Cruz, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)1,013
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.9757, 124.4095

Cruz is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,013. This represented 1.74% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cruz is 10 to 14, with 133 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4101
5 to 9130
10 to 14133
15 to 1979
20 to 2462
25 to 2977
30 to 3471
35 to 3953
40 to 4451
45 to 4945
50 to 5446
55 to 5938
60 to 6431
65 to 6928
70 to 7421
75 to 7912
80 and over7
Total1,013

Historical population

The population of Cruz grew from 773 in 1990 to 1,013 in 2015, an increase of 240 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.07%, or an increase of 55 people, from the previous population of 958 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
773
8832.52%
815-1.70%
8300.25%
9585.36%
1,0131.07%

Location

Cruz is situated at approximately 10.9757, 124.4095, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.9 meters or 39.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cruz 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.