Poblacion, Municipality of Alcantara, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityAlcantara
Postal code6033
Population (2015)2,440
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates9.9735, 123.4037

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Alcantara, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,440. This represented 16.09% of the total population of Alcantara.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 274 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4180
5 to 9274
10 to 14256
15 to 19227
20 to 24234
25 to 29199
30 to 34160
35 to 39152
40 to 44137
45 to 49128
50 to 54118
55 to 5996
60 to 6478
65 to 6960
70 to 7439
75 to 7928
80 and over36
Total2,440

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 1,552 in 1990 to 2,440 in 2015, an increase of 888 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.02%, or an increase of 2 people, from the previous population of 2,438 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,552
1,8012.83%
1,9822.07%
2,2171.56%
2,4383.52%
2,4400.02%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 9.9735, 123.4037, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.1 meters or 26.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.