Las Nieves, Agusan del Norte

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Las Nieves
Municipality
Map of Agusan del Norte with Las Nieves highlighted
Map of Agusan del Norte with Las Nieves highlighted
Las Nieves is located in Philippines
Las Nieves
Las Nieves
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°44′N 125°36′E / 8.733°N 125.600°E / 8.733; 125.600Coordinates: 08°44′N 125°36′E / 8.733°N 125.600°E / 8.733; 125.600
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Agusan del Norte
District 1st district of Agusan del Norte
Barangays 20
Government[1]
 • Mayor Avelina S. Rosales
Area[2]
 • Total 582.69 km2 (224.98 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 26,856
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8610
Dialing code 85
Income class 2nd

Las Nieves is a second class municipality in the province of Agusan del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 26,856 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Las Nieves is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[2]

  • Ambacon
  • Bonifacio
  • Consorcia
  • Katipunan
  • Lingayao
  • Malicato
  • Maningalao
  • Marcos Calo
  • Mat-i
  • Pinana-an
  • Poblacion
  • San Isidro
  • Tinucoran
  • Balungagan
  • Eduardo G. Montilla (Camboayon)
  • Durian
  • Ibuan
  • Rosario

History[edit]

Barangay Casiklan was created in 2000.[4] It is situated on the southernmost part of the province.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Las Nieves
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 15,409 —    
1995 22,966 +8.31%
2000 21,530 −1.28%
2007 25,203 +2.28%
2010 26,856 +2.14%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: AGUSAN DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  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 1 April 2014. 
  4. ^ NSCB - 2001 Factsheet - 12 New Cities Created, July–December 2000.

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