Blumentritt, Municipality of Murcia, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
MunicipalityMurcia
Postal code6129
Population (2015)12,141
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.6147, 123.0283

Blumentritt is a barangay in the municipality of Murcia, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 12,141. This represented 14.94% of the total population of Murcia.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Blumentritt is 10 to 14, with 1,298 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 113 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1281
1 to 41,023
5 to 91,286
10 to 141,298
15 to 191,172
20 to 241,112
25 to 29944
30 to 34831
35 to 39750
40 to 44686
45 to 49649
50 to 54591
55 to 59495
60 to 64383
65 to 69226
70 to 74174
75 to 79127
80 and over113
Total12,141

Historical population

The population of Blumentritt grew from 6,233 in 1990 to 12,141 in 2015, an increase of 5,908 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.21%, or an increase of 745 people, from the previous population of 11,396 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,233
6,5831.03%
6,8700.92%
10,7556.38%
11,3962.13%
12,1411.21%

Location

Blumentritt is situated at approximately 10.6147, 123.0283, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 113.5 meters or 372.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Blumentritt 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.