Catmon, Bulacan

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Catmon
Barangay
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Catmon is located in Philippines
Catmon
Catmon
Coordinates: 14°49′48.94″N 121°00′08.18″E / 14.8302611°N 121.0022722°E / 14.8302611; 121.0022722Coordinates: 14°49′48.94″N 121°00′08.18″E / 14.8302611°N 121.0022722°E / 14.8302611; 121.0022722
Country Philippines
Municipality Santa Maria, Bulacan
Area
 • Land 3.199 sq mi (8.2860 km2)
Elevation 137 ft (42 m)
Population (2007)
 • Total 11,913
 • Density 3,723.7/sq mi (1,437.72/km2)

Catmon (PSGC: 031423006) is one of the twenty-four barangays comprising the municipality of Santa Maria, Bulacan, in the Philippines.

Geography[edit]

Area and Location[edit]

Catmon is the 2nd largest barangay in Santa Maria with a land area of 8.2860 square kilometres (3.1992 sq mi), next only to Pulong Buhangin. It is bordered by Barangay Patag on the south-west, Guyong on the west, Bulac on the east, and Balasing on the north.

Climate[edit]

The prevailing climatic conditions in the barangay are categorized into two (2) types: dry and wet season.

The annual mean temperature in the area is 27 °C (81 °F). The warmest month is May with a mean temperature of 29.9 °C (85.8 °F) while the coldest is January at 25.2 °C (77.4 °F).

The mean annual relative humidity in the Barangay is 77% which is not high. The mean monthly relative humidity is lowest in March at 64% and highest in September at 84%

Demographics[edit]

As of 2007 census, Catmon has a population of 11,913 people with a density of 1,437.72 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,723.7/sq mi). The population is the 5th largest in Sta.Maria, Bulacan.

Schools[edit]

Political map of Sta. Maria.

Catmon has 4 public schools: 3 elementary schools and 1 highschool

  • Kaylawig Elementary School
  • Jose Juan Serapio Elementary School
  • Pila Elementary School
  • Catmon National High School

Transportation and Communication[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Public vehicles such as buses, jeepneys, and tricycles are the means of transportation in the barangay. Tricycles are available for 24 hours.

Catmon bridge and welcome marker

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