Apolong, Municipality of Valencia, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityValencia
Postal code6215
Population (2015)1,623
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.2816, 123.2042

Apolong is a barangay in the municipality of Valencia, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,623. This represented 4.66% of the total population of Valencia.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Apolong is 5 to 9, with 161 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4136
5 to 9161
10 to 14157
15 to 19160
20 to 24149
25 to 29141
30 to 34119
35 to 39101
40 to 44104
45 to 4980
50 to 5471
55 to 5960
60 to 6464
65 to 6930
70 to 7426
75 to 7916
80 and over19
Total1,623

Historical population

The population of Apolong grew from 1,006 in 1990 to 1,623 in 2015, an increase of 617 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.56%, or an increase of 127 people, from the previous population of 1,496 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,006
930-1.46%
1,1624.89%
1,3011.57%
1,4965.22%
1,6231.56%

Location

Apolong is situated at approximately 9.2816, 123.2042, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 572.3 meters or 1,877.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Apolong 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.