Talaba is a barangay in the municipality of Alubijid, in the province of Misamis Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,294. This represented 4.35% of the total population of Alubijid.
According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Talaba is 5 to 9, with 163 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 15 individuals.
The population of Talaba grew from 712 in 1990 to 1,294 in 2015, an increase of 582 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.82%, or an increase of 176 people, from the previous population of 1,118 in 2010.