Duero, Bohol

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Duero
Municipality
Duero Bohol 2.JPG
Map of Bohol with Duero highlighted
Map of Bohol with Duero highlighted
Duero is located in Philippines
Duero
Duero
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°43′N 124°24′E / 9.72°N 124.4°E / 9.72; 124.4Coordinates: 9°43′N 124°24′E / 9.72°N 124.4°E / 9.72; 124.4
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Bohol
District 3rd district of Bohol
Founded 1862
Barangay 21 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Conrada Amparo (LP)
 • Vice mayor Ronald Felisilda
 • Town Council
Area[1]
 • Total 88.90 km2 (34.32 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)[2]
 • Total 17,580
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
 • Languages Boholano (Binisaya)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6309
IDD: +63 (0)38
Income class 5th class
PSGC 071221000

Duero is a fifth income class municipality in the province of Bohol, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 17,580.[2] It may have been named after the Duero River in the Iberian peninsula.

Roman Catholicism was introduced to the town in 1860 by a Spanish priest. Duero was established as a municipality two years later, and a convent was constructed in 1868.[1]

Barangays[edit]

Duero is divided into 21 barangays:

  • Alejawan
  • Angilan
  • Anibongan
  • Bangwalog
  • Cansuhay
  • Danao
  • Duay
  • Guinsularan
  • Itum
  • Langkis
  • Lobogon
  • Madua Norte
  • Madua Sur
  • Mambool
  • Mawi
  • Payao
  • San Antonio (Poblacion)
  • San Isidro
  • San Pedro
  • Imelda
  • Taytay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Duero
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 14,242 —    
1995 14,299 +0.07%
2000 16,485 +3.10%
2007 17,254 +0.63%
2010 17,580 +0.68%
Source: National Statistics Office[2][3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Municipality of Duero". Retrieved 30 January 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007" (PDF). National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 June 2011. 

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