Irosin, Sorsogon

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Irosin
Municipality
Map of Sorsogon with Irosin highlighted
Map of Sorsogon with Irosin highlighted
Irosin is located in Philippines
Irosin
Irosin
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 12°42′N 124°02′E / 12.700°N 124.033°E / 12.700; 124.033Coordinates: 12°42′N 124°02′E / 12.700°N 124.033°E / 12.700; 124.033
Country Philippines
Region Bicol (Region V)
Province Sorsogon
Legislative district 2nd district of Sorsogon
Barangays 28
Government[1]
 • Mayor Eduardo E. Ong, jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 149.87 km2 (57.87 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 51,777
 • Density 350/km2 (890/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4707
Dialing code 56
Website irosin.gov.ph

Irosin is a second class municipality[2] in the province of Sorsogon, Philippines. It is the only land-locked municipality of the province. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 51,777 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Irosin is politically subdivided into 28 barangays.[2]

  • Bagsangan
  • Bacolod (Pob.)
  • Batang
  • Bolos
  • Buenavista
  • Bulawan
  • Carriedo
  • Casini
  • Cawayan
  • Cogon
  • Gabao
  • Gulang-Gulang
  • Gumapia
  • Santo Domingo (Lamboon)
  • Liang
  • Macawayan
  • Mapaso
  • Monbon
  • Patag
  • Salvacion
  • San Agustin (Pob.)
  • San Isidro (Pulot)
  • San Juan (Pob.)
  • San Julian (Pob.)
  • San Pedro
  • Tabon-Tabon
  • Tinampo
  • Tongdol

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Irosin
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 37,887 —    
1995 41,005 +1.49%
2000 45,507 +2.26%
2007 49,968 +1.30%
2010 51,777 +1.30%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 20 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Province: Sorsogon". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 20 February 2013. 
  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 20 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Sorsogon". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 25 July 2013. 

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