Solongon, Municipality of La Libertad, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityLa Libertad
Postal code6213
Population (2015)2,306
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.0538, 123.2167

Solongon is a barangay in the municipality of La Libertad, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,306. This represented 5.97% of the total population of La Libertad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Solongon is 5 to 9, with 301 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4207
5 to 9301
10 to 14216
15 to 19171
20 to 24181
25 to 29158
30 to 34172
35 to 39145
40 to 44121
45 to 49137
50 to 54121
55 to 59106
60 to 6476
65 to 6941
70 to 7441
75 to 7937
80 and over28
Total2,306

Historical population

The population of Solongon grew from 1,759 in 1990 to 2,306 in 2015, an increase of 547 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 71 people, from the previous population of 2,235 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,759
1,8470.92%
1,8710.28%
2,0951.57%
2,2352.38%
2,3060.60%

Location

Solongon is situated at approximately 10.0538, 123.2167, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 36.6 meters or 120.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Solongon shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

(Back to top)

Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.