Tabogon, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count25
Postal code6009
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesCamotes Sea
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Area (2007)101.35 km2 (39.13 sq mi)
Population (2015)39,013
Density (2015)385 / km2 (997 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 56' North, 124° 2' East (10.9410, 124.0292)
Estimated elevation above sea level17.4 meters (57.0 feet)

Tabogon is a coastal municipality in the island province of Cebu.

The municipality has a land area of 101.35 square kilometers or 39.13 square miles which constitutes 2.05% of Cebu's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 39,013. This represented 1.33% of the total population of Cebu province, or 0.53% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 385 inhabitants per square kilometer or 997 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tabogon has 25 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)
Alang‑alang1.87%73166410.09%1.85%
Caduawan7.14%2,7862,22125.44%4.41%
Camoboan4.72%1,8421,49023.62%4.12%
Canaocanao4.77%1,8611,6939.92%1.82%
Combado1.58%61741847.61%7.70%
Daantabogon3.15%1,2291,413-13.02%-2.62%
Ilihan10.92%4,2623,28029.94%5.11%
Kal‑anan2.09%815851-4.23%-0.82%
Labangon5.00%1,9521,75211.42%2.08%
Libjo7.01%2,7362,33817.02%3.04%
Loong3.10%1,2111,08012.13%2.20%
Mabuli4.39%1,7131,53811.38%2.07%
Managase3.76%1,4671,22519.76%3.49%
Manlagtang3.33%1,2991,1928.98%1.65%
Maslog3.18%1,2391,09413.25%2.40%
Muabog5.97%2,3302,04214.10%2.54%
Pio2.09%81468618.66%3.31%
Poblacion3.56%1,3871,22812.95%2.35%
Salag3.78%1,4741,08435.98%6.03%
Sambag2.30%89974620.51%3.62%
San Isidro1.71%6696168.60%1.58%
San Vicente2.10%82056245.91%7.46%
Somosa6.17%2,4061,83031.48%5.35%
Taba‑ao3.02%1,1771,00317.35%3.09%
Tapul3.27%1,27797830.57%5.21%
Tabogon Total39,01333,02418.14%3.22%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tabogon for the fiscal year of 2016 was 92,718,609.13.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200954,057,564.26
201057,576,218.586.51%
201161,847,369.887.42%
201261,999,947.490.25%
201366,535,695.587.32%
201475,492,173.2113.46%
201566,618,971.41-11.75%
201692,718,609.1339.18%

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 Tabogon is 5 to 9, with 4,495 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 480 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1852
1 to 43,611
5 to 94,495
10 to 144,158
15 to 193,847
20 to 243,656
25 to 293,070
30 to 342,576
35 to 392,208
40 to 441,932
45 to 491,673
50 to 541,651
55 to 591,538
60 to 641,385
65 to 69875
70 to 74520
75 to 79486
80 and over480
Total39,013

Historical population

The population of Tabogon grew from 20,219 in 1960 to 39,013 in 2015, an increase of 18,794 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.22%, or an increase of 5,989 people, from the previous population of 33,024 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,219
20,148-0.03%
20,1980.05%
21,8401.57%
24,9451.34%
27,7352.01%
27,8270.07%
31,9421.92%
33,0241.22%
39,0133.22%

Location

The municipal center of Tabogon is situated at approximately 10° 56' North, 124° 2' East, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.4 meters or 57.0 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 Tabogon are Bogo, Danao, Escalante, Ormoc, Sagay, and Mandaue. The nearest municipalities are Borbon, San Remigio, Sogod, Medellin, Tabuelan, and Catmon. Its distance from the national capital is 522.12 kilometers (324.43 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Borbon, Cebu, 11.59 kilometers (7.20 miles) to the South (S1°W)
  • San Remigio, Cebu, 18.51 kilometers (11.50 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)
  • Sogod, Cebu, 21.37 kilometers (13.28 miles) to the South (S7°W)
  • Medellin, Cebu, 21.90 kilometers (13.61 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)
  • Tabuelan, Cebu, 21.78 kilometers (13.53 miles) to the Southwest (S53°W)
  • Catmon, Cebu, 24.33 kilometers (15.12 miles) to the South (S4°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 522.12 kilometers (324.43 miles) to the Northwest (N39°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 39,013, ranked 698 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 39.13 square kilometers, ranked 1,022 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 385 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 512 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 3.22%, ranked 434 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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