Baco, Oriental Mindoro

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Baco
Municipality
Official seal of Baco
Seal
Map of Oriental Mindoro showing the location of Baco
Map of Oriental Mindoro showing the location of Baco
Baco is located in Philippines
Baco
Baco
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°24′45″N 121°7′43″E / 13.41250°N 121.12861°E / 13.41250; 121.12861Coordinates: 13°24′45″N 121°7′43″E / 13.41250°N 121.12861°E / 13.41250; 121.12861
Country Philippines
Region MIMAROPA (Region IV-B)
Province Oriental Mindoro
District 1st District of Oriental Mindoro
Barangays 27
Government[1]
 • Mayor Reynaldo A. Marco
Area[2]
 • Total 216.23 km2 (83.49 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 35,060
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5201
Dialing code 43
Income class 3rd class; partially urban

Baco is a third class municipality in the province of Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 35,060 people.[3]

Geography[edit]

Baco is located in the northern part of Oriental Mindoro. It is bounded to the north by the Verde Island Passage, to the east by Calapan City and Naujan to the south by Santa Cruz and Sablayan in Occidental Mindoro, and to the west by San Teodoro. It has 27 barangays and Brgy. Poblacion known as its center of commerce.

Barangays[edit]

Baco is politically subdivided into 27 barangays.[2]

  • Alag
  • Bangkatan
  • Burbuli
  • Catwiran I
  • Catwiran II
  • Dulangan I
  • Dulangan II
  • Lumang Bayan
  • Malapad
  • Mangangan I
  • Mangangan II
  • Mayabig
  • Pambisan
  • Pulang-Tubig
  • Putican-Cabulo
  • San Andres
  • San Ignacio (Dulangan)
  • Santa Cruz
  • Santa Rosa I
  • Santa Rosa II
  • Tabon-tabon
  • Tagumpay
  • Water
  • Baras (Mangyan Minority)
  • Bayanan
  • Lantuyang (Mangyan Minority)
  • Poblacion

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Baco
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 23,800 —    
1995 25,915 +1.61%
2000 30,167 +3.31%
2007 34,127 +1.72%
2010 35,060 +0.99%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ORIENTAL MINDORO". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 30 October 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 30 October 2012. 

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