San Jose, Municipality of Tagapul-an, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityTagapul-An
Postal code6712
Population (2020)552
Philippine major island(s)Tagapul-an
Coordinates12.0494, 124.1588 (12° 3' North, 124° 10' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level16.9 meters (55.4 feet)

San Jose, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Tagapul-An, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 552. This represented 6.27% of the total population of Tagapul-an.

Demographics

Households

The household population of San Jose in the 2015 Census was 592 broken down into 140 households or an average of 4.23 members per household.

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Number of households in San Jose (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
4961004.96
5191224.25
5451244.40
411874.72
477994.82
5921404.23

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Jose is 10 to 14, with 87 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

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Population of San Jose by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1111.86%
1 to 4345.74%
5 to 9498.28%
10 to 148714.70%
15 to 197512.67%
20 to 24579.63%
25 to 29355.91%
30 to 34264.39%
35 to 39325.41%
40 to 44376.25%
45 to 49376.25%
50 to 54254.22%
55 to 59213.55%
60 to 64203.38%
65 to 69152.53%
70 to 74132.20%
75 to 7991.52%
80 and over91.52%
Total592100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 49.59
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 12.6
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 62.19
  • Median Age: 23.51

Historical population

The population of San Jose grew from 496 in 1990 to 552 in 2020, an increase of 56 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 1.46%, or a decrease of 40 people, from the previous population of 592 in 2015.

Population of San Jose (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
496
5190.85%
5451.05%
411-3.82%
4775.57%
5924.20%
552-1.46%

Location

San Jose is situated at approximately 12.0494, 124.1588, in the island of Tagapul-an. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.9 meters or 55.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Jose shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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