Washington, City of Escalante, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
CityEscalante
Postal code6124
Population (2015)5,796
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.8498, 123.5183

Washington is a barangay in the city of Escalante, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,796. This represented 6.16% of the total population of Escalante.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Washington is 10 to 14, with 678 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 55 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1126
1 to 4486
5 to 9649
10 to 14678
15 to 19573
20 to 24518
25 to 29420
30 to 34355
35 to 39356
40 to 44304
45 to 49289
50 to 54253
55 to 59221
60 to 64188
65 to 69141
70 to 74113
75 to 7971
80 and over55
Total5,796

Historical population

The population of Washington grew from 4,487 in 1990 to 5,796 in 2015, an increase of 1,309 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.30%, or an increase of 91 people, from the previous population of 5,705 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,487
4,7180.94%
4,585-0.61%
5,4562.43%
5,7051.64%
5,7960.30%

Location

Washington is situated at approximately 10.8498, 123.5183, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.7 meters or 44.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Washington 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.