Obogon, City of Tanjay, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityTanjay
Postal code6204
Population (2015)3,458
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.5074, 123.1521

Obogon is a barangay in the city of Tanjay, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,458. This represented 4.29% of the total population of Tanjay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Obogon is 5 to 9, with 314 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 55 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4250
5 to 9314
10 to 14299
15 to 19302
20 to 24302
25 to 29290
30 to 34201
35 to 39174
40 to 44220
45 to 49214
50 to 54187
55 to 59182
60 to 64146
65 to 69110
70 to 7455
75 to 7984
80 and over72
Total3,458

Historical population

The population of Obogon grew from 2,441 in 1990 to 3,458 in 2015, an increase of 1,017 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.43%, or an increase of 248 people, from the previous population of 3,210 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,441
2,7872.51%
2,8080.16%
3,2031.83%
3,2100.08%
3,4581.43%

Location

Obogon is situated at approximately 9.5074, 123.1521, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.3 meters or 37.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Obogon 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.