Santa Cruz, Municipality of Macrohon, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityMacrohon
Postal code6601
Population (2015)1,557
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.0728, 124.9486

Santa Cruz, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Macrohon, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,557. This represented 5.93% of the total population of Macrohon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Cruz is 5 to 9, with 165 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4108
5 to 9165
10 to 14163
15 to 19152
20 to 24107
25 to 2991
30 to 3493
35 to 39113
40 to 4496
45 to 49113
50 to 5463
55 to 5967
60 to 6450
65 to 6947
70 to 7448
75 to 7928
80 and over29
Total1,557

Historical population

The population of Santa Cruz grew from 978 in 1990 to 1,557 in 2015, an increase of 579 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.53%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 1,514 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
978
1,0741.77%
1,3545.09%
1,4070.53%
1,5142.70%
1,5570.53%

Location

Santa Cruz is situated at approximately 10.0728, 124.9486, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 105.4 meters or 345.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa 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.