Lingig, Surigao del Sur

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Lingig
Municipality
Map of Surigao del Sur with Lingig highlighted
Map of Surigao del Sur with Lingig highlighted
Lingig is located in Philippines
Lingig
Lingig
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°02′N 126°25′E / 8.033°N 126.417°E / 8.033; 126.417Coordinates: 08°02′N 126°25′E / 8.033°N 126.417°E / 8.033; 126.417
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Surigao del Sur
District 2nd district of Surigao del Sur
Barangays 18
Government[1]
 • Mayor Roberto M. Luna Jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 305.17 km2 (117.83 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 31,544
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8312
Dialing code 86
Income class 2nd
Website www.lgulingig.webs.com

Lingig is a second class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 31,544 people.[3] Lingig is around one and a half hour away from Barangay Mangagoy, Bislig, by bus. It is a border town of Surigao del Sur with Davao Oriental.

Barangays[edit]

Lingig is politically subdivided into 18 barangays.[2]

  • Anibongan
  • Barcelona
  • Bogak
  • Bongan
  • Handamayan
  • Mahayahay
  • Mandus'
  • Mansa-ilao
  • Pagtila-an
  • Palo Alto
  • Poblacion
  • Rajah Cabungso-an
  • Sabang
  • Salvacion
  • San Roque
  • Tagpoporan
  • Union
  • Valencia

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Lingig
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 21,015 —    
1995 23,477 +2.10%
2000 26,487 +2.62%
2007 28,269 +0.90%
2010 31,544 +4.07%
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: SURIGAO DEL SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 1 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. 

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