Balintawak, City of Escalante, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
CityEscalante
Postal code6124
Population (2015)15,893
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.8417, 123.4982

Balintawak, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Escalante, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 15,893. This represented 16.89% of the total population of Escalante.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balintawak is 10 to 14, with 1,632 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 158 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1325
1 to 41,234
5 to 91,629
10 to 141,632
15 to 191,610
20 to 241,441
25 to 291,204
30 to 341,037
35 to 391,065
40 to 44957
45 to 49813
50 to 54789
55 to 59657
60 to 64516
65 to 69372
70 to 74263
75 to 79191
80 and over158
Total15,893

Historical population

The population of Balintawak grew from 10,386 in 1990 to 15,893 in 2015, an increase of 5,507 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.51%, or an increase of 416 people, from the previous population of 15,477 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,386
12,6223.72%
11,205-2.52%
14,5693.69%
15,4772.23%
15,8930.51%

Location

Balintawak is situated at approximately 10.8417, 123.4982, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 28.7 meters or 94.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balintawak 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.