35 to 3990
40 to 4481
45 to 4961
50 to 5463
55 to 5942
60 to 6429
65 to 6916
70 to 7416
75 to 7915
80 and over14
Total1,365

Historical population

The population of Velasco grew from 629 in 1990 to 1,365 in 2015, an increase of 736 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.37%, or an increase of 218 people, from the previous population of 1,147 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
629
7092.27%
9556.59%
9770.31%
1,1476.01%
1,3653.37%

Location

Velasco is situated at approximately 11.2421, 122.9604, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 118.8 meters or 389.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Velasco 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.