San Joaquin, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count85
Postal code5024
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPanay Gulf [Sulu Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)234.84 km2 (90.67 sq mi)
Population (2015)51,892
Density (2015)221 / km2 (572 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 35' North, 122° 9' East (10.5865, 122.1422)
Estimated elevation above sea level17.9 meters (58.6 feet)

San Joaquin is a coastal municipality in the province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 234.84 square kilometers or 90.67 square miles which constitutes 4.70% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 51,892. This represented 2.68% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.69% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 221 inhabitants per square kilometer or 572 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Joaquin has 85 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)
Amboyu‑an2.12%1,0991,0465.07%0.95%
Andres Bonifacio0.95%4944685.56%1.03%
Antalon0.97%501530-5.47%-1.07%
Bad‑as0.47%242258-6.20%-1.21%
Bagumbayan1.27%66059910.18%1.86%
Balabago2.43%1,2591,13910.54%1.93%
Baybay1.57%8167567.94%1.46%
Bayunan1.38%7176746.38%1.18%
Bolbogan0.73%380389-2.31%-0.44%
Bonga0.78%403468-13.89%-2.81%
Bucaya3.38%1,7541,6913.73%0.70%
Bulho0.88%4584540.88%0.17%
Cadluman0.35%183198-7.58%-1.49%
Cadoldolan0.95%49340820.83%3.67%
Camaba‑an0.39%201251-19.92%-4.14%
Camia0.66%344364-5.49%-1.07%
Cata‑an2.47%1,2821,2562.07%0.39%
Crossing Dapuyan1.90%9849760.82%0.16%
Cubay0.74%384457-15.97%-3.26%
Cumarascas0.52%272317-14.20%-2.87%
Dacdacanan0.91%471491-4.07%-0.79%
Danawan0.58%303319-5.02%-0.97%
Doldol0.82%428429-0.23%-0.04%
Dongoc1.19%615692-11.13%-2.22%
Escalantera1.92%99679525.28%4.39%
Ginot‑an1.39%719832-13.58%-2.74%
Guibongan Bayunan1.44%74963218.51%3.29%
Huna0.51%26520926.79%4.62%
Igbaje0.61%314323-2.79%-0.54%
Igbangcal0.74%385467-17.56%-3.61%
Igbinangon0.45%2352311.73%0.33%
Igburi1.04%54247913.15%2.38%
Igcabutong0.42%217247-12.15%-2.44%
Igcadlum0.93%484485-0.21%-0.04%
Igcaphang0.33%1711681.79%0.34%
Igcaratong1.32%683695-1.73%-0.33%
Igcondao0.77%397451-11.97%-2.40%
Igcores1.08%56146221.43%3.77%
Igdagmay0.34%179198-9.60%-1.90%
Igdomingding0.40%209214-2.34%-0.45%
Iglilico0.55%286293-2.39%-0.46%
Igpayong0.24%122125-2.40%-0.46%
Jawod1.00%519533-2.63%-0.51%
Langca0.72%375483-22.36%-4.70%
Languanan0.62%324372-12.90%-2.60%
Lawigan5.45%2,8302,6705.99%1.11%
Lomboy0.61%315339-7.08%-1.39%
Lomboyan0.85%441497-11.27%-2.25%
Lopez Vito0.94%489554-11.73%-2.35%
Mabini Norte0.52%269317-15.14%-3.08%
Mabini Sur0.74%385491-21.59%-4.52%
Manhara0.54%278281-1.07%-0.20%
Maninila0.36%185217-14.75%-2.99%
Masagud1.00%519549-5.46%-1.06%
Matambog1.31%6806494.78%0.89%
Mayunoc0.56%289339-14.75%-2.99%
Montinola0.87%453521-13.05%-2.63%
Nadsadan0.68%352397-11.34%-2.26%
Nagquirisan0.52%270301-10.30%-2.05%
Nagsipit1.02%5314869.26%1.70%
New Gumawan0.60%310360-13.89%-2.81%
Panatan0.32%1661613.11%0.58%
Pitogo3.08%1,6001,5731.72%0.32%
Purok 12.62%1,3611,3371.80%0.34%
Purok 21.72%890928-4.09%-0.79%
Purok 30.70%361517-30.17%-6.61%
Purok 41.81%937943-0.64%-0.12%
Purok 52.98%1,5441,4208.73%1.61%
Qui‑anan1.28%6636069.41%1.73%
Roma0.95%492519-5.20%-1.01%
San Luis1.22%6315946.23%1.16%
San Mateo Norte0.34%179201-10.95%-2.18%
San Mateo Sur0.29%152182-16.48%-3.37%
Santa Rita3.59%1,8641,7655.61%1.04%
Santiago0.25%128163-21.47%-4.50%
Sinogbuhan3.38%1,7551,6377.21%1.33%
Siwaragan3.16%1,6391,657-1.09%-0.21%
Talagutac0.74%386434-11.06%-2.21%
Tapikan0.78%40733023.33%4.07%
Taslan1.39%7196549.94%1.82%
Tiglawa1.25%648676-4.14%-0.80%
Tiolas3.98%2,0641,8978.80%1.62%
To‑og1.16%60348424.59%4.27%
Torocadan0.36%187266-29.70%-6.49%
Ulay0.86%4454098.80%1.62%
San Joaquin Total51,89251,6450.48%0.09%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Joaquin for the fiscal year of 2016 was 143,220,253.74.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200974,473,979.72
201079,621,919.976.91%
201186,572,078.618.73%
201284,379,103.51-2.53%
201393,052,840.8010.28%
2014105,298,289.1113.16%
2015118,629,002.6312.66%
2016143,220,253.7420.73%

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 San Joaquin is 10 to 14, with 5,380 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 856 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1878
1 to 44,047
5 to 95,103
10 to 145,380
15 to 195,030
20 to 244,295
25 to 293,993
30 to 343,501
35 to 393,244
40 to 442,845
45 to 492,806
50 to 542,465
55 to 592,126
60 to 641,889
65 to 691,424
70 to 741,099
75 to 79856
80 and over911
Total51,892

Historical population

The population of San Joaquin grew from 24,655 in 1960 to 51,892 in 2015, an increase of 27,237 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.09%, or an increase of 247 people, from the previous population of 51,645 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
24,655
29,6101.81%
32,3521.79%
34,5251.31%
39,9581.47%
44,3681.98%
47,8261.62%
50,1020.64%
51,6451.11%
51,8920.09%

Location

The municipal center of San Joaquin is situated at approximately 10° 35' North, 122° 9' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.9 meters or 58.6 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 San Joaquin are Iloilo City, Bago, Passi, La Carlota, Bacolod, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are Miagao, Igbaras, Guimbal, Hamtic, Tobias Fornier, and Sibalom. Its distance from the national capital is 460.61 kilometers (286.21 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Miagao, Iloilo, 11.86 kilometers (7.37 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N59°E)
  • Igbaras, Iloilo, 19.77 kilometers (12.28 miles) to the Northeast (N43°E)
  • Guimbal, Iloilo, 21.43 kilometers (13.32 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N67°E)
  • Hamtic, Antique, 21.69 kilometers (13.48 miles) to the Northwest (N54°W)
  • Tobias Fornier, Antique, 22.93 kilometers (14.25 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S70°W)
  • Sibalom, Antique, 26.22 kilometers (16.29 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 460.61 kilometers (286.21 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N16°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 51,892, ranked 269 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 90.67 square kilometers, ranked 234 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 221 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 402 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.09%, ranked 1,136 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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