Jorge L. Araneta, City of Bago, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
CityBago
Postal code6101
Population (2015)9,457
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.4618, 122.9506

Jorge L. Araneta, formerly Ma-ao Central, is a barangay in the city of Bago, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,457. This represented 5.53% of the total population of Bago.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Jorge L. Araneta is 5 to 9, with 993 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 119 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1178
1 to 4726
5 to 9993
10 to 14924
15 to 19942
20 to 24879
25 to 29693
30 to 34590
35 to 39535
40 to 44518
45 to 49564
50 to 54518
55 to 59413
60 to 64304
65 to 69236
70 to 74181
75 to 79144
80 and over119
Total9,457

Historical population

The population of Jorge L. Araneta fell from 10,507 in 1990 to 9,457 in 2015, a decrease of 1,050 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.72%, or a decrease of 901 people, from the previous population of 10,358 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,507
8,674-3.53%
9,4791.92%
10,3981.28%
10,358-0.14%
9,457-1.72%

Location

Jorge L. Araneta is situated at approximately 10.4618, 122.9506, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.3 meters or 115.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Jorge L. Araneta 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.