San Enrique, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
Barangay count10
Postal code6104
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPanay Gulf [Sulu Sea], Guimaras Strait [Sulu Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Area (2007)28.84 km2 (11.14 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,907
Density (2015)829 / km2 (2,146 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 25' North, 122° 51' East (10.4121, 122.8547)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.3 meters (27.3 feet)

San Enrique is a coastal municipality in the province of Negros Occidental.

The municipality has a land area of 28.84 square kilometers or 11.14 square miles which constitutes 0.37% of Negros Occidental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,907. This represented 0.96% of the total population of Negros Occidental province, or 0.32% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 829 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,146 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Enrique has 10 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)
Bagonawa6.28%1,5011,4890.81%0.15%
Baliwagan12.37%2,9572,8553.57%0.67%
Batuan5.29%1,2651,2421.85%0.35%
Guintorilan6.00%1,4341,3883.31%0.62%
Nayon4.59%1,0981,0722.43%0.46%
Poblacion30.04%7,1817,309-1.75%-0.34%
Sibucao11.52%2,7532,6573.61%0.68%
Tabao Baybay10.28%2,4572,3604.11%0.77%
Tabao Rizal9.38%2,2432,03410.28%1.88%
Tibsoc4.26%1,01878330.01%5.12%
San Enrique Total23,90723,1893.10%0.58%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Enrique for the fiscal year of 2016 was 63,090,306.81.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200936,260,533.78
201038,486,601.866.14%
201141,909,717.218.89%
201240,887,876.23-2.44%
201344,650,336.009.20%
201450,989,281.9214.20%
201557,643,811.3913.05%
201663,090,306.819.45%

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 San Enrique is 5 to 9, with 2,454 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 277 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1457
1 to 41,861
5 to 92,454
10 to 142,187
15 to 192,157
20 to 242,166
25 to 291,956
30 to 341,642
35 to 391,464
40 to 441,364
45 to 491,432
50 to 541,279
55 to 591,038
60 to 64822
65 to 69586
70 to 74432
75 to 79333
80 and over277
Total23,907

Historical population

The population of San Enrique grew from 10,476 in 1960 to 23,907 in 2015, an increase of 13,431 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.58%, or an increase of 718 people, from the previous population of 23,189 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,476
12,3681.64%
14,0552.60%
14,6620.85%
19,2552.76%
20,6491.32%
22,0911.46%
22,9870.55%
23,1890.32%
23,9070.58%

Location

The municipal center of San Enrique is situated at approximately 10° 25' North, 122° 51' East, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.3 meters or 27.3 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 San Enrique are La Carlota, Bago, Bacolod, Himamaylan, Talisay, and Canlaon. The nearest municipalities are Pontevedra, Valladolid, Pulupandan, Hinigaran, La Castellana, and Binalbagan. Its distance from the national capital is 505.16 kilometers (313.89 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 505.16 kilometers (313.89 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N23°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,907, ranked 1,089 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 11.14 square kilometers, ranked 1,499 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 829 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 206 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.58%, ranked 540 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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