Passi, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count51
Postal code5037
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)251.39 km2 (97.06 sq mi)
Population (2015)80,544
Density (2015)320 / km2 (830 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 7' North, 122° 38' East (11.1105, 122.6410)
Estimated elevation above sea level41.0 meters (134.5 feet)

Passi is a landlocked component city in the coastal province of Iloilo.

The city has a land area of 251.39 square kilometers or 97.06 square miles which constitutes 5.03% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 80,544. This represented 4.16% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 1.07% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 320 inhabitants per square kilometer or 830 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Passi 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)
Agdahon1.98%1,5941,4668.73%1.61%
Agdayao1.62%1,3021,2841.40%0.27%
Aglalana4.36%3,5123,3355.31%0.99%
Agtabo1.95%1,5691,721-8.83%-1.75%
Agtambo1.42%1,1471,174-2.30%-0.44%
Alimono3.15%2,5402,738-7.23%-1.42%
Arac1.26%1,0111,429-29.25%-6.38%
Ayuyan0.91%72963414.98%2.69%
Bacuranan1.44%1,1571,1015.09%0.95%
Bagacay1.19%95986311.12%2.03%
Batu1.53%1,2321,328-7.23%-1.42%
Bayan0.91%7296876.11%1.14%
Bitaogan2.53%2,0392,051-0.59%-0.11%
Buenavista0.68%5505303.77%0.71%
Buyo0.94%760761-0.13%-0.03%
Cabunga1.32%1,0671,246-14.37%-2.91%
Cadilang1.22%9849295.92%1.10%
Cairohan1.55%1,2481,2103.14%0.59%
Dalicanan2.48%1,9942,039-2.21%-0.42%
Gegachac0.76%61652617.11%3.05%
Gemat‑y1.40%1,1311,0557.20%1.33%
Gemumua‑agahon4.19%3,3713,711-9.16%-1.81%
Gines Viejo2.72%2,1911,94512.65%2.29%
Imbang Grande2.79%2,2452,2270.81%0.15%
Jaguimitan3.47%2,7932,6535.28%0.98%
Libo‑o0.85%683684-0.15%-0.03%
Maasin0.96%770806-4.47%-0.87%
Magdungao2.26%1,8192,248-19.08%-3.95%
Malag‑it Grande0.87%7037010.29%0.05%
Malag‑it Pequeño0.33%264276-4.35%-0.84%
Mambiranan Grande0.75%6065765.21%0.97%
Mambiranan Pequeño0.74%5945802.41%0.46%
Man‑it5.91%4,7644,29510.92%1.99%
Mantulang0.63%511515-0.78%-0.15%
Mulapula1.95%1,5681,4587.54%1.39%
Nueva Union2.87%2,3122,2652.08%0.39%
Pagaypay0.75%6085677.23%1.34%
Pangi0.93%747767-2.61%-0.50%
Poblacion Ilawod7.81%6,2886,559-4.13%-0.80%
Poblacion Ilaya3.52%2,8333,473-18.43%-3.80%
Punong0.59%47837427.81%4.78%
Quinagaringan Grande1.61%1,2971,1879.27%1.70%
Quinagaringan Pequeño1.47%1,1851,01117.21%3.07%
Sablogon2.91%2,3431,84926.72%4.61%
Salngan3.86%3,1102,82610.05%1.84%
Santo Tomas2.71%2,1812,0615.82%1.08%
Sarapan1.33%1,0741,0482.48%0.47%
Tagubong2.54%2,0442,048-0.20%-0.04%
Talongonan1.96%1,5751,4409.38%1.72%
Tubod1.46%1,17386236.08%6.04%
Tuburan0.68%5445440.00%0.00%
Passi Total80,54479,6631.11%0.21%

Historical population

The population of Passi grew from 26,945 in 1960 to 80,544 in 2015, an increase of 53,599 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.21%, or an increase of 881 people, from the previous population of 79,663 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
26,945
35,2882.67%
43,7554.41%
47,9881.86%
57,7011.86%
59,5390.59%
69,6013.40%
76,0451.23%
79,6631.71%
80,5440.21%

Location

The city center of Passi is situated at approximately 11° 7' North, 122° 38' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 41.0 meters or 134.5 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 Passi are Iloilo City, Silay, Victorias, Roxas City, Talisay, and Bacolod. The nearest municipalities are San Enrique, Dueñas, Calinog, Dingle, Bingawan, and Dumarao. Its distance from the national capital is 425.12 kilometers (264.16 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • San Enrique, Iloilo, 4.51 kilometers (2.80 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S21°E)
  • Dueñas, Iloilo, 5.49 kilometers (3.41 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S27°W)
  • Calinog, Iloilo, 11.33 kilometers (7.04 miles) to the West (N83°W)
  • Dingle, Iloilo, 12.67 kilometers (7.88 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S15°E)
  • Bingawan, Iloilo, 15.74 kilometers (9.78 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N30°W)
  • Dumarao, Capiz, 17.63 kilometers (10.95 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N17°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 425.12 kilometers (264.16 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 80,544, ranked 262 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 97.06 square kilometers, ranked 418 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 320 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 619 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.21%, ranked 1,500 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. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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