Tigbauan, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count52
Postal code5021
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPanay Gulf [Sulu Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)83.68 km2 (32.31 sq mi)
Population (2015)62,706
Density (2015)749 / km2 (1,941 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 40' North, 122° 23' East (10.6744, 122.3761)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.6 meters (28.2 feet)

Tigbauan is a coastal municipality in the province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 83.68 square kilometers or 32.31 square miles which constitutes 1.67% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 62,706. This represented 3.24% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.83% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 749 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,941 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tigbauan has 52 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)
Alupidian0.70%44138115.75%2.82%
Atabayan4.66%2,9222,7117.78%1.44%
Bagacay2.66%1,6671,6630.24%0.05%
Baguingin5.44%3,4113,2126.20%1.15%
Bagumbayan3.04%1,9071,7518.91%1.64%
Bangkal1.61%1,012487107.80%14.94%
Bantud0.81%5084688.55%1.57%
Barangay 11.88%1,1771,06710.31%1.89%
Barangay 21.89%1,1871,1701.45%0.28%
Barangay 31.65%1,03793610.79%1.97%
Barangay 41.52%952993-4.13%-0.80%
Barangay 50.81%508549-7.47%-1.47%
Barangay 61.11%6936762.51%0.47%
Barangay 72.19%1,3711,378-0.51%-0.10%
Barangay 82.30%1,4411,3139.75%1.79%
Barangay 91.86%1,1651,04411.59%2.11%
Barosong2.23%1,3971,25411.40%2.08%
Barroc3.87%2,4242,19710.33%1.89%
Bayuco0.97%6105667.77%1.44%
Binaliuan Mayor2.33%1,4641,4550.62%0.12%
Binaliuan Menor1.29%8107981.50%0.28%
Bitas2.95%1,8501,8390.60%0.11%
Buenavista1.15%7207170.42%0.08%
Bugasongan0.43%269297-9.43%-1.87%
Buyu‑an5.22%3,2733,0776.37%1.18%
Canabuan1.08%6806721.19%0.23%
Cansilayan0.55%34831610.13%1.85%
Cordova Norte2.93%1,8401,7475.32%0.99%
Cordova Sur2.41%1,5101,27918.06%3.21%
Danao0.93%5835653.19%0.60%
Dapdap1.17%7357083.81%0.72%
Dorong‑an4.03%2,5252,3636.86%1.27%
Guisian0.54%3413274.28%0.80%
Isauan0.58%3613367.44%1.38%
Isian0.73%45741111.19%2.04%
Jamog1.20%7537283.43%0.64%
Lanag1.81%1,1321,226-7.67%-1.51%
Linobayan0.86%53848311.39%2.07%
Lubog0.89%5565304.91%0.92%
Nagba1.31%824854-3.51%-0.68%
Namocon3.72%2,3312,1936.29%1.17%
Napnapan Norte3.55%2,2251,99111.75%2.14%
Napnapan Sur2.60%1,6331,5535.15%0.96%
Olo Barroc0.70%4364047.92%1.46%
Parara Norte3.68%2,3082,08110.91%1.99%
Parara Sur4.30%2,6992,44810.25%1.88%
San Rafael0.64%403410-1.71%-0.33%
Sermon0.67%4214063.69%0.69%
Sipitan0.82%5165003.20%0.60%
Supa0.82%517520-0.58%-0.11%
Tan Pael2.17%1,3581,3212.80%0.53%
Taro0.73%4604433.84%0.72%
Tigbauan Total62,70658,8146.62%1.23%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tigbauan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 129,228,809.70.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200970,064,495.89
201079,022,900.9812.79%
201184,176,492.056.52%
201280,763,457.90-4.05%
201393,415,802.1715.67%
2014106,677,780.6914.20%
2015118,686,005.1311.26%
2016129,228,809.708.88%

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 Tigbauan is 5 to 9, with 6,046 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 895 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,150
1 to 44,807
5 to 96,046
10 to 145,860
15 to 195,796
20 to 245,577
25 to 295,149
30 to 344,485
35 to 394,082
40 to 443,679
45 to 493,435
50 to 543,110
55 to 592,762
60 to 642,093
65 to 691,668
70 to 741,147
75 to 79895
80 and over965
Total62,706

Historical population

The population of Tigbauan grew from 22,804 in 1960 to 62,706 in 2015, an increase of 39,902 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.23%, or an increase of 3,892 people, from the previous population of 58,814 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
22,804
27,3961.81%
30,7222.33%
34,5402.37%
43,9342.44%
47,1581.34%
50,4461.46%
54,5741.09%
58,8142.76%
62,7061.23%

Location

The municipal center of Tigbauan is situated at approximately 10° 40' North, 122° 23' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.6 meters or 28.2 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 Tigbauan are Iloilo City, Bago, Passi, Bacolod, Talisay, and La Carlota. The nearest municipalities are Guimbal, Oton, Leon, Tubungan, Igbaras, and San Miguel. Its distance from the national capital is 459.02 kilometers (285.22 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Guimbal, Iloilo, 6.00 kilometers (3.73 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S76°W)
  • Oton, Iloilo, 11.27 kilometers (7.00 miles) to the East (N79°E)
  • Leon, Iloilo, 11.81 kilometers (7.34 miles) to the North (N6°E)
  • Tubungan, Iloilo, 11.90 kilometers (7.39 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)
  • Igbaras, Iloilo, 13.00 kilometers (8.08 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N69°W)
  • San Miguel, Iloilo, 15.26 kilometers (9.48 miles) to the Northeast (N39°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 459.02 kilometers (285.22 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 62,706, ranked 365 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 32.31 square kilometers, ranked 1,121 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 749 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 241 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.23%, ranked 954 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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