BARANGAY HALL ADDRESS:
S. Reyes Street, JICA Road, Punta, Jalajala, Rizal
POPULATION (2015): 3,120
NUMBER OF HOUSEHOLDS: 671
AREA: 418.46 Hectares
JUANIO T. PILLAS
VINCENT D. MANDIQUECESAR P. VILLARANVICTOR L. TANYAGROBERT ACE B. PILLASJOEL R. CANDELARIAGABRIEL T. RINO, SR.ORLANDO P. GELLIDO
PRINCESS DIANE N. RINO
MAYETTE E. GONZALES
Punta is a barangay in the municipality of Jalajala, in the province of Rizal. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was
3,120. This represented 9.67% of the total population of Jalajala.
According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Punta is 15 to 19, with 358 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.
Combining age groups together, those aged 14
and below, consisting of the the young dependent population which
include infants/babies, children and young adolescents/teenagers, make up an
aggregate of 30.03% (937). Those aged 15 up to 64, roughly, the
economically active population and actual or potential members of the work
force, constitute a total of 65.93% (2,057). Finally, old dependent population
consisting of the senior citizens, those aged 65 and over, total 4.04%
(126) in all.
The computed Age Dependency Ratios mean that among the population of
Punta, there are 46 youth dependents to every 100 of the working age
population; there are 6 aged/senior citizens to every 100 of the working
population; and overall, there are 52 dependents (young and old-age) to every
100 of the working population.
The median age of 24
indicates that half of the entire population of Punta are aged less than 24 and
the other half are over the age of 24.
The population of Punta grew from 1,651 in 1990 to 3,120 in 2015, an increase of 1,469 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.83%, or an increase of 284 people, from the previous population of 2,836 in 2010.
Punta is situated at approximately 14.3033, 121.3112, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.6 meters or 195.5 feet above mean sea level.