San Francisco, Southern Leyte

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San Francisco
Municipality
Map of Southern Leyte with San Francisco highlighted
Map of Southern Leyte with San Francisco highlighted
San Francisco is located in Philippines
San Francisco
San Francisco
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°04′N 125°10′E / 10.067°N 125.167°E / 10.067; 125.167Coordinates: 10°04′N 125°10′E / 10.067°N 125.167°E / 10.067; 125.167
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Southern Leyte
Congr. district Lone district of S. Leyte
Barangays 22
Government[1]
 • Mayor Samson E. Gamutan Jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 68.60 km2 (26.49 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 12,528
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6613
Dialing code 53

San Francisco is a fifth class municipality in the province of Southern Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 12,528 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

San Francisco is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.[2]

  • Anislagon
  • Bongbong
  • Central (Pob.)
  • Dakit (Pob.)
  • Habay
  • Marayag
  • Napantao
  • Pinamudlan
  • Santa Paz Norte
  • Santa Paz Sur
  • Sudmon
  • Tinaan
  • Tuno
  • Ubos (Pob.)
  • Bongawisan
  • Causi
  • Gabi
  • Cahayag
  • Malico
  • Pasanon
  • Punta
  • Santa Cruz

History[edit]

In December 2003, a landslide destroyed most of barangay Punta, killing 200 people.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population census of San Francisco
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 11,703 —    
1995 9,543 −3.75%
2000 10,869 +2.83%
2007 12,084 +1.47%
2010 12,528 +1.32%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 15 July 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Southern Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 15 July 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 15 July 2013. 
  4. ^ http://www.pacom.mil/piupdates/0312landslide/photos.shtml

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