Taparak is a barangay in the municipality of Alubijid, in the province of Misamis Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,697. This represented 5.71% of the total population of Alubijid.
According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taparak is 5 to 9, with 200 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 18 individuals.
The population of Taparak grew from 963 in 1990 to 1,697 in 2015, an increase of 734 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.59%, or an increase of 52 people, from the previous population of 1,645 in 2010.