Tudela, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count11
Postal code6051
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesCamotes Sea
Philippine major island(s)Poro
Area (2007)33.02 km2 (12.75 sq mi)
Population (2015)11,296
Density (2015)342 / km2 (886 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 38' North, 124° 28' East (10.6367, 124.4694)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.5 meters (24.7 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 33.02 square kilometers or 12.75 square miles which constitutes 0.67% of Cebu's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 11,296. This represented 0.38% of the total population of Cebu province, or 0.15% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 342 inhabitants per square kilometer or 886 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tudela has 11 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)
Buenavista4.84%54748512.78%2.32%
Calmante12.96%1,4641,29113.40%2.42%
Daan Secante4.07%46041510.84%1.98%
General9.55%1,0791,0284.96%0.93%
McArthur10.69%1,20897723.64%4.12%
Northern Poblacion3.91%44226467.42%10.31%
Puertobello27.15%3,0672,57818.97%3.36%
Santander5.00%565593-4.72%-0.92%
Secante Bag‑o5.11%57750813.58%2.45%
Southern Poblacion6.75%7636969.63%1.77%
Villahermosa9.95%1,1241,0249.77%1.79%
Tudela Total11,2969,85914.58%2.62%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tudela for the fiscal year of 2016 was 46,170,877.52.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200926,606,321.64
201028,180,072.645.91%
201130,913,180.549.70%
201230,208,748.87-2.28%
201332,186,596.476.55%
201437,037,375.8515.07%
201542,045,482.6613.52%
201646,170,877.529.81%

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 Tudela is 10 to 14, with 1,132 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 163 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1163
1 to 4828
5 to 91,069
10 to 141,132
15 to 191,037
20 to 241,070
25 to 29782
30 to 34629
35 to 39638
40 to 44600
45 to 49604
50 to 54606
55 to 59527
60 to 64507
65 to 69381
70 to 74276
75 to 79236
80 and over211
Total11,296

Historical population

The population of Tudela grew from 7,380 in 1960 to 11,296 in 2015, an increase of 3,916 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.62%, or an increase of 1,437 people, from the previous population of 9,859 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,380
8,0520.86%
9,0202.30%
9,6111.28%
9,537-0.08%
9,358-0.35%
10,4012.29%
11,2661.11%
9,859-4.74%
11,2962.62%

Location

The municipal center of Tudela is situated at approximately 10° 38' North, 124° 28' East, in the island of Poro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.5 meters or 24.7 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 Tudela are Baybay, Ormoc, Danao, Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu, and Bogo. The nearest municipalities are Poro, San Francisco, Pilar, Merida, Isabel, and Inopacan. Its distance from the national capital is 578.80 kilometers (359.65 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Poro, Cebu, 6.69 kilometers (4.16 miles) to the West (S83°W)
  • San Francisco, Cebu, 9.67 kilometers (6.01 miles) to the West (N84°W)
  • Pilar, Cebu, 21.49 kilometers (13.36 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N29°E)
  • Merida, Leyte, 31.02 kilometers (19.27 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N14°E)
  • Isabel, Leyte, 32.07 kilometers (19.93 miles) to the North (N6°W)
  • Inopacan, Leyte, 33.24 kilometers (20.65 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S63°E)

Nearest cities

  • Baybay, Leyte, 36.12 kilometers (22.44 miles) to the East (N83°E)
  • Ormoc, Leyte, 43.39 kilometers (26.96 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N20°E)
  • Danao, Cebu, 50.09 kilometers (31.13 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S75°W)
  • Mandaue, 67.20 kilometers (41.76 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S59°W)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 67.38 kilometers (41.87 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S58°W)
  • Bogo, Cebu, 68.06 kilometers (42.29 miles) to the Northwest (N47°W)

Distance from Manila: 578.80 kilometers (359.65 miles) to the Northwest (N40°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 11,296, ranked 1,489 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 12.75 square kilometers, ranked 1,502 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 342 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 578 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.62%, ranked 483 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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