Songco, City of Borongan, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
CityBorongan
Postal code6800
Population (2015)3,371
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.6174, 125.4273

Songco is a barangay in the city of Borongan, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,371. This represented 4.86% of the total population of Borongan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Songco is 15 to 19, with 393 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 160
1 to 4266
5 to 9323
10 to 14329
15 to 19393
20 to 24297
25 to 29291
30 to 34251
35 to 39207
40 to 44196
45 to 49172
50 to 54139
55 to 59131
60 to 64100
65 to 6985
70 to 7457
75 to 7936
80 and over38
Total3,371

Historical population

The population of Songco grew from 2,101 in 1990 to 3,371 in 2015, an increase of 1,270 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.51%, or an increase of 89 people, from the previous population of 3,282 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,101
2,4112.61%
2,9414.35%
3,4132.07%
3,282-1.41%
3,3710.51%

Location

Songco is situated at approximately 11.6174, 125.4273, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.2 meters or 40.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Songco 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.