Tapon Norte, Municipality of San Jose, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalitySan Jose
Postal code6202
Population (2015)2,677
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.4130, 123.2356

Tapon Norte is a barangay in the municipality of San Jose, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,677. This represented 13.11% of the total population of San Jose.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Tapon Norte are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 10 to 14, with 261 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 38 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 159
1 to 4218
5 to 9261
10 to 14261
15 to 19249
20 to 24241
25 to 29223
30 to 34198
35 to 39162
40 to 44153
45 to 49139
50 to 54115
55 to 59117
60 to 64100
65 to 6956
70 to 7443
75 to 7938
80 and over44
Total2,677

Historical population

The population of Tapon Norte grew from 1,205 in 1990 to 2,677 in 2015, an increase of 1,472 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.40%, or an increase of 188 people, from the previous population of 2,489 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,205
1,7046.71%
1,8181.40%
2,1142.10%
2,4896.12%
2,6771.40%

Location

Tapon Norte is situated at approximately 9.4130, 123.2356, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 42.3 meters or 138.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tapon Norte 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.