Santa Barbara, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count60
Postal code5002
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)131.96 km2 (50.95 sq mi)
Population (2015)60,215
Density (2015)456 / km2 (1,182 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 50' North, 122° 32' East (10.8272, 122.5314)
Estimated elevation above sea level37.9 meters (124.3 feet)

Santa Barbara is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 131.96 square kilometers or 50.95 square miles which constitutes 2.64% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 60,215. This represented 3.11% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.80% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 456 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,182 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Santa Barbara has 60 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)
Agusipan0.92%5515303.96%0.74%
Agutayan1.39%8378044.10%0.77%
Bagumbayan0.93%55750510.30%1.88%
Balabag3.30%1,9901,62822.24%3.90%
Balibagan Este2.91%1,7521,7022.94%0.55%
Balibagan Oeste1.24%7467114.92%0.92%
Ban‑ag0.44%26620529.76%5.08%
Bantay0.61%36932314.24%2.57%
Barangay Zone I1.41%847887-4.51%-0.87%
Barangay Zone II2.14%1,2901,2275.13%0.96%
Barangay Zone III1.03%620703-11.81%-2.36%
Barangay Zone IV3.22%1,9411,8335.89%1.10%
Barangay Zone V2.24%1,34781864.67%9.96%
Barangay Zone VI5.44%3,2743,2131.90%0.36%
Barasan Este1.35%81170115.69%2.81%
Barasan Oeste0.82%4944597.63%1.41%
Binangkilan1.40%8438380.60%0.11%
Bitaog‑Taytay0.54%3273231.24%0.23%
Bolong Este2.64%1,5881,5671.34%0.25%
Bolong Oeste4.97%2,9932,61914.28%2.57%
Buayahon1.09%658693-5.05%-0.98%
Buyo2.13%1,2801,2631.35%0.25%
Cabugao Norte3.22%1,9411,8892.75%0.52%
Cabugao Sur2.69%1,6211,20834.19%5.76%
Cadagmayan Norte3.18%1,9151,7877.16%1.33%
Cadagmayan Sur1.22%7366877.13%1.32%
Cafe1.84%1,1071,0159.06%1.67%
Calaboa Este0.62%3723710.27%0.05%
Calaboa Oeste0.46%279287-2.79%-0.54%
Camambugan1.12%6776425.45%1.02%
Canipayan0.58%3483208.75%1.61%
Conaynay0.72%43129446.60%7.56%
Daga2.01%1,2081,1366.34%1.18%
Dalid1.04%62756910.19%1.87%
Duyanduyan2.35%1,4181,3326.46%1.20%
Gen. Martin T. Delgado2.73%1,6411,5337.05%1.30%
Guno0.80%479483-0.83%-0.16%
Inangayan5.54%3,3373,02710.24%1.87%
Jibao‑an0.99%59451116.24%2.91%
Lacadon1.21%72765411.16%2.04%
Lanag3.64%2,1911,91214.59%2.63%
Lupa1.31%78971410.50%1.92%
Magancina1.07%6476342.05%0.39%
Malawog0.94%5645640.00%0.00%
Mambuyo0.65%390446-12.56%-2.52%
Manhayang0.67%4013854.16%0.78%
Miraga‑Guibuangan1.64%98983917.88%3.18%
Nasugban1.61%9719037.53%1.39%
Omambog0.32%19016217.28%3.08%
Pal‑Agon1.21%73155930.77%5.24%
Pungsod0.60%35931912.54%2.27%
San Sebastian2.17%1,3061,17710.96%2.00%
Sangcate0.60%3593560.84%0.16%
Tagsing1.74%1,0471,0400.67%0.13%
Talanghauan1.33%8027812.69%0.51%
Talongadian2.01%1,2101,1822.37%0.45%
Tigtig1.45%8728314.93%0.92%
Tuburan0.63%3783478.93%1.64%
Tugas0.76%4574394.10%0.77%
Tungay1.20%72358523.59%4.12%
Santa Barbara Total60,21555,4728.55%1.57%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Santa Barbara for the fiscal year of 2016 was 148,077,052.95.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200973,461,518.00
201080,845,449.8110.05%
201191,316,904.4612.95%
201290,772,900.56-0.60%
2013106,147,803.5416.94%
2014120,811,513.9913.81%
2015133,938,506.6410.87%
2016148,077,052.9510.56%

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 Santa Barbara is 5 to 9, with 5,821 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 868 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,081
1 to 44,681
5 to 95,821
10 to 145,644
15 to 195,627
20 to 245,122
25 to 294,774
30 to 344,520
35 to 393,943
40 to 443,587
45 to 493,430
50 to 542,993
55 to 592,536
60 to 641,987
65 to 691,590
70 to 741,087
75 to 79868
80 and over924
Total60,215

Historical population

The population of Santa Barbara grew from 23,458 in 1960 to 60,215 in 2015, an increase of 36,757 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.57%, or an increase of 4,743 people, from the previous population of 55,472 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
23,458
27,8581.70%
30,6621.94%
32,6931.29%
37,7301.44%
39,6670.94%
46,0763.26%
51,0751.43%
55,4723.05%
60,2151.57%

Location

The municipal center of Santa Barbara is situated at approximately 10° 50' North, 122° 32' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.9 meters or 124.3 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 Santa Barbara are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Silay, Talisay, and Bacolod. The nearest municipalities are Pavia, Leganes, Cabatuan, Zarraga, San Miguel, and New Lucena. Its distance from the national capital is 449.13 kilometers (279.08 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 449.13 kilometers (279.08 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 60,215, ranked 231 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 50.95 square kilometers, ranked 431 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 456 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 185 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.57%, ranked 1,152 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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