San Julian, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
Barangay count16
Postal code6814
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Area (2007)150.62 km2 (58.15 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,498
Density (2015)96 / km2 (249 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 45' North, 125° 27' East (11.7542, 125.4544)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.3 meters (20.6 feet)

San Julian is a coastal municipality in the province of Eastern Samar.

The municipality has a land area of 150.62 square kilometers or 58.15 square miles which constitutes 3.23% of Eastern Samar's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,498. This represented 3.10% of the total population of Eastern Samar province, or 0.33% of the overall population of the Eastern Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 96 inhabitants per square kilometer or 249 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Julian has 16 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Barangay No. 1 Poblacion2.46%3573269.51%1.74%
Barangay No. 2 Poblacion2.68%38835010.86%1.98%
Barangay No. 3 Poblacion5.39%7827583.17%0.60%
Barangay No. 4 Poblacion2.61%3783663.28%0.62%
Barangay No. 5 Poblacion2.63%3813547.63%1.41%
Barangay No. 6 Poblacion5.94%8617978.03%1.48%
Bunacan3.59%52036542.47%6.97%
Campidhan6.86%9959682.79%0.53%
Casoroy6.58%9549154.26%0.80%
Libas10.62%1,5401,4843.77%0.71%
Lunang1.97%286307-6.84%-1.34%
Nena15.78%2,2882,304-0.69%-0.13%
Pagbabangnan10.20%1,4791,34110.29%1.88%
Putong6.98%1,0121,015-0.30%-0.06%
San Isidro9.92%1,4381,4131.77%0.33%
San Miguel5.79%83968522.48%3.94%
San Julian Total14,49813,7485.46%1.02%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Julian for the fiscal year of 2016 was 65,724,712.69.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200937,179,176.88
201040,660,637.809.36%
201140,715,291.570.13%
201242,290,544.843.87%
201345,904,279.448.55%
201451,868,948.0112.99%
201558,891,938.6613.54%
201665,724,712.6911.60%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Julian is 5 to 9, with 1,653 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 225 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1293
1 to 41,253
5 to 91,653
10 to 141,643
15 to 191,541
20 to 241,134
25 to 29845
30 to 34823
35 to 39827
40 to 44828
45 to 49793
50 to 54639
55 to 59563
60 to 64441
65 to 69396
70 to 74361
75 to 79240
80 and over225
Total14,498

Historical population

The population of San Julian grew from 7,806 in 1960 to 14,498 in 2015, an increase of 6,692 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 750 people, from the previous population of 13,748 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,806
10,2372.69%
10,9651.39%
13,0073.47%
11,469-1.25%
11,8580.63%
12,3830.93%
13,1640.85%
13,7481.59%
14,4981.02%

Location

The municipal center of San Julian is situated at approximately 11° 45' North, 125° 27' East, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.3 meters or 20.6 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to San Julian are Borongan, Catbalogan, Tacloban, Calbayog, Ormoc, and Baybay. The nearest municipalities are Sulat, Taft, Can-avid, Maydolong, Dolores, and Balangkayan. Its distance from the national capital is 577.67 kilometers (358.95 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Borongan, Eastern Samar, 15.96 kilometers (9.91 miles) to the South (S8°W)
  • Catbalogan, Samar, 62.34 kilometers (38.73 miles) to the West (N88°W)
  • Tacloban, 74.62 kilometers (46.37 miles) to the Southwest (S41°W)
  • Calbayog, Samar, 99.85 kilometers (62.04 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N70°W)
  • Ormoc, Leyte, 124.19 kilometers (77.17 miles) to the Southwest (S48°W)
  • Baybay, Leyte, 139.10 kilometers (86.43 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S31°W)

Distance from Manila: 577.67 kilometers (358.95 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N56°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,498, ranked 1,415 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 58.15 square kilometers, ranked 735 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 96 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,328 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.02%, ranked 1,464 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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